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  1. THE SEAMY SIDE OF LIFE Perth, June 13.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 20 June 1916 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Four women were brought before the Police Court, to-day, on charges of having kept houses of ill-fame, in Roe-street. 91 words
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  2. THE SOCIAL EVIL. KALGOORLIE COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 6 August 1907 p 23 Article
    Abstract: Mr. George R. Bird, the hon. secretary of a movement for the suppression of the social evil in the community, wrote the appended 265 words
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  3. KEEPER OF DISORDERLY HOUSE FINED AT FREMANTLE. Perth, May 29.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 3 June 1913 p 34 Article
    Abstract: Marie Guidotti, an Italian, 34 years of age, was presented at the Fremantle Police Court this morning on a charge of having, on May 26, 216 words
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  4. YOUNG WOMAN'S DEPRAVITY
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 5 January 1909 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Mary Stott (23) pleaded not guilty before Messrs. W. Treloar and [?] Porter, J's.P., in the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Wednesday to a 617 words
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  5. PROCEEDS OF IMMORALITY. Perth, Feb. 5.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 11 February 1908 p 28 Article
    Abstract: At the Perth Police Court to-day two Chinese, Low Pong and Ah Lim, were each charged with having lived on the proceeds of immorality. 257 words
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  6. SELLING A DAUGHTER A MOTHER'S CRIME. Perth, May 29.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 6 June 1916 p 12 Article
    Abstract: A shocking story was unfolded at the Police Court, to-day, when a middle-aged woman named Mary Armstrong was charged with 276 words
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  7. PECULIAR CASE DISMISSED Perth, June 24.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 29 June 1915 p 3 Article
    Abstract: "Rivalry among women has been responsible for this case, which has been vindictively conducted by a couple of women," asserted. counsel 427 words
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  8. ALLEGED UNLAWFUL LIVELIHOOD. Perth, Oct. 8.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 15 October 1907 p 27 Article
    Abstract: At the city police court to-day, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., George Mesmer, a Frenchman, appeared to answer to a charge of having [?]ived 476 words
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  9. CHARGE AGAINST A FOREIGNER PECULIAR EVIDENCE. SALE OF A HOUSE. CONDITIONAL PROSECUTION.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 10 December 1912 p 34 Article
    Abstract: John Ravlich was brought before Mr. W. A. G. Walter, R.M., in the Boulder Police Court Thursday charged with having on November 2064 words
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  10. The Social Evil.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 12 November 1901 p 31 Article
    Abstract: Appended is the report submitted by the sub-committee appointed by the Kalgoorlie Municipal Council in relation to the social evil :— 709 words
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  11. BROOKMAN-STREET SHOP DESTROYED.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 5 October 1899 p 21 Article
    Abstract: A shop in that part of Brookman-street where the foreign legion of evil is quartered was destroyed by fire last evening. The outbreak occurred just b ... 270 words
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  12. BROOKMAN-STREET RESIDENTS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 10 December 1907 p 11 Article
    Abstract: At the Kalgoorlie Police Court Tuesday Madeline Oliver and Jose Meyer were presented on the following charge:—That on October 29 499 words
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  13. Life in Brookman-street.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 19 July 1904 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Messrs. Norris and Mayhall expatiated on the details of a row among the foreign women of Brookman-street at the Kalgoorlie Police Court 560 words
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  14. BROOKMAN-STREET PROSECUTIONS. FOUR WOMEN FINED.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 10 December 1901 p 13 Article
    Abstract: At the Kalgoorlie Police Court yesterday, before Messrs. Fimister, Cotter, and Taylor, J's.P., a young woman named Eva Levears was charged with 528 words
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  15. BROOKMAN-STREET ROW. CHARGE REDUCED. FINE OR IMPRISONMENT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 24 January 1905 p 19 Article
    Abstract: George Paul, a Greek, was charged in the Kalgoorlie Police Court Monday morning, before Messrs. R. Gibson and H. A. Davidson. J's.P., with 626 words
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  16. BROOKMAN-STREET CASES. REMARKS BY THE R.M. ONE DISMISSED.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 9 September 1902 p 12 Article
    Abstract: The adjourned charge against Eva French, a Brookman-street woman, of soliciting prostitution, was called on again in the Kalgoorlie Police Court 432 words
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  17. BROOKMAN-STREET TRAGEDY. KILLING OF LOUIS CASTAGNAN. CORONER'S INQUEST.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 17 November 1903 p 28 Article
    Abstract: Mr. P. Whelan, J.P., acting-coroner, and a jury consisting of Messrs. C. Bannerman, J. J. Dwyer, and H. Randell, held an inquest Thursday into 2234 words
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  18. Row in Brookman-street. WOMAN ASSAULTED. A GREEK ARRESTED.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 17 January 1905 p 42 Article
    Abstract: A sensation was caused in Brookman-street on Tuesday by a Greek named George Paul, an oyster saloon keeper, at Boulder. About 9.3o p.m. 364 words
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  19. Brookman-Street Tragedy. POLICE COURT PROCEEDINGS. ACCUSED COMMITTED FOR TRIAL.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 24 November 1903 p 18 Article
    Abstract: At the Kailgoor[?]e Police Court on Monday, before Mr. J. Marshall, J.P., Guiseppe Piazzolla was charged with having, on Friday November 6, 775 words
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  20. Brookman-street Prosecutions. TWO WOMEN SENT TO GAOL. TWO DISCHARGED.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 16 August 1904 p 26 Article
    Abstract: Five women of Brookman-street came before the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Monday morning, when Messrs. J. W. Fimister and F. 566 words
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  21. WEDNESDAY, JAN. II. (Before Mr. T. A. Strempel, J.P.) Drunk.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 17 January 1905 p 18 Article
    Abstract: A first offender on a charge of drunkenness was discharged with a caution. Disorderly. 432 words
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  22. Brookman-Street Affray. PIAZZOLLA CHARGED WITH MURDER.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 10 November 1903 p 30 Article
    Abstract: Guiseppe Piazzollai was brought up at the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Saturday before Mr. Dowley, R.M., and formally charged with the murder of 718 words
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  23. BROOKMAN-STREET PROSECUTIONS. ALLEGATIONS AGAINST A CONSTABLE. ADJOURNMENT FOR MORE TESTIMONY.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 2 September 1902 p 10 Article
    Abstract: In the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Thursday Eva French, a resident of Brookman-street, was charged with soliciting. The hearing elicited some 1019 words
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  24. BROOKMAN-STREET PROSECUTIONS. IMPRISONMENT IMPOSED. AN APPEAL TO BE MADE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 9 September 1902 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The remainder of the series of prosecutions instituted by the police against a number of Brookman-street women were called on for hearing in 885 words
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  25. Murder in Brookman-Street. AFFRAY BETWEEN FOREIGNERS. ONE MAN STABBED.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 10 November 1903 p 14 Article
    Abstract: By way of climax, as it were, to the series of sexual horrors which have been occupying been attention of the local police during the week a 847 words
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  26. SOCIAL EVIL IN KALGOORLIE. A RATEPAYER COMPLAINS. TWO WOMEN FINED.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 15 January 1907 p 18 Article
    Abstract: Two women, Margaret Fluery and Susan Devar, who reside in Brookman-street, were arraigned before Messrs. R. D. McKenzie, M.L.C., 693 words
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  27. Kalgoorlie Police Court. MONDAY, AUGUST 27. (Before Mr J. M. Finnerty, R.M.) Drink.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 30 August 1900 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Two men appeared to answer charges of drunkenness. Not having offended before they were let off with cautions.— 187 words
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  28. The Social Evil. FURTHER PROSECUTIONS. IN THE POLICE COURT. A HOUSE AGENT FINED.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 31 May 1900 p 10 Article
    Abstract: In continuance of the recently inaugurated general prosecutions for the suppression of the social evil, which has for a long time past been glaringly 2134 words
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  29. Attempt to Wreck a House.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 January 1901 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Somewhere about 2 o'clock on Sunday morning belated pedestriass were startled by an ear-splitting report, which, as no operations of any kind 287 words
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  30. Kalgoorlie Municipal Council.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 30 July 1896 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The ordinary fortnightly meeting of the Kalgoorlie, Municipal Council was held in the Council Chambers on Monday night. There were present—Mr G. H. N ... 824 words
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  31. FURTHER PARTICULARS. YABU'S CONDITION.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 16 December 1902 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The Kanowna tragedy, and especially the latest phase of it—the running to earth of the Japanese Yabu in the early morning hours—was the chief 566 words
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  32. THE SOCIAL EVIL. KALGOORLIE PROSECUTIONS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 3 September 1907 p 24 Article
    Abstract: Twenty-seven women were brought before Mr. E. P. Dowley, R.M., in the Kalgoorlie Police Court yesterday morning, on charges of having 1125 words
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  33. A POLICE RAID
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 3 September 1912 p 10 Article
    Abstract: At a late hour on Monday night several members of the Criminal Investigation Department and two members of the uniform branch 575 words
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  34. UNFORTUNATES.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 13 January 1903 p 28 Article
    Abstract: At the Boulder Police Court Tuesday, before Mr. J. M. Finnerty, R.M., two women, named Edith Francis and Sarah Houlihan, were charged with 509 words
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    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 16 February 1899 p 13 Article
    Abstract: At the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Thursday morning, before Messrs Burton and Fimister, J's.P., Lyette Duvell was charged with havi g 343 words
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  36. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 16. (Before Mr F. Hare, R.M.)
