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Title: Fundraising carnival at Hamilton Hill, December 1924 [picture]
Imprint: Perth : Sunday Times, 1924
Notes: Published in the Sunday Times, 14 December 1924. Digital copy taken from microfilm at the State Library of Western Australia in October 2018.
Restrictions on Use: Out of copyright.
Summary: By late 1924 the Hamilton Hill Memorial Hall committee was nearing its fundraising goal. It needed a final big event to round up enough funds to begin building the hall that would commemorate the district's soldiers. Near Christmas the committee held a popular 'Black and White Carnival' with the stalls laid out in the shape of an enormous battleship on the ground where the hall would be built. They raised an extra £250 and construction on the hall began early in 1925.
Subject: Cockburn Region (W.A.) -- Hamilton Hill (W.A.)Community halls -- Cockburn Region (W.A.)
Fundraising carnival at Hamilton Hill, December 1924 [picture]

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