This Day in History: 1979-07-17

The Toodyay Shire Council appointed Jenny Allen as the new Curator at the Old Gaol Museum in Clinton Street. The position now included an annual honorarium of $500. Jenny replaced Pam Masters who had been acting Curator since the resignation of the Rev. Hugh McGuiness earlier that year.

Central districts herald-tribune, 30 Aug. 1979, p.1.
Old Gaol Committee minutes, 17 July 1979.