Day: January 7, 2022

  • News from 100 years ago – 7 January 1922

    News from 100 years ago – 7 January 1922

    7/1/1922 SHIRE MEETING. – In consequence of the heavy rains preventing distant councilors from attending, the Shire meeting which was to be held on Wednesday, was adjourned until today (Saturday). AUSTRALIA’S DEBT. – The grand total of Australia’s public debt – Commonwealth, State and municipal is £828,996,734. Taking Australia’s population as 5,426,000, this works out […]