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 23 September 1897 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Thomas Bennett and Robert Arthur were each fined 40s, or one month's imprisonment, for using obscene language. A Frenchwoman named Augustine was 397 words
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  37. The Social Evil. SOME COMMENTS IN COURT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 12 July 1900 p 40 Article
    Abstract: Minnie Brown, a resident in the illfamed section of Brookman-street, was charged before Mr J. M. Finnerty, R.M., in the Kalgoorlie Police Court on. 496 words
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  38. FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22. (Before Mr J M. Finnerty. R.M., and Mr I. J. K. Cohn, J.P.) ALLEGED ABORTION.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 28 September 1899 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The case of Matilda Carlisle, who is arraigned on a charge of performing an illegal operation with intent to procure abortion, and on a second count ... 487 words
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  39. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 24.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 30 September 1902 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The sittings of the Kalgoorlie Circuit Court, criminal jurisdiction, were resumed at the Courthouse. Breaking and Entering. 2657 words
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  40. WEDNESDAY, NOVEMBER 25. The Brookman-street Affray.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 December 1903 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Guiseppe Piazzola, who had, on the previous day, been found guilty of the manslaughter of the man Castagnan in Brookman street brothel. and who 1461 words
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  41. CRIMINAL SITTINGS. (Before Mr. Acting-Justice Roe.)
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 December 1903 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The sittings of the Circuit Court were resumed yesterday. Sentenced. Amy. Elliott Mills, who was found 2116 words
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  42. PROSECUTION OF FRENCHMEN. TWO CONVICTIONS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 24 May 1900 p 34 Article
    Abstract: The hearing was resumed in the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Saturday morning of the cases in Which Frenchmen, arrested a couple of days pre[?]usly, 1904 words
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  43. The Social Evil. A VIGOROUS PROTEST.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 19 November 1901 p 19 Article
    Abstract: A public meeting, attended by nearly 200 ratepayers resident in Kalgoorlie, was held at Morris' Home from Home Hotel Monday, to protest against the 1453 words
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  44. A Hay-Street Disturbance. QUARREL BETWEEN WOMEN.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 10 April 1906 p 16 Article
    Abstract: A young woman named Florence Davis pleaded not guilty, in the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Friday morning, to a charge of disorderly conduct by the use ... 545 words
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  45. ALLEGED STEALING.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 19 February 1907 p 13 Article
    Abstract: A good deal of time was occupied in the Kalgoorlie Court on Thursday morning, when Messrs. H. W. Davidson and R. G. Ardagh, 1258 words
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  46. Kalgoorlie Police Court. FRIDAY, MAY 18. (Before Mr W. R. Burton, J.P.) Frail Femininity.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 24 May 1900 p 36 Article
    Abstract: A Brookman-street frailty, Nellie Wilson, was fined £1 with the alternative of a week's imprisonment, for having used obscene language in a public 142 words
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  47. KALGOORLIE POLICE COURT. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 13. (Before Mr F. Hare, R.M.)
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 16 September 1897 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Thomas Ryson, against whom previous convictions had been recorded, was fined 40s, with the option of a month in gaol, for using obscene language. 389 words
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  48. THE KANOWNA TRAGEDY.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 27 January 1903 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Chomatsu Yabu, who is awaiting trial at the March Circuit Court for the murder of two Japanese at Kanowna on December 10, was the 366 words
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  49. Kalgoorlie Police Court.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 25 April 1905 p 17 Article
    Abstract: Mr. E. P. Dowley, R.M., presided in the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Thursday morning. Drunk. 421 words
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  50. Municipal and Other Prosecutions.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 30 July 1901 p 14 Article
    Abstract: One of the peculiar notions held by honorary magistrates, and also to some extent by stipendiary magistrates, is, apparently, that in prosecutions 996 words
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  51. THE KANOWNA TRAGEDY. TRIAL OF YABU. SENTENCED TO DEATH.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 31 March 1903 p 27 Article
    Abstract: Chomatsu Yabu was arraigned in the Circuit Court Monday for the wilful murder of the woman Osano at Kanowna of December 10. The court 2364 words
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  52. SORDID DOMESTIC STORY Perth, March 12.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 16 March 1909 p 30 Article
    Abstract: In the Perth Police Court this morning Foire Martinelli was charged with having deserted his wife, Isabella" Martinelli, in April, 456 words
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  53. A ROGUE AND VAGABOND. EXEMPLARY PUNISHMENT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 17 July 1906 p 13 Article
    Abstract: A man named Alfred Miner was charged in the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Thursday morning, before Mr. E. P. Dowley, R.M., with 942 words
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  54. SATURDAY, MARCH 12. (Before Mr F. Hare, R.M.) A WOMAN AND A HOUSE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 17 March 1898 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Anitio Gürss was proceeded against on the charge that she had on February 11 been the occupier of a brothel. Mr E. G. S. Hare acted for the prosecuti ... 865 words
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  55. Love and Jealousy. FRENCHWOMAN STABBED BY A JAPANESE. WHO ALSO ATTEMPTS SUICIDE. DEADLY STRUGGLE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 14 July 1903 p 42 Article
    Abstract: Angel Pauline, a young Frenchwoman, described as of the unfortunate class, came to Boulder City some 12 months ago. She was ostensibly the 1269 words
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  56. THE SOCIAL EVIL.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 2 July 1907 p 36 Article
    Abstract: A public meeting of West Kalgoorlie residents was held in the Lionel-st. Methodist Church Thursday to discuss means for the 1581 words
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  57. TELEGRAPHIC. Procuration Case. TWO YEARS' IMPRISONMENT. PERTH, Sept. 12.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 16 September 1902 p 30 Article
    Abstract: After a hearing which lasted for four days, the case in which the Italians, Chas. Cossi and Marie Guidotti were charged with having procured the 814 words
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  58. A WOMAN'S IDENTITY
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 26 October 1909 p 27 Article
    Abstract: The adjourned case of Bartholomew and Renee Boyer, who are married, in which they were charged respectively with having lived on 770 words
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  59. Alleged Procuration. PERTH, Aug. 26.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 2 September 1902 p 32 Article
    Abstract: The two Italians, Cossi and Marie Guardotti were charged at the Perth court with having detained at Kalgoorlie Assumpta Spazziani for 819 words
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  60. The Habitation of Undesirables. KALGOORLIE COUNCIL ACTION. DEFERRED MOTIONS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 13 June 1905 p 20 Article
    Abstract: A deputation of representatives of the public meeting, which was held to protest against the proposed removal of undesirable women to any portion 1486 words
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  61. The Habitation of Undesirables. KALGOORLIE COUNCIL ACTION.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 27 June 1905 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Cr. Erson obtained the permission of his fellow councillors on Monday to withdraw the following motion, of which he had given previus notice:— 813 words
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    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 28 April 1903 p 17 Article
    Abstract: The Rabbit Invasion.—Persons who have been out round Mount Robinson recently report that rabbits are very thick in the locality. Mr. E. J. Beck, 1359 words
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  63. The Social Evil DEPUTATION TO THE KALGOORLIE TOWN COUNCIL.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 14 September 1899 p 13 Article
    Abstract: At its usual fortnightly meeting, held on Tuesday evening, the [?] goorlie Town Council received a deputation of clergymen in relation to 1104 words
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  64. The Social Evil. PROSECUTION OF FRENCHMEN. REVELATIONS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 24 May 1900 p 34 Article
    Abstract: A beginning was made on Friday morning in the Kalgoorlie Police Court of the prosecution of six Frenchmen, [?]rrested on Wednesday night and 1350 words
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  65. ROGUE AND VAGABOND. CHARGE AGAINST JULIEN EDOUARD. TWELVE MONTHS' IMPRISONMENT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 March 1904 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The Frenchman, Julien Edouard, who was arrested on Saturday, the 13th inst., at Coolgardie, by Plainclothes-constable Foley, on a charge 1293 words
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  66. THE SOCIAL EVIL. KALGOORLIE COUNCIL PROCEEDINGS. LIVELY SCENES. WEST KALGOORLIE OBJECTIONS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 9 July 1907 p 22 Article
    Abstract: The standing orders of the local municipal council were suspended Monday at the instance of Cr. H. W. Davidson, who introduced a 1108 words
