This Day in History: 1909-10-19

Mr. G. Chitty Baker visited Newcastle to judge the gardens for the Goldfields Water Supply Administration. The prize for Class A was awarded to the Sisters of Mercy, at the Convent, and Class B to Mrs. C. Donegan, Clinton Street. The Sisters, in addition to receiving a medal, will be supplied with about 20,000 gallons of free water by the Goldfields Water Supply Department.

Northam advertiser, 20 Oct. 1909, p.2.
Newcastle herald, 23 Oct. 1909, p.4.
W.A. record, 30 Oct. 1909, p.11.