1913-10-28 Literary Awards

1913-10-28 Literary Awards28th October, 1913ShareShareShareEssay – “Victoria as a Field for Immigration as Compared with Other Parts of the Empire”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingGilbert R. CrowtherBallaratVictoria94.001stChas.DaleySaleVictoria90.002ndRev. W. H.GuardKorrumburraVictoria86.003rdG. A.CodnerKewVictoria84.00Honourable MentionJohn D. G.RoxburghMiners RestVictoria84.00Honourable MentionEssay – “The Scientific Value of Antarctic Exploration”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingJ. A.AtkinsonMorelandVictoria176.001stChas. DaleySaleVictoria170.002ndA. G.AkeroydNorthcoteVictoria160.003rdEssay – “Woman’s Courage in Adversity” (Ladies Only)First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingS. M.ScottMoonee PondsVictoria77.001stF.ChellewAvocaVictoria72.002ndW. G.HalpinTraawoolVictoria65.003rdMrs.McKenzieWanganuiNew Zealand63.00Honourable MentionE.FaheyQuambatookVictoria63.00Honourable […]

1912-10-23 Literary Awards

1912-10-23 Literary Awards23rd October, 1912ShareShareShare”The Panama Canal: Its Influence on Australasia”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingChas. DaleySaleVictoria1stJ. A.AtkinsonMorelandVictoria2ndMrs. M. J.HowardSouth YarraVictoria3rdE. A.StakerClifton HillVictoriaHonourable Mention”Irrigation as an Aid to National Prosperity”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingRev. W. H. GuardKorumburraVictoria1stR. E.BoardmanSaint KildaVictoria2ndR. J.McCormackMiddle ParkVictoria3rdMrs. D. J.DaviesCorrinalNew South WalesHonourable Mention”Woman in Art and Science”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingLilianBarrettPerthWestern Australia1stMaryFaheyTyldenVictoriaEqual 2ndRubyMartinEnmoreNew South WalesEqual 2ndM. K.FunstonBrisbaneQeenslandHonourable MentionAliceEddyWoodendVictoriaHonourable Mention”The Bush Nursing Scheme”First […]

1901-09-26 Literary Awards

1901-09-26 Literary Awards26th September, 1901ShareShareShareNo. 8 – Criticism – “Matthew Arnold as Poet and Critic”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMiss Charlotte B. A.MolloySoldiers HillVictoria1stRugby2ndMiss E. JessieDavisonGeelongVictoriaHonourable MentionNorman L.BeurleSaleVictoriaHonourable MentionMiss Ada L.GregoryHonourable MentionRev. J. J. BrownMortlakeVictoriaHonourable MentionOriginal PoemFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMaria IdaSuthmierSouth CarltonVictoriaEqual 1stNorman L.BeurleSaleVictoriaEqual 1stMiss J.SwanBallaratVictoriaEqual 2ndMissParkerBullarookVictoriaEqual 2ndMr. J. S.ReidWarrnamboolVictoriaEqual 3rdWilliamWilkinWarrnamboolVictoriaEqual 3rdEthelCastillaHawthornVictoriaHonourable MentionMr. T. B.EdwardsBendigoVictoriaHonourable MentionFred P.MorrisBendigoVictoriaHonourable MentionMiss G. N.RobertsonCastlemaineVictoriaHonourable MentionH. […]

1907-10-30 Literary Awards

1907-10-30 Literary Awards30th October, 1907ShareShareShareEssay – “Preferential Trade within the Empire”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingC. L..ButchersCoburgVictoria1stEd. L.BaileyLauncestonTasmania2ndChasDaleyStawellVictoria3rdEssay – “Australia’s Future as an Exporter”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingC. L.ButchersCoburgVictoria1stRubyMartinWoolbrookNew South Wales2ndMaxKottPerthWestern Australia3rdMartinRobertsonWoolongongNew South WalesHonourable MentionEssay – Scripture Subject, “The problem of pain, as stated in the Book of Job”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingP. E.NorwoodAlbert ParkVictoria1stMissPickeringStanmoreNew South Wales2ndMiss LynnHamiltonBallaratVictoria3rdCharlesDaleyStawellVictoriaHonourable Mention

1896-07-28 Literary Awards

1896-07-28 Literary Awards28th July, 1896ShareShareShareCriticism – Life and Works of Robert BurnsFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMr CDalyBendigoVictoria1stMsr WSloanYarrawongaVictoria2ndMr W RByersEqual 3rdC FSimsFitzroyVictoriaEqual 3rdEssay – Rome under the AntoninesFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMr WSimpson1stMr H MTobinLoretto Convent2ndEssay – The Improvement in the Condition of Womas’s life during the reign of Queen Victoria – Ladies Under 30 YearsFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMiss MaggieMcMillanCollingwoodVictoria1stMiss RuthRichardsPortlandVictoria2ndMiss EGrachPrahranVictoriaEqual 3rdMiss […]