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  67. KALGOORLIE POLICE COURT. MONDAY, FEBRUARY 24. (Before Mr. J. M. Finnerty, R.M.) Assault.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 4 March 1902 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Frederick Biermann, alias Brooks, alias Williams, was charged with having assaulted Julia Holland on Saturday night. 1368 words
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  68. MUNICIPAL ELECTIONS. KANOWNA.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 24 November 1903 p 12 Article
    Abstract: The municipal elections at Kanowna on Wednesday created a fair amount of interest. Out of a total of 140 names on the roll, 91 exercised their 1413 words
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  69. KALGOORLIE POLICE COURT. FRIDAY, APRIL 18. (Before Messrs. R. D. Thompson and J. W. Fimister, J's.P) Soliciting.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 22 April 1902 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Jeanie Carome, a Frenchwoman, was charged with soliciting prostitution. Mr. Jones appeared for the accused, and pleaded not guilty on her behalf. 1284 words
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  70. RETURN OF THE BOULDER CITY BAND. A KALGOORLIE WELCOME.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 December 1903 p 27 Article
    Abstract: The members of the Boulder City Band returned by the express train from Perth Monday afternoon from the trip to Bullarat, where they took part 2233 words
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  71. LEONORA. Leonora, Oct. 29.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 6 November 1906 p 4 Article
    Abstract: For the past few days the town has been enveloped in dust, and indications are favorable for much needed rain. The weather, and 456 words
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  72. ITEMS OF NEWS
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 21 September 1915 p 17 Article
    Abstract: Goldfields Grass for Fodder.—"Economy" writes to us as follow:—"It is a pity to see millions of tons of grass now going to waste 8843 words
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  73. KEEPING A BROTHEL. PERTH, March 6.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 13 March 1906 p 32 Article
    Abstract: Louisa Chalker pleaded guilty in the Criminal Court today to a charge of keeping a brothel in Stirling-street, Perth, which she had owned for many 95 words
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  74. THE SOCIAL EVIL.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 28 October 1897 p 24 Article
    Abstract: THE by-laws of the Kalgoorlie Municipal Council gazetted last week contain the following two clauses: —1. Any person acting as the proprietor, 161 words
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  75. PERTH POLICE COURT. PERTH, March 21.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 27 March 1906 p 27 Article
    Abstract: In the police court to-day Harry Lewis was committed for trial on a charge of having kept a brothel at "Victoria House," Stirling-street. The 50 words
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  76. A PROHIBITED IMMIGRANT. Perth, Aug. 20.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 24 August 1909 p 30 Article
    Abstract: The case of the Japanese woman Oyasu again received attention this morning, when she appeared to answer a charge of having, on 388 words
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  77. TO THE EDITOR.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 30 July 1896 p 9 Article
    Abstract: SIR—I am pleased to see the Japanese brothel nuisance has been taken up by your correspondent, "A Disgusted Parent." The scenes that occasionally occ ... 156 words
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  78. CHARGE OF VAGRANCY. YOUTH'S BAD COMPANY.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 24 December 1907 p 13 Article
    Abstract: A young fellow named James Harte was charged before Mr. E. P. Dowley, R.M., at the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Friday with being 1000 words
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  79. BOULDER POLICE COURT. THURSDAY, MARCH 19. (Before Dr. Bridgeford and Mr. K. Brennan, J's.P.) Language.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 24 March 1903 p 17 Article
    Abstract: Robert Smith, for having used obscene language at Westralia Block, was fined 405. Disorderly House. 1186 words
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  80. BOULDER POLICE COURT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 31 March 1903 p 29 Article
    Abstract: Mr. W. T. Rabbish, J.P., presided yesterday. Unlawful Possession. George Watts was charged With 410 words
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  81. MOUNT LEONORA. MOUNT LEONORA, April 25.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 4 May 1899 p 9 Article
    Abstract: An accident occurred at the Sons of Gwalia mine this morning. The manager stated that two miners, Chas Jackson and an Italian named 160 words
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  82. THE SOCIAL EVIL. THE NEW BY-LAWS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 1 September 1898 p 11 Article
    Abstract: At its fortnightly meeting held on Tuesday, the Kalgoorlie Town Council agreed to adopt the following by-law, already made for Perth, and a copy of w ... 374 words
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  83. THE SOCIAL EVIL. THE NEW MUNICIPAL BY-LAWS. ROADS BOARD TAKES LIKE ACTION.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 6 October 1898 p 28 Article
    Abstract: The Town Clerk (Mr J. C. Scandrett) received the information on Friday afternoon that the new by-laws passed recently by the Municipal Council in 458 words
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  84. IMMORALITY IN THE TRANSVAAL. A REMARKABLE ACT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 8 April 1897 p 26 Article
    Abstract: On March 9 an Act, intending to suppress immorality in the South African Republic, and imposing terribly severe penalties for breaches of the law, ca ... 518 words
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  85. UNDESIRABLE CHARACTERS. ORDERED TO FIND SURETIES.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 20 December 1904 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Mr. H. L. Read and Dr. Kearney were the sitting justices at the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Thursday. Alleged Rogue and Vagabond. 1995 words
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  86. BOULDER POLICE COURT. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 24. (Before Dr. Sawell and Mr. K. Brennan, J's.P.) Neglected Children.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 3 March 1903 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Two pretty little children named Nellie and Lily O'Neill were charged with being neglected. Constable Goode deposed that at 345 words
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  87. THE SOCIAL EVIL.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 9 July 1907 p 14 Article
    Abstract: A large and enthusiastic audience attended the Lionel-street Methodist Church Thursday in response to a public invitation to 642 words
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  88. WEST KALGOORLIE PROGRESS COMMITTEE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 12 August 1897 p 27 Article
    Abstract: A meeting of the West Kalgoorlie Progress Committee was held at the committee rooms, Golden District Hotel, on Tuesday, August 8, there being present ... 613 words
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  89. DR. BLANCHARD COMMISSION Perth, July 2.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 6 July 1915 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Sitting as a Royal Commission at Parliament House to-day. Mr. W. W. Alcock resumed the taking of evidence under the commission 631 words
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  90. WOMEN OF ILL-REPUTE. APPEARANCE IN COURT. AN ALLEGED MALE VAGRANT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 31 March 1908 p 15 Article
    Abstract: The attention of Mr. E. P. Dowley, R.M., was engaged at the Kalgoorlie Police Court yesterday by the appearance of several women. 767 words
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  91. WEST AUSTRALIA. PERTH, May 11.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 19 May 1903 p 22 Article
    Abstract: In the Supreme Court to-day. before Mr. Justice McMillan, A. A. Walden brought an action against J. Bateman, claiming £2000 damages for slander. 796 words
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  92. KALGOORLIE POLICE COURT. TUESDAY, MARCH 1.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 3 March 1898 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Eliza Kilkingden stood accused of having on February 11 been the occupier of a brothel in Egan-street in the Municipality of Kalgoorlie. Mr C. L. 1311 words
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  93. LOCAL AND G[?]NERAL
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 14 December 1899 p 19 Article
    Abstract: The secretary of the Alluvial Association (Mr A. Kingsland) has received £2 from Mr Serra, the proprietor of the Barcelona Restaurant, in Piesse-stre ... 3930 words
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  94. A WOMAN IN TROUBLE
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 16 March 1909 p 19 Article
    Abstract: Lena Bevis, who had the appearance of one who had lived a hard life, pleaded not guilty before Mr. W. A. G. Walter, R.M., in the 648 words
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  95. COOLGARDIE POLICE COURT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 24 May 1910 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Mr. L. L. Crockett, R.M., presided in the Coolgardie Police Court, and resumed the hearing of the charge against James 752 words
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  96. KALGOORLIE POLICE COURT
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 15 October 1912 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Thursday Messrs. A. Porter and W. Montgomery, J's.P., presided in the Kalgoorlie Police Court. Means of Support. 836 words
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  97. THE SOCIAL EVIL Women's Suggestions to Royal Commission Perth, June 24.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 28 June 1938 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The licence of houses of ill fame was stigmatised as "an inducement to unbridled vice" by witnesses who appeared to-day before the Royal 281 words
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  98. PROHIBITED IMMIGRANTS APPEAL DISMISSED. Perth, July 12.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 17 July 1928 p 32 Article
    Abstract: Two French women, Josephine Marine Pauline Guidi (23), and Noelle Catherine Guidi (32), sisters, appealed to the Full Court to-day 78 words
