This Day in History: 1907-11-06

Newcastle Mayor, Abraham Myers, held a Mayor’s Ball in the Oddfellows’ Hall on New Road, Newcastle, to celebrate his first year in office. This ‘unique event’, which featured a marquee as the supper room, was attended by 160 people.

Sources:
Newcastle herald, 9 Nov. 1907, p.5.
West Australian, 16 Nov. 1907, p.6.