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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


Surname

Betty Grace MULLIGAN

Born 19 November 1926 in Meckering, Western Australia [25]
Daughter of "George" Wilfred George MULLIGAN and "Ess" Ester Florida NORTHEY[P217]
Resided with parents in premises adjoining the Winchester General Store in Choral Street, Winchester 1927-1936 [P217]
Student at the Winchester State School from 5 September 1932 to 19 June 1936[25]
Thanks to her mother she celebrated her sixth birthday with friends at a party on Saturday 19 November 1932 [5: 18-Nov-1932]
Received a 1st prize for a Crayon Drawing at the Coorow-Waddy Agricultural Show on 7 September 1933 [5: 15-Sep-1933]
The next week, on 14 September 1933, she won 1st prize for a Crayon Drawing at the Carnamah Agricultural Show [5: 22-Sep-1933]
Won 2nd prize for a Pencil Drawing in the Educational section of the Carnamah Agricultural Show in 1935 [5: 20-Sep-1935]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 2 November 1935 as a "Fairy" [5: 8-Nov-1935]
Performed in the Winchester State School's Concert at the Winchester School on Saturday evening 14 December 1935 [5: 20-Dec-1935]
     During the evening she recited "The White Rabbit" and herself and Rita M. GERSCH sang the song "Peter Rabbit" [5: 20-Dec-1935]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Saturday 14 November 1936 as a "Debutante" [5: 20-Nov-1936]
In June 1936 shifted with parents from Winchester to Carnamah [P217]
Student at the Carnamah State School [25]
Left the Carnamah district in 1939 and shifted with parents to a property in Kenwick [P217]


Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Betty Grace Mulligan' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 15 August 2020 from www.carnamah.com.au/bio/betty-grace-mulligan [sources]




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