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  99. UNDESIRABLE FOREIGNERS CHARGES OF VAGRANCY. Perth, Oct. 19.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 25 October 1927 p 8 Article
    Abstract: In Police Court yesterday the eight French people, four men and four yoong women, who were arrested the previous day, were 124 words
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  100. PROHIBITED IMMIGRANTS FRENCH WOMEN TO BE DEPORTED. Perth, Nov. 14.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 22 November 1927 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Germaine Legraverend (23), and Suzanne Goudy (27), two of eight French persons arrested on October 17 following the raid by 118 words
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  101. KALGOORLIE POLICE COURT
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 22 July 1919 p 10 Article
    Abstract: In the Kalgoorlie Police Court yesterday morning before Mr. A. Porter J. P., a man charged with drunkenness was ordered to pay 4/ 122 words
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  102. ILLICIT SALE OF BEER Perth, Dec. 14.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 19 December 1916 p 22 Article
    Abstract: Amy Schnor, alias Shearer, was fined in the City Police Court to-day £15 and costs for illegally selling beer at 2/ per bottle, and 80 words
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  103. "WICKEDEST CITY" Evangelist's Reply to Mayor Adelaide, May 18.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 24 May 1938 p 29 Article
    Abstract: Commenting on the reply of the Mayor of Kalgoorlie, Mr. R. G. Moore, Mr. J. Edwin Orr, said that his declaration was not based on a 212 words
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  104. VAGRANCY CHARGE FAILS
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 22 July 1919 p 6 Article
    Abstract: In the Kalgoorlie Police Court yesterday, Lily Morris (38). Married, was charged with that she on July 10, and divers dates, had no 150 words
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  105. HUGE POLICE RAID FIVE WOMEN ARRESTED. MUCH STOLEN PROPERTY RECOVERED. Perth, Nov. 8.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 12 November 1929 p 17 Article
    Abstract: On Wednesday night police raided a house in Cha[?]e-street, West Perth and found a considerable quantity of suit lengths, which 463 words
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  106. KALGOORLIE COURT CASE
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 16 February 1926 p 19 Article
    Abstract: James Middleton was charged on summons, before Mr. J. E. Geary. R.M., in the Kalgoorlie Police Court yesterday on the complaint of 662 words
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  107. CHARGE OF ARSON WILSON AND ANDREWS ON TRIAL STORY OF ACCUSED Perth, March 22.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 27 March 1934 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Charged with having attempted wilfully and unlawfully to destroy a dwelling house at Kalgoorlie by burning it, two young men faced 544 words
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  108. Rogue and Vagabond. A LENIENT SENTENCE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 27 September 1904 p 42 Article
    Abstract: Before Mr. H. Lawrence Read, J.P., in the Kalgoorlie Police Court Tuesday morning, James Lillis was charged with being a rogue and vagabond. 549 words
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  109. KALGOORLIE. Kalgoorlie, August 31.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 1 September 1902 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A French woman, named Duciennie Volti, was arrested to-day on a Fremantle warrant, which charged her with having procured a girl, named Ivy 151 words
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  110. THE KALGOORLIE TRAGEDY A BROOKMAN-STREET BLUDGER KALGOORLIE.SATURDAY.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 8 November 1903 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The death of Louis Castagna at a house of ill-fame in Brookman-street yesterday afternoon after a scuffle with Giuseppe Piazzola, has aroused great i ... 391 words
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  111. SHEKELS OF SHAME.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 2 March 1902 p 11 Article
    Abstract: A lurid light on a certain phase of social life on the Goldfields was contributed by a police court case heard at the beginning of the week before th ... 430 words
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  112. Our Kal[?]oorlie Letter. The Amorous Annie.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 5 August 1900 p 9 Article
    Abstract: We have had an importation from Perth that has caused a considerable flutter. Annie Wilson, whose name is better, if not so favorably and 392 words
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  113. THE SOCIAL SORE. ELLING GIRLS TO SLAVERY THE VILE BLUDGERS OF BROOKMAN STREET.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 10 January 1904 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Before the police records anent the Rue de Lindsay in Coolgardie, when business was booming in the mother goldfields town, those concerning 762 words
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  114. Kalgoorlie Police Court. MONDAY, FEB. 19. (Before Mr H. Malion, J.P.) Drunks.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 22 February 1900 p 14 Article
    Abstract: George Edwin McPherson Fitzroy, for drinking so much plebian beer as to render him a nuisance, was fined £1 Patrick Murphy was ordered a week's 1678 words
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  115. SHOOTING AFFRAY AT COOLGARDIE. THROWING A LIGHTED LAMP. COOLGARDIE, December 15.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 18 December 1896 p 1 Article
    Abstract: The circumstances of an affray which occurred at a house of ill-fame during last night were the all-absorbing topic to-day. It 185 words
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  116. MRS. CHALKERAT THE POLICE COURT. A CHARGE BY THE POLICE. AN ALLEGED DISORDERLY HOUSE. THE MATERIAL WITNESS MISSING.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 15 February 1895 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Lonisa Chalker, whose name has come into prominence lately in connection with the case brought against her by Mr. Barratt, solicitor, of Geraldton, 199 words
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  117. LETTERS TO THE EDITOR. THE CASE OF SUSANNAH DEVENISH. TO THE EDITOR.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 5 October 1894 p 17 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—Kindly allow me a little of your valuable space to make a correction and a statement with regard to Susannah Devenish, which was heard in the 374 words
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  118. The Inquirer. PERTH, FRIDAY, MARCH 9, 1894. A PECULIAR PETITION.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 9 March 1894 p 18 Article
    Abstract: It has been stated in print, with how much truth we are unaware, that a petition is likely to be sent round for signature for the release from prison 411 words
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  119. Social Purity.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Wednesday 13 May 1891 p 6 Article
    Abstract: On Monday last a deputation from the Social Purity Society waited on the Premier to ask for the assistance 1175 words
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  120. West Australia. GROG HAWKER CONVICTED. Kalgoorlie, Feb. 22.
    Geraldton Guardian (WA : 1906 - 1928) Thursday 23 February 1911 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Victor Julean, a Frenchman, charged with having hawked beer at Kurrawang wood line, was found guilty. Mr. Walter, R.M., fined 60 words
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  121. FREMANTLE BURNING FATALITY. Perth, June 9.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 14 June 1910 p 27 Article
    Abstract: Scurri Alexandro, a young Italian, was sentenced to-day to three months' imprisonment on a charge of being an idle and disorderly 111 words
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  122. ROGUE AND VAGABOND.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 9 February 1904 p 14 Article
    Abstract: In the person of Eugene Lechoix, alias Castrol, the detectives Friday morning brought before the Kalgoorlie Police Court one of that class of 422 words
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  123. A DISORDERLY COUPLE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 4 February 1908 p 10 Article
    Abstract: A man named Thomas Hall and a woman, Nellie Conlin, alias Hall, were brought up before the mayor (Mr. J. Lyon Johnston) and Mr. W. 614 words
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  124. BOULDER POLICE COURT. FRIDAY, APRIL 3. (Before Messrs. Rabbish and Reilly, J's.P.) The Social Evil.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 7 April 1903 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Marius Martin was charged with living wholly or in part on the proceeds of prostitution. Dr. Lyhane appeared for him. 992 words
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  125. IDLE AND DISORDERLY PERSONS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 7 July 1908 p 41 Article
    Abstract: Two middle-aged women, who gave their names as Susan Williams and Mary Callahan respectively, an aged woman named Margaret 1560 words
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  126. Coolgardie Quarter Sessions. APPEAL CASES. Thursday, June 28. (Before Mr. E. P. Dowley, chairman, and Mr I. J. K. Cohn and Dr. Friedman, J's.P.)
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 5 July 1900 p 25 Article
    Abstract: Mr. W. J. L. Sinclair appeared for the Crown. Police v. Haley. In this case the appeal was sent down 552 words
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  127. VOICES OF BABYLON. VICE VICTIMS AND VILE VAMPIRES. CONSIGNMENTS OF CONCUPISCENCE. [BY A "SUNDAY TIMES " SPECIAL.]
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 24 March 1901 p 9 Article
    Abstract: I crave no pardon for piloting the unfortunate Aspasias who have fallen through the malefic wiles of the designing satyrs such as I instanced in 1974 words
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  128. VOICES OF BABYLON. VICE-MONGERING MACROS. THE STORY OF LIZETTE A BLUDGER'S LOVE-LETTERS. [BY A "SUNDAY TIMES" SPECIAL.]
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 17 March 1901 p 9 Article
    Abstract: There are young women in this town who give every penny they procure as the proceeds of their sin to an execrable class of men totally 2416 words
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  129. VOICES OF BABYLON HECTORS ANO HETERÆ. THE HETEROCLITES OF HISTORY. WESTLY OF IMMORALITY. [BY A "SUNDAY TIMES" SPEGIAL.]
