Jewellers Issac Himelock and William
Leevey were held up by bushrangers en route to Dunolly near Nuggetty
Flat - 2 five pound notes, 529 one pound notes, 12 pounds in silver,
three pounds in gold, 36 diamond and
gold rings, brooches, a revolver, American dollars and many, many, many
hunter watches stolen, never recovered.
It is reported
that A group of women are taken by dray to the Dunolly scent farm where
the manager Mr Mellon teaches them about the soils needed by perfumed
plants, the best method of growing them, planting, pruning and how to
extract the oil for essential oils and perfumes by dry extraction and by
Mr Skelly was thrown by a horse and dislocated his shoulder.
Mr and Mrs George Stafford celebrated their golden wedding
anniversary, they were married at the Church of England at Dunolly by
Rev Richard Stevens in 1859 and have resided here ever since.
Catholic federation scholarship awarded to Michael Currie from St Mary’s school, Dunolly.