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Biographical Dictionary - Coorow, Carnamah, Three Springs


"Edie" Edith Irene GREEN

Born 1904 in Bunbury, Western Australia [15]
Daughter of "Sam" Samuel John Morris GREEN and Emily May BROOKES [15]
Arrived in Carnamah with her parents C.1909 [6]
Resided with her parents in Carnamah [6] [4: 4-Jan-1930]
Member of the Carnamah Sunday School in 1914 [7: page 238]
Member of the Carnamah Girls Club [4: 4-Jan-1930]
Attended the Carnamah Race Club's Ball at the Carnamah Hall on Thursday 10 April 1924 in a dress of fancy blue voile [10: 24-Apr-1924]
Sole bridesmaid at the wedding of her sister Eva to Colin Campbell CUMMING on 9 March 1926 at the Carnamah Hall [9: 19-Mar-1926]
Awarded 1st prize for her attire at the Carnamah Girls Club's Fancy Dress Ball at the Carnamah Hall on 21 August 1926 [39: 7-Sep-1926]
Announced the runner-up of the "Miss Carnamah Competition" at the local Rifle Club's Grand Ball on 4 September 1926 [4: 11-Sep-1926]
Through her involvement in the competition helped raise £112 for the Carnamah Rifle Club to improve their rifle range [4: 11-Sep-1926]
One of the four organisers of the Masquerade Ball held in Carnamah on Saturday 14 May 1927 [4: 21-May-1927]
It was reported that "the boys of Love Alley were there in force" at her birthday celebration on 18 September 1927 [4: 24-Sep-1927]
Attended the wedding dance for Alexander J. F. BROWN and Clara V. BERRIGAN in Carnamah on 28 August 1928 [4: 8-Sep-1928]
She was among the 400 people who attended the Matrons and Benedicts Ball held in Three Springs on 31 August 1928 [4: 8-Sep-1928]
Along with R. H. SMITH attended the Plain & Fancy Dress Ball in Carnamah on 8 August 1929 as "Dad and Aunty" [4: 17-Aug-1929]
Attended the Grand Ball following the Carnamah Show and opening of Centenary Park on 19 September 1929 [4: 28-Sep-1929]
Attended the Anglican Church's Freak Ball held in Carnamah on 3 October 1929 in a maize and blue crepe de chine dress [4: 12-Oct-1929]
She was tendered a farewell evening from the Carnamah Girls Club at the Carnamah Hall on 30 December 1929 [4: 4-Jan-1930]
In January 1930 left Carnamah and shifted with her parents to Wannamal [4: 4-Jan-1930]

Reference:  Carnamah Historical Society & Museum and North Midlands Project, 'Edith Irene Green' in Biographical Dictionary of Coorow, Carnamah and Three Springs, retrieved 15 April 2024 from [reference list]

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