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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Connie" Constance Olga BASTIAN

Born 1916 in Geraldton, Western Australia [15]
Daughter of "Archie" Archibald BASTIAN and Myria Rogers BLIGHT [P112]
Resided with her parents on The Oaks Farm in Three Springs [P259]
Attended the Three Springs Agricultural Society's First Annual Show and Show Ball on Thursday 20 September 1928 [4: 29-Sep-1928]
     Exhibited in the Educational section, winning four 1st prizes for Writing, Pencil Drawing, Crayon Drawing and Sewing [4]
Won 2nd prize for a Nature Drawing in the Educational section of the Three Springs Agricultural Show in 1929 [4: 5-Oct-1929]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Three Springs on Friday 6 December 1929 as an "Turf Cigarettes" [4: 14-Dec-1929]
Attended the Children's Fancy Dress Ball held in Three Springs on 28 November 1930 as "Grenadier" [4: 6-Dec-1930]
Attended the Carnamah Grand Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Thursday 28 July 1932 in a gown of white georgette [5: 5-Aug-1932]
Attended the Show Ball following the Carnamah Agricultural Show on 15 September 1932 in a gown of green lace [5: 23-Sep-1932]
Attended the Grand Show Ball following the Three Springs Show on 22 September 1932 in frock of orange georgette [5: 7-Oct-1932]
Attended the Anglican Church Ball held in Three Springs on Thursday 20 July 1933 in a dress of white georgette[4: 29-Jul-1933]
Attended the Annual Ball of the Arrino Tennis Club at the Arrino Hall on Thursday 27 July 1933 [5]
     At the ball herself and Len ANGEL of Arrino won the Monte Carlo dancing competition [5: 4-Aug-1933]
On Friday 1 September 1933 herself and her sisters attended the R.S.L. Ball held at the Three Springs Hall [5: 8-Sep-1933]
Attended the Carnamah Football Club's Monster Ball on 2 September 1933 in a frock of mauve crinkly crepe [5: 8-Sep-1933]
On Thursday 21 September 1933 attended the Show Ball following the Three Springs Agricultural Show [5: 29-Sep-1933]
Attended in a dress of a plum marocain with fur trimmings the Three Springs Golf Club Ball on 12 October 1933 [5: 20-Oct-1933]
Attended the 21st birthday of her sister Gladys BASTIAN at their parents' home in Three Springs on 22 October 1933 [5: 27-Oct-1933]
Member of the Three Springs Tennis Club in 1933-34 [5: 10-Nov-1933]
Bridesmaid at the wedding of her sister Gladys and Hugh MCKENZIE-MCHARG on 5 June 1934 in Three Springs [5: 8-Jun-1934]
Travelled to Three Springs to visit her parents in early May 1935 [5: 3-May-1935]
Attended the Valedictory Social for Miss Rachel M. A. WALLACE in Three Springs on Tuesday 15 December 1936 [5: 24-Dec-1936]
Attended the Annual Catholic Ball in Three Springs on 3 June 1937 in "brown floral satin and coatee to tone" [5: 11-Jun-1937]

From The Moora Herald and Midland Districts Advocate newspaper, Friday 23 June 1916:
"Three Springs - The stork recently visited Archie Bastian's homestead and deposited a "boshter" baby girl."

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Constance Olga Bastian' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 21 February 2024 from [reference list]

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