Road conditions – cattle, cars and broken bicycle lamps
Posted: February 10, 2011 Filed under: roads | Tags: bicycle lamps, footpaths, Hobart, letters to the editor, Queanbeyan, roads
The Queanbeyan Age 31 July 1886 and The Mercury (Hobart) 10 Oct 1894 published these letters to the editor from Ettie and “Sunbeam” who were complaining about condition of roads and footpath access.
Ettie points out that the editor of the Queanbeyan Age is not only editor of the local newspaper, but also an alderman on the local council. No conflict of interest there…….