Day: June 12, 2020

  • No luck for Mr Luck – and other news from 100 years ago.

    No luck for Mr Luck –  and other news from 100 years ago.

    Featured image: C. Irwin seems to be an earlier version of Gordon Warren, a moruya man who won many prizes for his poultry. Cups, trophies, plaques and ribbons won by mr Warren are in our museum’s collection.. Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of 12 June 1920, provided by the Moruya & District Historical […]

  • Shire-wide news from 100 years ago – 9 May 1920.

    Shire-wide news from 100 years ago – 9 May 1920.

    Featured image: A pipe from our collection – currently in the parlour of the museum. Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of 29 May 1920, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society THE ANTI TOBACCO CAMPAIGN. A TIMELY WARNING. Prohibitionists often deny that there is any intention of teetotal extremists to attack the […]