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 10 March 1901 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Believe me, my readers, I shall be heartily pleased when this duty imposed upon me by the necessity of reform (the advocacy of which is 2484 words
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  130. DEBAUCHING DENS OF DAGOES. FRENZIED FOREIGNERS IN FREMANTLE SHOCKING SCENES IN ITALIAN WINE SHOPS DAGOES DANCE WITH DEMIMONDE.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 16 February 1902 p 8 Article
    Abstract: While so much is being said on Italian immigration we desire to draw public attention to an object lesson no further off than Packenham-street, Frema ... 2746 words
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  131. BLUDGING BY BLACKMAIL. A DETECTIVE DETECTED. SHAMEFUL POLICE PRACTICES.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 1 December 1901 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Consequent upon our reference to the blackmailing proclivities of a certain member of the police force, who practiced his avaricious villainy on the ... 1346 words
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  132. CREATURE KIRKPATRICK. BROTHEL-OWNING RAILWAYMAN.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 31 May 1903 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Not long since the T[?] made some strictures concerning a notorious brothel in Claisebrook-road, East Perth, as a result of which the keeper was brou ... 229 words
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  133. BEER-BIBBING BOBBIES. BOWLED OUT IN A BROTHEL. Sub-Inspectro Sellinger Serves It Up To Them.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 19 February 1905 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The West Australian police are acknowledged to be a fine body of men, the bulk of whom endeavor loyally to do their duty, but there are black 563 words
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  134. MRS. CHALKER IN COURT. CHARGED WITH KEEPING A. BROTHEL. ME. COWAK'S RESERVED DECSION. | THE INFORMATION DISMISSED ON A TECHNICAL OBJECTION.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 22 February 1895 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Cowan, P.M., gave his reserved decision on Wednesday in the case a Louisa Chalker who had been prosecuted by the police, for having in October 286 words
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  135. POLICE COURT REPORTS. CITY. WEDNESDAY, MAY 23. (Before Mr. Cowan, P M,) ILLEGAL SALE OF LIQUOR—KEEPING A BROTHEL.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 25 May 1894 p 26 Article
    Abstract: The hearing of the charges against Lousia Chalker, part heard on Monday, for an illegal sale of liquor, and with keeping a brothel in Beaufort street ... 1275 words
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  136. FREMANTLE. FRIDAY, MARCH 10.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 17 March 1893 p 26 Article
    Abstract: At this Court this morning Isaac Keirle was charged with keeping a brothel. The plaintiff was George Andrews. The information was dismissed. Robert M ... 39 words
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  137. POLICE MISCONDUCT. TO THE EDITOR.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 25 June 1899 p 2 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—May I ask through the medium of your columns what action has been taken by the Commissioner, of Police to prevent a recurrence of the scandalous ... 117 words
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  138. COUNTRY. BOULDER.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 20 March 1903 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At the Boulder Court, to-day, a woman named Johnson was fined £20, or in default three months imprisonment, for keeping a brothel. 29 words
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  139. DEEDS IN THE DARK. CRIMES COMMITTED BY CABBIES. THE CASE OF A CITIZEN.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 30 June 1901 p 7 Article
    Abstract: If Commissioner Hare would pay less attention to the imitation of Adonis and to the exoneration of peccant policemen whose abuse of 961 words
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  140. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Wednesday.—Before Mr. A. B. Kidson, Acting P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 15 May 1924 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Illicit Liquor and Brothel Keeping.—The case was concluded in which Jose de Bray pleaded guilty to being the keeper of a brothel, and not guilty to a ... 97 words
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  141. WOMAN SENT FOR TRIAL.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 16 March 1935 p 15 Article
    Abstract: A charge of having been the keeper of a brothel in which there was girl under the age of 21 years was denied by Doris Clarke, of 226 Roe-street, Pert ... 60 words
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  142. SUPREME COURT. CIVIL SITTINGS. (Before the Chief Justice and a special jury.) AM INTERESTING CASE.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 21 August 1896 p 16 Article
    Abstract: LILLAS v. SMITH AND ANOTHER.—Action for ejectment. Mr. S. Burt, Q.C. appeared for the plaintiff, and Mr. W.M. Purkiss 685 words
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  143. HOUSE OF ILL-FAME
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 1 July 1948 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Diana Sinclair (32), was fined £10 with 6/ costs by Mr. A. G. Smith, S.M., in the Perth Police Court yesterday for having on June 33 words
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  144. HOUSE OF ILL FAME
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 24 April 1948 p 18 Article
    Abstract: Marie Grace Richardson (36), of Roe-street, Perth, was fined £20 with 6/6 costs by Messrs. W. J. Wallwork, S.M., and A. Spencer. 53 words
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  145. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. PORT DARWIN, Nov. 6.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 10 November 1888 p 26 Article
    Abstract: Last night a Japanese woman was attacked with a knife in a brothel by her brother who is the keeper of the house. He has been up before the Magistrat ... 44 words
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  146. A WARNING.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 2 October 1898 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I enclose cutting of advertisement for musical lady and two barmaids to go to an Eastern city. Some few months back the Eastern papers gave 165 words
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  147. VOICES OF BABYLON. THE CARNAL CABBIES. WIVES AND WANTONS. THE NYMPH'S IMPRISONMENT. [BY A " SUNDAY TIMES " SPECIAL.]
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 31 March 1901 p 9 Article
    Abstract: What become of all the hosts of wretched slaves to the lusts of men? Where are the flowers after they have withred? As to-day so it was 2371 words
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  148. CROWN DROPS CHARGE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 7 December 1940 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Mr. G. B. D'Arcy, for the Crown, told Mr. Justice Wolff in the Criminal Court yesterday that a nolle prosequl had been entered in connection with a c ... 59 words
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  149. THE SUPPRESSION OF BROTHELS
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 17 May 1889 p 4 Article
    Abstract: SIR.—As a resident of the Port for a number of years past, and the father of a family therein, my attention has often been directed to the various pl ... 642 words
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  150. POLICE REPORTS CITY.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 25 May 1894 p 22 Article
    Abstract: MONDAY AFTERNOON, MAY 21.—After our report closed yesterday, Louisa Chalker was charged with an illegal sale of liquor, and with keeping a brothel in 155 words
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  151. THE SOCIAL EVIL. Kanowna, Jan. 20.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 28 January 1898 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A Japanese woman named Oteyo was proceeded against to-day under the new municipal by-laws for having kept a brothel in 175 words
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  152. MUST BE DIFFERENT
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 6 January 1907 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The 'Frisco correspondent of the "Times" declares that the bitterness manifested against the Japanese on the Pacific Slope is due to the 105 words
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  153. VOICES OF BABYLON. WESTERN SIRENS AND SATYRS. An Infamous Trade in Vice. MERCHANTS OF MYLITTA. [BY A "SUNDAY TIMES" SPECIAL.]
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 3 March 1901 p 8 Article
    Abstract: It is not without hesitation, and not without some misgivings, that I approach a subject fraught with many difficulties and perplexities, and one, 2152 words
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  154. VOICES OF BABYLON. RAHABS AND RELIGION. SISTERS OF THE GOOD SHEPHERD. IMPOTENT POLICE PROVISIONS. OUR SPECIAL SCHEME. [BY A "SUNDAY TIMES" SPECIAL.]
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 14 April 1901 p 8 Article
    Abstract: I by no means wish to imply that "rescue"' work is confined to the Salvation Army, though I am compelled to admit, so far as Perth is concerned, the 2583 words
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  155. Police News. FRIDAY, August 10. Before the Police Magistrate.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 10 August 1888 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Jas. P. Nicholls was charged with receiving a breastplate, knowing it to have been stolen. Sergeant Claffey asked for a remand until to-morrow. Mr. H ... 186 words
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  156. THE KALGOORLIE FATAL BRAWL. ARREST OF AMELIA MIGNON. Kalgoorlie, November 8.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 9 November 1903 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Guiseppi Piazolla, who was arrested on Friday last on a charge of having murdered Louis Castagnan, in Brookman-street, was brought up in the Kalgoorl ... 93 words
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  157. A FEW PERTH EVILS.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 19 August 1898 p 10 Article
    Abstract: "Spew" writes to us as follows. The city of Western Australia, presents some unfavorable features to the othersider who is 1246 words
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  158. THE CHALKER CASE.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 25 March 1906 p 5 Article
    Abstract: It is reported that Louisa Chalker. who was sent down for 12 months ard for conducting a brothel, and in connection with which the man Harry 117 words
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  159. THE CHALKER PETITION Some of the Citizens—Whe Signed
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 8 April 1906 p 8 Article
    Abstract: When we stated recently that a petition was in course of preparation with the object of securing the release of the notorious woman Louisa 194 words
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  160. A DISORDERLY HOUSE. THE KEEPER SENT TO GAOL.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 2 April 1897 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Abraham Papkin was proceeded against at the Perth Police Court yesterday, before Mr. Cowan, P.M., for having kept a disorderly house. 549 words
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  161. POLICE COURTS. Monday, May 13. PERTH. (Before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M.) A CABMAN IN TROUBLE.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 17 May 1901 p 14 Article
    Abstract: James Quin was charged with having been drank while in charge of his licensed cab. Constable Sloss said that, about 11.50 142 words
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  162. SUPREME COURT. Wednesday, July 25. IN BANCO. (Before Mr. Justice Stone and Mr. Justice Hensman.) PERRY V. SELWAY.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 27 July 1900 p 10 Article
    Abstract: This was a motion to set aside the judgment of the Chief Justice, made on May 1,1900. Mr. Justice Stone said the action was one for trespass, and the ... 469 words
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  163. POLICE COURTS. Tuesday, September 18. PERTH. (Before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M.)
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 21 September 1900 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Disorderly Conduct.—Wm. Linton, for having created a disturbance in Wellington-street, was fined 20s. (in default seven days' imprisonment). 473 words
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  164. POLICE COURTS. Wednesday, February 22. PERTH. (Before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M.)
