This Day in History: 1902-09-11

Arthur Houghton Russell left Newcastle, having been the head teacher at the Newcastle State School for 4 ½ years. He was transferred to a school in North Kalgoorlie. The Newcastle residents presented Russell with an illuminated address made by Miss Vinnie Davidson.

Newcastle herald, 13 Sept. 1902, pp. 4, 6.
West Australian, 15 Sept. 1902, p.5.