This Day in History: 1907-11-06

Master Lewis Davey of Newcastle was champion athlete at the Secondary Schools Athletic Championships, winning 5 of his 9 events. Davey (son of Henry Davey Jnr.) had been a pupil of Guildford Grammar School since 1904. He had been a member of Midland Junction’s football team, having played in the senior ranks for 2 years.

Morning herald (Perth), 8 Nov. 1907, p.2 (photo).
Newcastle herald, 9 Nov. 1907, p.5.