This Day in History: 1935-12-24

At the order of the local doctor Dr. Anthony Jesser Coupe and health authorities, all amusements in the Toodyay town were cancelled on Christmas Eve for the Christmas period owing to an outbreak of diphtheria.

Toodyay herald, 3 Jan. 1936, p.21.
West Australian, 8 Jan. 1936, p.5.