Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item:
Title: Proceeds of Ball for Holiday Home
Authors: Central Coast Express
Issue Date: 11-Oct-1967
Abstract: Article regarding Gosford District Hospital in the Central Coast Express Newspaper, 11th October 1967. "Proceeds of Ball for Holiday Home". Image: Mrs Eddy, Mrs McCarthy, Mr Eddy, Mr and Mrs Dick Eagle, Mrs Fagan, Mr Doug Fagan, Mrs Traveller, Mr Les McCarthy, Mr and Mrs Max Traveller.
Description: "Proceeds of Ball for Holiday Home" details the 'Starlight Ball' held by the staff of Gosford District Hospital at the Dwyer Pavilion, with proceeds going towards the building of a holiday home for nurses at Bateau Bay. $200 had been raised and guests of honour were Mr and Mrs A. H. Jago, Minister for Health. Representatives from the Hospital Auxiliary included Mrs. A. Wicks, president; Mrs. Edmondson, secretary; Mrs. Kirkby, treasurer and Mrs. F. Miller, while Ourimbah was represented by Mrs. R. Brown, president; and Mrs. R. Preston, secretary. Mr. Rowe. the treasurer, represented Kincumber Ladies' Auxiliary, while Mrs. P. Woods represented Hardy's Bay-Kilcare. Also in attendance were Mrs Muriel Westerweller, board member, Cr. R. M. Vaughan (Chairman), Mrs Joyce Harper (singer), Mrs E. H. Humphries, Mrs Les McCarthy, Mrs Vaughan, Mr Kevin Hartas, Mrs W. B. Maxwell, Mrs Harry Hensen and Sister Marie Lowndes. The Belle of the Ball finalists included Miss Helen Gow, Miss Penelope Cannan, Miss Margaret Guthrie and winner, Miss Pat Retford.
Publicaton type: Memorabilia
Subject: Newspaper Articles;Staff
Appears in Collections:Our Hospitals

Files in This Item:
File Description SizeFormat 
Newspaper - Central Coast Express - 11 Oct 1967.pdfCentral Coast Express - 11 Oct 1967942.14 kBAdobe PDFThumbnail
Show full item record

Page view(s)

checked on Feb 5, 2023


checked on Feb 5, 2023

Google ScholarTM


Items in DSpace are protected by copyright, with all rights reserved, unless otherwise indicated.