1906-11-02 Literary Awards

1906-11-02 Literary Awards2nd November, 1906ShareShareShareLiterary Awards – Original TaleFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingM.Grant BruceTraralgonVictoria1stTillyGersonSouth YarraVictoria2ndIsabelTibbsHobartVictoria3rdMrsWalterMunster, GawlerSouth AustraliaHonourable MentionEssay 0n ENglish – “Can we converse the purity of the English tongue from the inroads of slang and business terminology”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingNo First AwardedRubyMartinSydneyNew South Wales2ndArthurBakerAdelaideSouth Australia3rdEssay on Socialism – “An imaginative sketch depicting the state of a Community from which […]

1905-10-20 Literary Awards

1905-10-20 Literary Awards20th October, 1905ShareShareShareEssay. “Culture”.First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingWilliamIllingworthNorthcoteVictoria1stHAAdamsLintonVictoria2ndMiss MGrant BruceTraralgonVictoria3rdEllieWeymissParksideSouth AustraliaHonourable MentionTrevanCarewSheppartonVictoriaHonourable MentionCharlesDalyStawellVictoriaHonourable MentionNellieRivettClifton HillVictoriaHonourable MentionEssieGriffithsWarrnamboolVictoriaHonourable MentionEssay. “Closer Settlement”.First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingRHuntlyBathurstNew South Wales1stMPDalyBendigoVictoria2ndMPGullettHamiltonVictoria3rdMatthewBairdLearmonthVictoriaHonourable MentionEssay. “Technical Education”.First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingStanleyBuchananBallaratVictoria1stAGWilsonCastlemaineVictoria2ndEssay. “Woman’s Franchise”.First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMissFunstonBowraNew South Wales1stMiss Emily GPickeringStanmoreNew South Wales2ndMissHambletonHawthornVictoria3rdScripture Subject.First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingEthel RJacksonBallaratVictoria1stDr JBuftonDunollyTasmania2ndNellieKingBallarat EastVictoria3rdCharacter Sketch. “Roosevelt”.First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingPercyNorwoodAlbert ParkVictoria1stWHElsumBox HillVictoria2ndMiss MGrant BruceTraralgonVictoria3rdOriginal Poem.First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMiss ElsieBolithoBendigoVictoria1stJAAllenMelbourneVictoria2ndMiss MGrant BruceTraralgonVictoria3rdJohnCollinsAdelaideSouth AustraliaHonourable MentionWilliamStonesColacVictoriaHonourable MentionWHElsumBox HillVictoriaHonourable […]

1909-10-26 Literary Awards

1909-10-26 Literary Awards26th October, 1909ShareShareShareEssay – “Why is the British Fleet Concentrated in the North Sea instead of the Mediterranean?”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingCharlesDaleyGeelongVictoria1stT .M.HoganGlen HuntlyVictoria2ndJohn A.AtkinsonParkvilleVictoria3rdIonaMilneBalaclavaVictoriaHonourable MentionE. E.WarrenSouth GembrookVictoriaHonourable MentionW.J.TaylorBallaratVictoriaHonourable MentionEssay – “Is Christianity modifying the Selfishness of Powerful Nations?”First NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMaryFaheyTyldenVictoria1stFrank R.McGregorBallaratVictoria2ndArthurBakerAdelaideSouth Australia3rdEd. W.StephensFlinders IslandTasmaniaHonourable MentionNellieEvansGoulburnNew South WalesHonourable MentionJ. F.FreemanEglintonNew South WalesHonourable MentionEssay -” Occupations For Women […]

1911-10-30 Literary Awards

1911-10-30 Literary Awards30th October, 1911ShareShareShareEssay – Should the State Control the Educational System in all its BranchesFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingRuby WMartinSydneyNew South Wales1stMaryFaheyTyldenVictoria2ndSydneyWeirBoulderWestern Australia3rdE LBaileyLauncestonTasmaniaHonourable MentionEssay – The Benefits of Voluntary Co-operation of the People in Production, Manufacture and DistributionFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingA PFoottBundabergQeensland1stStanleyPoyserBallaratVictoria2ndMiss CDelaneyBallaratVictoria3rdRoy SClarkBrunswickVictoriaHonourable MentionEssay – Woman, Her Entrance to the ProfessionsFirst NameSurnameSuburbStatePointsPlacingMaryFaheyTyldenVictoria1stMinnitFunstonBrisbaneQeensland2ndMaryCallanDunedinNew Zealand3rdEmilyParsonsClunesVictoriaHonourable MentionEssay – The […]