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 24 February 1899 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Drunkenness.—John Barrett, who was spoken of as the Peak Hill pioneer during the recent Barrett-Lannin case in the Local Court, was charged with 629 words
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  165. THE SOCIAL PURITY SOCIETY. DEPUTATION TO THE PREMIER.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 8 May 1891 p 3 Article
    Abstract: On Monday a deputation representing the Social Parity Society of Western Australia waited on the Premier. The deputation, which consisted of the 1483 words
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  166. MRS. CHALKER AT THE POLICE COURT. AN ALLEGED DISORDERLY HOUSE. THE DEFENDANT ARRIVES LATE. THE ABSENT WITNESS ALSO APPEARS. MR. BARRATT'S EVIDENCE.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 22 February 1895 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Louisa Chalter, who gained some notoriety recently in connection with the action brought against her by Mr. James Barratt, solicitor, of Geraldton, 1110 words
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  167. A CURIOUS CASE. BARRATT v. CHAKER. £60 IN DISPUTE. TEN DISHONORED CHEQUES. PROCEEDINGS BY MR [?] SOME QUEER EVIDENCE. YESTERDAY AFTERNOON PROCEEDINGS.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 1 February 1895 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Two adjourned cases, in which a great and [?] of interest appeared to be taken, came last Friday, before 3550 words
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  168. THE BARRATT-CHALKER CASE. RESUMPTION OF PROCEEDINGS. THIS MORNING'S COURT. FRIEDRICH v. BARRATT. TEN DISHONORED CHEQUES. FRESH EVIDENCE. VERDICT FOR DEFENDANT.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 8 February 1895 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The case of Friedrich v. Barrett was resutned last Friday at the Local Court before Mr. Cowan, P.M. The action was one for the recovery of £65 598 words
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  169. AN UNDESIRABLE FOREIGNER
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 11 August 1899 p 14 Article
    Abstract: An Italian giving the name of Evani, or the more Anglicised form of Evans, was charged with disorderly conduct, having resisted the police, and vagra ... 650 words
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  170. POLICE COURTS. Monday, November 13. PERTH. Before Mr. F. Craig, J.P.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 17 November 1899 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Pugilistic.-Barnard Howden (23) and James Barter (42) were charged with having fought in Murray-street. Howden appeared to have been in fault, and he ... 530 words
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  171. FREMANTLE. (Before Messrs. Lilly, acting R.M., and Humble, J.P.)
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 30 June 1899 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Drunk.—Thomas Hobam (12th appearance) pleaded guilty to having been drank, and was cautioned and discharged on payment of 2s. cab hire. 693 words
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  172. A NEGLECTED CHILD. THE CASE OF KATE LEYDEN. SOME SAD ENVIRONMENTS.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 2 November 1900 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The girl Kate Leyden, who was before the court last week, charged with being a neglected child, was brought before Mr. R. Fairbairn, R.M., and Mr. Ja ... 607 words
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  173. SOCIAL PURITY.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Wednesday 23 September 1885 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A large public meeting, under the sus-pices of the Social Parity Society, was held last night in the Town Ball to consider the provisions of the prop ... 122 words
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  174. A MODERN BABYLON.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 9 December 1898 p 1 Article
    Abstract: To-day a meeting of the Council of Churches considered the Children's Protection Bill. The Rev. Mr. Rays reported the result of the investigations wh ... 116 words
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  175. THE SOCIAL EVIL. POLICE PEOSECUTIONS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 4 October 1898 p 6 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., Adrienne Durand and Martha Finneam were charged with soliciting in Wellington-street, ... 322 words
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  176. THE SOCIAL EVIL.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 2 September 1900 p 7 Article
    Abstract: THE social evil is a question to be faced seriously, in view of its prevalence in Perth at present. The members of the unfortunate class are larger t ... 724 words
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  177. THE SOCIAL EVIL. To THE EDITOR.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 11 November 1900 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—In treating such subjects that have delicate and objectionable material, one has to be careful in the language used, and draw the line at anythi ... 472 words
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  178. The Social Evil. MACROS AND VAGRAN[?]S. WHY NOT PUNISH THE MEN?
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 17 March 1901 p 3 Article
    Abstract: "Abendeeniae" writes:—Ba: the local Police Court and in the Press we wery frequently come across cases of prosecutions of women for "something" 1102 words
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  179. Budding Councillors.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 28 October 1900 p 3 Article
    Abstract: There are about fourteen candidates for the few vacancies in the Kalgoorlie Council. Some have already addressed meetings. Sunday sports and the 211 words
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  180. VOICES OF BABYLON. SOCIAL SIN AND SOCIETY SCORN. SALVATION ARMY RESCUE HOME MORE CASES CITED. [BY A "SUNDAY TIMES" SPECIAL]
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 7 April 1901 p 7 Article
    Abstract: I have by no means exhausted my notes, nor have I in the slightest degree exaggerated the few cases my limited space has permitted me to 2583 words
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  181. CHARGE AGAINST A WOMAN.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 8 March 1935 p 23 Article
    Abstract: Doris Clarke (35), of Roe-street, was arrested last night by Constables Culmsee and Hames on a charge of being the keeper of a brothel, having suffer ... 43 words
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  182. HOUSES OF ILL FAME IN FREMANTLE. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 23 February 1900 p 7 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—In the light of recent events what do the authorities propose doing to abate the "Kingsley Hall" scandal in Essex street. I trust that the fact ... 131 words
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  183. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Thursday.—Before Mr. T. H. Hannah. Acting-P.M.).
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 19 January 1940 p 19 Article
    Abstract: Prostitution.—Jessie Wilson admitted having solicited prostitution on January 3 and was fined £2. with 4/6 costs. Joan Griffiths admitted having kept ... 121 words
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  184. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Monday.—Before Mr. A. B. Kidson, Acting P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 5 February 1924 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Disorderly.—Thomas James Jessup (22), and Ruben Dunn (23) were charged with having used obscene language on the Nedlands jetty on Saturday afternoon ... 378 words
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  185. BLACK AND WHITE. Woman Placed on Bond.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 26 July 1944 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Bound over to be of good behaviour for 12 months. Roberta Lorraine Lockyer (26). domestic, as warned by Mr F. M. Read. SM, in 337 words
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  186. KALGOORLIE. Kalgoorlie, September 1.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 2 September 1902 p 5 Article
    Abstract: In the Kalgoorlie Police Court to-day a French woman, named Lucienne Volti, was charged with having procured a girl, named Ida Davenport (under the a ... 83 words
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  187. POLICE INTELLIGENCE. CITY POLICE COURT. WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2ND. (Before Mr. J. Cowan, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 3 August 1893 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Michael King, William Petare, and Jeremiah Connell, charged with being drunk, ware all discharged with a caution. William Witterling for [?] off[?]di ... 231 words
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  188. FREMANTLE POLICE COURT: Before Mr. R. Fairbairn, R.M. WEDNESDAY, JULY 18.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 19 July 1888 p 3 Article
    Abstract: EMILT GREEN, a young womantof stylish appearance, Was charged with hating stolen a £1 cheque, the property of a man named Thomas Smith, of Guildford. ... 259 words
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  189. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Friday.—Before Mr. H. D. Moseley, S.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 28 December 1935 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Gaoled for Assault.—Patrick Andrew O'Malley (35) was sentenced to three months' imprisonment for having assaulted John Sticken by striking him with h ... 210 words
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  190. SIX MONTHS' GAOL. CYRIL BRENNAN CONVICTED. Aid from Immoral Earnings.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 17 September 1936 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Proved a rogue and vagabond who had lived on the earnings of a prostitute, Cyril Thomas Brennan (29) was ordered gaol for six months with hard labour 1429 words
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  191. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Monday.—Before Mr. W. A. G. Walter, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 24 July 1923 p 8 Article
    Abstract: A Destitute Child.—Thomas Edgeworth was charged with having left his son without adequate means of support. It was stated that the defendant was livi ... 834 words
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  192. THE MOUNT MALCOLM CASE. ACCUSED ACQUITTED.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 19 October 1898 p 7 Article
    Abstract: During the whole of yesterday the attention of the Criminal Court was engaged in hearing tha re-trial of the men Franc[?]s, Gleeson and Edwards who w ... 249 words
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  193. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Wednesday.—Before Mr. T. Y. A. Lang. P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 27 April 1938 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Stealing.—Pleading guilty to a charge of having stolen a bicycle pump value at 3/6, the property of Nicholas Gillabis. George Frederick Webb (20), la ... 521 words
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  194. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Wednesday.—Before Mr. A. B. Kidson, Acting P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 14 February 1924 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Shoplifting.—Albert Charles Webb and Rose Matilda Webb were conjointly charged with having stolen one silk frock, one silk suit, six shirts, and vari ... 507 words
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  195. POLICE INTELLIGENCE. CITY POLICE COURT. MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18TH. (Before Mr. Cowan, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 19 September 1893 p 2 Article
    Abstract: William Robinson was fined 10s. for drunkenness, and William White and John Selinan were mulcted in a similar amonnt for disorderly conduct. Fred Rog ... 143 words
