MR. JOHN CASSIDY.
The death occurred recently of Mr. John Cassidy at his residence, Lang-road, Centen- nial Park. Mr. Cassidy, who was in his 71st year, arrived in Sydney from County Clare, Ireland, in 1884. In the following year he started business as a carrier and contractor, and successfully carried on until his retire- ment about 12 years ago. The business is now conducted by his sons. He was a mem- ber of the Master Carriers' Association, and of the Builders' Exchange, the Australian Jockey Club, and the Royal Agricultural Society. He is survived by Mrs. Cassidy, three sons, and two daughters.
The interment took place at South Head Cemetery and was largely attended.