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The district responds to the outbreak of war ...and a homing pigeon

Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of this time in 1914, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society:

LADIES CALLED – In this issue a meeting of ladies is called for Tuesday next at 3 p.m., in the “Town Hall” (old Council Chambers) for the purpose of forming a helpers’ branch of the Red Cross Society in this district. 537 more words

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Prayers For Peace - August 8, 1914

Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of this time in 1914, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society:

PRAYERS FOR PEACE – All the services at St. 638 more words

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The winds of war and pedigree pigs - 100 years ago - 1st August, 1914.

Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of this time in 1914, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society:

LONDON, THURSDAY – A European war is almost certain. 557 more words

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Mountain Identities, Plague and Concerts - from 25 July, 1914

Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of this time in 1914, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society:

JOHN RILEY, an old mountain identity, said to be the original of Patterson’s “ 613 more words

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Labor scrutineers, steamships and football - 27 June, 1914

Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of this time in 1914, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society:

NEW STEAMER – The s.s. “Bodalla,” which is being built for the Illawarra and South Coast S.N. 663 more words

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"The Superfluous Woman" and more - from the Moruya Examiner 18 July, 1914

Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of this time in 1914, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society:

SNOW visible on the mountains from here on Wednesday.   716 more words

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One hundred years ago - 4 July, 1914

Shire-wide news extracts from the Moruya Examiner of this time in 1914, provided by the Moruya & District Historical Society:

THE WEATHER – Splendid soaking rain has been falling since Tuesday evening, and at the time of going to Press there was every appearance of it continuing. 580 more words

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