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  196. POLICE INTELLIGENCE. CITY COURT. FRIDAY, DECEMBER 15TH. (Before Mr. Cowan, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 16 December 1893 p 6 Article
    Abstract: ALLEGED DISORDERLY HOUSE.—Theresa Callaghan, Eliza Docherty, Louisa McPherson, and Emma Smith were charged with being the occupiers of a house freque ... 359 words
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  197. [?]PECULIAR CASE IN THE LOCAL COURT. A SOLICITOR SUED FOR £65.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 26 January 1895 p 3 Article
    Abstract: In the Local Court yesterday before Mr. Cowan, P.M., R. A. Friedrich, wine and spirit merchant, sued Jas. Barratt, solicitor, of Geraldton, for £65, ... 1910 words
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  198. THE RESPONSIBILITIES OF HOUSE AGENTS. A CONVICTION.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 29 November 1899 p 7 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M, Alfred N. Geere was charged with letting a certain house, which was being used for imm ... 503 words
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  199. POLICE COURTS. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 8. PERTH. (Before Messrs. J. F. Conigrave and G. Withers, J's.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 9 April 1903 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Alleged Theft.—Gerald Cruise McDermott was remanded for eight days on a charge of having stolen a ring. A Double Charge.—John Reardon was 341 words
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  200. RAID AT FREMANTLE. Eight Arrests Made.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 17 December 1927 p 21 Article
    Abstract: A simultaneous raid made on houses in Leake-street and Bannister-street, Fremantle, late on Thursday night, resulted in the appearance before Messrs. 367 words
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  201. PERTH POLICE COURT. PERTH. (Monday.—Before Mr. H. D. Moseley, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 11 June 1935 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Vagrant Gaoled.—Six months' imprisonment was imposed on Mabel Freeman (33), who denied being a person without lawful means of support or being idle a ... 329 words
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  202. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Saturday.—Before Mr. H. D. Moseley, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 14 July 1936 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Insulting language—Nellie Tame denied having used insulting words to Molly Constance Yates in Wellington-street on July 10. She was convicted and sen ... 444 words
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  203. FRENCH PEOPLE IN TROUBLE. CITY COURT CASE. Deportation Proceedings.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 19 October 1927 p 17 Article
    Abstract: Eight French people were before the City Court yesterday charged with vagrancy. Following police investigations, a house 383 words
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  204. CITY POLICE COURT. THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 12. (Before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., and Cr. H. Brown, J.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 13 September 1901 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Not a Good Customer.—William E. Proctor a man of respectable appearance, was charged with the larceny of a suit of clothes, valued at £3, the 1105 words
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  205. AN ALLEGED DISORDERLY HOUSE. THE CASE DISMISSED.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 20 January 1900 p 2 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., Louisa Chalker was charged with keeping a house for immoral purposes, after 697 words
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  206. NEGLECTED CHILDREN Sordid Court Case.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 25 July 1927 p 10 Article
    Abstract: One of the most sordid cases that have ever come before the Children's Court was dealt with by Mr. A. J. Cantor and Mrs. A. Casson. J's.P., on Friday ... 504 words
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  207. HOUSES OF ILL-FAME. ALLEGED INTIMIDATION.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 23 February 1899 p 2 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday morning, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., Louis Phillipo and Louis Lechold, charged with having been idle and disorderl ... 873 words
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  208. PERSONS OF ILL FAME. Use of Private Dwellings.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 28 March 1942 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Reference to efforts to eradicate prostitution from private residences outside of Roe-street was made in the Perth Police Court yesterday 339 words
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  209. SUPREME COURT—CIVIL SITTINGS. MONDAY, AUGUST 17TH. (Before the Chief Justice and a Special Jury.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 18 August 1896 p 2 Article
    Abstract: This was an action brought by Mary Lilias against Willoughby Louis Smith and Annie Hughes to recover possession of Perth Town Lots 012, 013, and 014, ... 1539 words
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  210. POLICE COURTS. MONDAY, MAY 18. PERTH. (Before Messrs. A. G. Russell, S. Hymus, and Stirling. J's.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 19 May 1903 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Miscellaneous Charges.—Henry Payne had to pay 10s. for having made use of obscene language in front of the Shamrock Hotel on Saturday evening. Mary 885 words
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  211. POLICE COURTS. FRIDAY, MARCH 20. PERTH. (Before Messrs. A. S. Roe, P.M., and J. Coultas and S. Hymus, J's.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 21 March 1903 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Breaches of the Health Act.—Further prosecutions were instituted by the health authorities against two fruit vendors. P. Kong was fined in all £4 for ... 807 words
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  212. A PROHIBITED IMMIGRANT. CASE OF OYASU. MR. ROE'S RESERVED DECISION.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 1 September 1909 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the Police Court yesterday Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., gave his reserved decision in the case in which a Japanese woman named Oyasu was charged with havi ... 850 words
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  213. "THE PREVALENCE OF SOCIAL IMMORALITY." ADDRESS BY REV. BRIAN WIBBERLEY
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 4 October 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: At a meeting of the Wesley Men's Society yesterday afternoon, the Rev. Brian Wibberley delivered an address on "The Prevalence of Social Immorality." ... 775 words
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  214. CIVIC ADMINISTRATION. HOUSES OF ILL-FAME. State Regulation Opposed.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 25 June 1938 p 25 Article
    Abstract: Strong objection to the compulsory medical examination of the occupants of houses of ill-fame or the licensing of such houses was expressed by 1566 words
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  215. A HOUSE OF ILL-FAME. A LANDLORD FINED £10.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 21 February 1899 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Messrs. A. S. Roe, P.M., and A. E. Williams, J.P[?] S. B. Shanks was charged with letting a house for use ... 1190 words
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  216. A MOTHER'S TURPITUDE. SHOCKING POLICE-COURT STORY.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 30 May 1916 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A case presenting shocking features occupied the attention of Mr. T. F. Davies, P.M., in the City Court yesterday, when Mary Armstrong (42) was charg ... 1515 words
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  217. PEARL WALTERS AGAIN STORIES OF OTHER THEFTS. Her Relations with Accused.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 1 August 1935 p 16 Article
    Abstract: "The reason why I objected to this statement's going in was that it would bring in extraneous matter about other crimes. Now it is all out." 1942 words
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  218. CRIMINAL COURT. November Session.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 8 November 1922 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The November session of the Criminal Court was opened yesterday, Mr. Justice Burnside taking the cases of two men—Vivian Edward Jackson and Clarence 523 words
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  219. REGULATION OF VICE[?] TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 28 September 1898 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—The motion recently introduced in the Assembly by the member for Toodyay, having for its object tho introduction of legislation dealing with bro ... 802 words
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  220. DISORDERLY HOUSES. To the Editor.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 13 July 1901 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—In your issue of yesterday appeared a letter calling the attention of the Council to the number of houses used for purposes of ill-fame in a 837 words
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  221. ALLEGED PROHIBITED IMMIGRANT. CHARGE AGAINST JAPANESE WOMAN. EVIDENCE FOR THE DEFENCE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 26 August 1909 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., the hearing was continued of the charge preferred against a Japanese woman named Oyas ... 1398 words
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  222. THE CHARGE AGAINST TWO ITALIANS. STORY OF ASSUNTO SPAZZIANI'S RESCUE. A COMPASSIONATE COMPATRIOT. FURTHER SERIOUS STATEMENTS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 28 August 1902 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Some time before 10 o'clock yesterday morning the City Police Court was crowded to suffocation by men desirous of watching the progress of the charge 3318 words
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  223. "PERSONS OF EVIL FAME." PROSECUTIONS AT FREMANTLE. ACTION OF THE POLICE UPHELD.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 12 May 1903 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Following upon a raid made by the police of Fremantle on Saturday and Sunday on certain houses of disreputable character in Norfolk, Arundel, 611 words
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  224. CHARGE OF DETAINING A GIRL. TRIAL OF COSSI AND GUIDOTTI CONTINUED. COSSI'S DEFENCE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 12 September 1902 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Before Mr. Justice Parker and a jury, at the Criminal Court yesterday, the trial of Charles Cossi and Maria Guidotti, on a charge of having detained ... 723 words
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  225. THE KALGOORLIE PROCURATION CASE. PRISONERS COSSI AND GUIDOTTI SUED FOR WAGES. THE GIRL SPAZZIANI SECURES JUDGMENT.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 15 October 1902 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Probably the final act in connection with the sensational Kalgoorlie procuration case was that witnessed in the City Police Court yesterday. The two 504 words
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  226. CHARGE OF DETAINING A GIRL. COSSI AND GUIDOTTI CONVICTED. EACH SENTENCED TO TWO YEARS' IMPRISONMENT.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 13 September 1902 p 8 Article
    Abstract: At the Criminal Court yesterday, before Mr. Justice Parker and a jury, the trial of the two Italians, Charles Cossi and Maria Guidotti on a charge of 1786 words
