Selling milk-based products to the masses in 1820 by Richard Jones

A look at First Cow (PG)cow

These days everything we need can be bought at specialist downtown shops and supermarkets. We also can have food and beverages delivered after ordering on-line so it takes time to remember how different things were back in the 19th century. In those far distant times a simple beverage such as milk wasn’t available in bush or outback locations. Continue reading

Contrasts and comebacks Schloithe and Schlensog by Les Everett

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South Fremantle’s Blake Schlensog. Photos by Les Everett

WAFL round seven

In a round full of interest and some surprise the performances of the WAFL’s two AFL-linked teams were remarkably contrasting. West Coast, featuring just six AFL-listed players, were absolutely thrashed by East Fremantle. Peel, with five AFL-listed players, kicked eight straight goals in the first quarter and led all day to beat Perth. Continue reading