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July 1967

1967 – July

Teacher Marries in Spain and their Party is in England, Morley Place request Concerts, Rose Queens at Rowena, Old Denaby & GFS, Scouts and Brownies, Ivanhoe Sports Day and Morley Garden Party and Swimming Galas

and many thanks to Renata Gorska for helping with the transcription

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July 1957

1957 – July

Double entrants for Sports day, Ivanhoe Cyclists busy, Mishap at Cadeby, 15 Year Old rescues woman from Canal, Swimming Galas, Tom Hill German Visitors & Football Tournament, Bus Strike stops Canyon Flyer, Miners Double Walk as Paddy Mail not working

and many thanks to Elishia Beachill for helping with the transcription

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July 1947

1947 – July

In one week 3,000 go to Cleethorpes, New Headmaster at Boys Modern School, No Armchairs for Teachers, Young woman dies after having all her teeth out, Young delinquent scared to go home, prospects good for cricket and football

and many thanks to Jack Beachill for helping with the transcription

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July 1937

1937 – July

Potted History of last 60 years, 25th Anniversay of Cadeby Disaster with last Survivor, Young Haulage Hands cause stoppage at Pits, Hospital Demonstration and Denaby Salvationists, Denaby and Cadeby going well

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June 1927

1927 – June

Godfrey Walker Home appeals for boot and shoes for its Children, Wages of Miners queried, Appleyards say goodbye to Church Street, First Gala at Denaby Baths, Cricket teams good starts.!

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July 1917

1917 – July

1917 – Nine More Fatalities at the Front and three more in the Mines, Cadeby disaster Anniversary, Munition Girls helping local causes and School Exhibition with Ecionomy War Cooking, Railway Companiy in Court with Council over Refuse Tip problems, Story of Mines of Messines and German POW

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June 1907

1907- June 

Accident to Cyclist, desperate dog terrorizing neighbourhood, miners union recruiting, Bag Muck strike echoes, Court hears Assaults, damages to oats and fences, obscene language and gambling, United plan a new stand and the Rifle Club

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June 1897

1897 – June

Queen’s Diamond Jubilee Plans, New Cottage Hospital, New Catholic Church and Junior School are all planned, Park Road Streel Lighting debated, Prizes at Technical Class, Another Fatal Pit Accident is a 16 year old orphan, assaults, language and trespass cases

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July 1887

1887 – July

Conisborough Brass Band go to Chatsworth in a dragonette, playing through Sheffield Streets, there’s a Flower service at Conisborough Church, a Parish Meeting debates a New Magistrate, the Water Question and Property Assessments, Botanists invade Conisborough, Suicides, Poachers and Jokers at the Courts

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