The stars were twinkling the night the Governor attended the ball. And the man in the moon was winking. Kandos Community Centre, outfitted in its best regalia, knew it was the star of the evening. Glamorous guests mingled on the Town Square sipping champagne, choosing canapés, watching the vice-regal party arrive, and admiring the Lantern Parade as it wended around the perimeter of the Town Square…
This article by Colleen O’Sullivan appeared in the Mudgee Guardian, 15 December 2014.
The featured image is a group photo taken in the Kandos Community Centre probably in the 1960s. If you can identify any of the group, other than Miss Solomon and Councillor Williamson, please provide a comment.
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Third from left Mrs Lynch
Miss Solomon far right
Man in bowtie is Councillor Jack Williamson
Bishop is probably Albert Reuben Edward Thomas, Bishop of Bathurst 1963-1983
The priest is Father McMahon