Trove Tuesday

Trove Tuesday – Euphemia McWhinney nee Harley

This week, I decided to look for articles for the Harley branch of the family, and came across this article.

Kerosene tank explodes
KEROSENE TANK EXPLODES. (1929, December 17). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 – 1957), p. 7. Retrieved October 25, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article4057308

 

There were articles in a couple of other newspapers as well.

A Lamp Explodes
A Lamp Explodes. (1929, December 17).The Horsham Times (Vic. : 1882 – 1954), p. 2. Retrieved October 25, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article72675122
Australasian News in a nutshell
Australasian News in a Nutshell (1929, December 21). Weekly Times (Melbourne, Vic. : 1869 – 1954), p. 9. Retrieved October 25, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article223879433

 

 

I also found her death notice

Euphemia McWhinney's death notice
Family Notices (1929, December 19). The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 – 1957), p. 1. Retrieved October 25, 2016, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article4057649

 

Euphemia was the sister of my great grandfather, Alexander Alexander Harley.

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