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YUHNDAGCA Yunndaga, Nov. I5 A farewell smoke social was held at the Royal Group Hotel on Satur day night, the 15th inst., in honour of Mr T. Ellis. J.P., who has re signed the management of the Men zies Consolidated G.M. after being connected with it for -the past 20 years, first as underground man ager, and during the past year as general manager. Mr. G. Butler cc cupied the chair, and the esteem in which Mr. Ellis is held was shown by the large attendance of employ ees and friends. The chairman proposed the toast of the guest, and his remarks were supplemented by Messrs. Wells, Pickup. Borserio. Redmond, Rohan, E. Williams and other speakers, who all eulogised the good quali ties of Mr. Ellis and referred to the good feeling that had existed be tween the management and the cm ployees. The toast was accorded musical honours. Mr. Ellis suitably responded. The chairman, in presentine Mr. Ellis with a handsome gold English lever watch, said he trusted their guest would accept it as a slight token of the esteem in .which he .was     held and as a memento of the years he had spent in Yunndaga. Mr. Ellis feelingly thanked every   body for the beautiful present Various other toasts a were honour-   ed, and a very pleasant evening     spent. Host Gilbert provided a very   tasty repast. The following gentle men contributed musical items : Messers Downing. Scotft. Redmond, Pickup. Adams, Hole and Bendotti.,