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  227. CHARGE OF DETAINING A GIRL. TRIAL OF COSSI AND GUIDOTTI CONTINUED. STARTLING STATEMENT BY A JURYMAN. ALLEGED ATTEMPTED BRIBERY.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 11 September 1902 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Before Mr. Justice Parker and a jury, at the Criminal Court yesterday, the trial of Charles Cossi and Maria Guidotti, on a charge of having detained ... 1348 words
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  228. FREMANTLE POLICE COURT, SATURDAY. JUNE 30. (Before Messrs. R. Fairbairn, R.M., and G. B. Humble, J.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 2 July 1906 p 7 Article
    Abstract: A Bad Woman.—Marie Guidotti was charged with being an idle and disorderly person, and also with being the keeper of a house of ill-fame. 127 words
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  229. ALLEGED DETENTION OF A GIRL. THE TWO ITALIANS ON TRIAL.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 10 September 1902 p 7 Article
    Abstract: At the Criminal Court yesterday, before Mr. Justice Parker and a jury, the trial of Charles Cossi and Maria and Guidotti, on a charge of having detai ... 342 words
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  230. ALLEGED DETENTION OF A GIRL. A SENSATIONAL STORY. TWO ITALIANS BEFORE THE COURT.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 27 August 1902 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., a man and woman named, respectively, Charles Cossi and Marie Guardotti, both 2457 words
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  231. THE SPAZZIANI CASE. INTIMIDATION OF A FEMALE WITNESS. A HEAVY FINE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 16 September 1902 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe. P.M., an Italian, named Jack Genoni (26), was charged with having, on September 9, 1022 words
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  232. ALLEGED SERIOUS OFFENCES. THE CHARGE AGAINST TWO ITALIANS. BOTH ACCUSED COMMITTED FOR TRIAL.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 29 August 1902 p 6 Article
    Abstract: The hearing of the charge against the two Italians, Charles Cossi and Marie Guidotti, of having, at Kalgoorlie in April last, detained a young Italia ... 1355 words
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  233. Burtville Miner and His Paramour. AN EXTRAORDINARY CONTRAST "IMMORAL AND AGAINST PUBLIC POLICY." A MARRIED WOMAN'S RIGHTS. INTERESTING JUDGMENT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 10 April 1906 p 44 Article
    Abstract: An extraordinary case, in which Fanny Simmonds, a married woman living apart from her husband, was the plaintiff, and William Thomas 2008 words
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  234. The Sunday Times SUNDAY, MARCH 15, 1903. FRENCH FELONS.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 15 March 1903 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE verdict of the jury upon whom devolved the work of trying five Frenchmen and three Frenchwomen for the Smith's Mill murder will be 1121 words
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  235. HOMES OF ILL FAME. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 24 August 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—Will you allow me space in your columns to ventilate a grievance which does not only affect my own personal comfort, but also the community at l ... 231 words
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  236. HOUSES OF ILL-FAME. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 17 October 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—I cannot but think that the ratepayers of the city have reason to congratulate themes lves on the result of last Friday's election. There may no ... 358 words
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  237. HOUSE OF ILL-FAME
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 1 July 1948 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Diana Sinclair (32), was fined £10 with 6/ costs by Mr. A. C. Smith, S.M., in the Perth Police Court yesterday for having on June 37 words
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  238. A HOUSE OF ILL-FAME. A HIGHGATE HILL CASE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 22 May 1903 p 6 Article
    Abstract: At the City Court yesterday, before Messrs. Molloy and Victor, J.'sP., William Stephens was charged with keeping a house of ill-fame, and with having ... 101 words
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  239. HOUSES OF ILL FAME AT FREMANTLE. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 2 March 1900 p 2 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—It was with a thrill of intense thanksgiving that I read Mr. Wheatley's letter in yesterday's WEST AUSTRALIAN in reference to the social evil, w ... 147 words
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  240. HOUSES OF ILL-FAME IN FREMANTLE. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 28 February 1900 p 3 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—With reference to a letter appearing in your issue of the 23rd inst., signed "G. E. Wheatly," may I point out that in Perth not only the owners ... 91 words
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  241. HOUSES OF ILL-FAME. THE POLICE ATTITUDE. CITY COURT PROSECUTIONS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 13 November 1915 p 8 Article
    Abstract: In the City Court yesterday, Paulette Belot, a Frenchwoman, was charged with having kept a house of ill-fame, known as Paulette Villa, in Melbourne-r ... 704 words
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  242. YOUNG WOMAN'S EXPERIENCE. LURED TO HOUSE OF ILL-FAME. KEEPER FINED £15. A REVOLTING CASE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 9 January 1917 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Some shocking facts relative to the procuring of a young woman for immoral purposes were disclosed at the Perth Police Court yesterday, when, before ... 796 words
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  243. HOUSES OF ILL-FAME. Alleged Rentals Questioned.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 16 July 1938 p 24 Article
    Abstract: Inmates of houses of ill-fame in Perth gave evidence yesterday before the honorary Royal Commission on Civic Administration concerning the rents paid ... 856 words
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  244. FREMANTLE. (Thursday.—Before Mr. H. J. Craig, R.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 2 October 1931 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Houses of III-Fame.—Molly Rowlands, Cecilia Caesar and Helena Payne were each fined £5, with coats, on charges of having kent houses of ill-fame, and ... 60 words
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  245. THE SUPPRESSION OF HOMES OF ILLFAME. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 13 August 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I see by a telegram from Geraldton in your journal, that the Municipal Council there have passed a reaolation to be forwarded to the Government ... 160 words
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  246. A ROGUE GAOLED.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 19 January 1940 p 14 Article
    Abstract: On a charge that he was deemed to be an incorrigible rogue, Henry Taylor (30). labourer, was sentenced to 12 months' imprisonment, with hard labour, ... 97 words
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  247. GIRL IMPRISONED. VAGRANT AT SEVENTEEN. A Dash for Freedom.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 5 April 1930 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Convicted of vagrancy, a girl aged 17 years was sentenced to three months' imprisonment in the Children's Court, Perth, yesterday, before Mr. F. F. H ... 198 words
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  248. FREMANTLE POLICE COURT. (Thursday.—Before Messrs. E. P. Dowley, R.M., and A. P. Hamilton, J.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 12 December 1913 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Abusive Language.—Angus Ross made no appearance to answer a charge of having used abusive language in Hubble-street, East Fremantle. On the evidence ... 159 words
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  249. A SERIOUS OFFENCE. WOMAN FINED £10.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 29 December 1916 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Kate Minorgan was yesterday charged in the City Court with having collected rents from premises owned by her in Shentonstreet, stated to be conducted ... 351 words
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  250. FREMANTLE POLICE COURT. (Friday.—Before Mr. Dowley, R.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 4 November 1916 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Breach of Quarantine Act.—James Rodger, captain of the State steamer Kwinana, was charged by the Quarantine Department, for whom Mr. F. Thomas 318 words
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  251. IMMORAL LIVELIHOOD. Young Man to Leave State.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 9 June 1939 p 11 Article
    Abstract: In the Fremantle Police Court yesterday, Robert Ward (22), traveller, pleaded guilty to a charge of having lived wholly or in part on the earnings of 188 words
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  252. CHARGE OF DETAINING A GIRL. ALLEGED ATTEMPTED BRIBERY AND INTIMIDATION.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 13 September 1902 p 18 Article
    Abstract: At the Criminal Court on Wednesday, during the trial of Charles Cossi and Maria Guidotti, on a charge of having detained a girl named Assunta Spazzia ... 543 words
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  253. No Title
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 13 May 1903 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Something like a Western invasion of criminals of a certain class has been disclosed by recent proceedings before the Magistrates in this State, and ... 760 words
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  254. A COMPLAINT. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 11 November 1893 p 7 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—May I direct through your paper the attention of the Police authorities to the fast that for several months a house of ill fame has existed near ... 183 words
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  255. THE BLANCHARD COMMISSION SUMMARY OF EVIDENCE. Perth, July 13.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 20 July 1915 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry by Mr. W. W. Alcock sitting as a Royal Commission into the charges against Dr. Blanchard, district medical officer 3791 words
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  256. MEDICAL OFFICER SUSPENDED. CHARGES AGAINST DR. BLANCHARD. ROYAL COMMISSION'S INQUIRY.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 14 July 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry by Mr. W. W. Alcock, sitting as a Royal Commissioner, into the charges against Dr. Blanchard, District Medical Officer of Perth, was cont ... 3685 words
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  257. CURIOUS ALLEGATIONS Perth, June 30.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 6 July 1915 p 26 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry into the charge against Dr. Blanchard, district medical officer of Perth, which was formally opened last week, will be 168 words
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  258. THE BLANCHARD INQUIRY COMMISSIONER'S FINDINGS CHARGES NOT SUBSTANTIATED. SOME RECOMMENDATIONS. MR. ALCOCK'S STRONG COMMENTS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 24 July 1915 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The report of Mr. W. W. Alcock, who was appointed a Royal Commissioner to inquire into a charge of improper conduct, preferred against Dr. D. F. Blan ... 2200 words
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  259. Case of Dr. Blanchard AND A FEW REFLECTIONS On the Subject of the Red Plague
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 1 August 1915 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The evidence taken at the inquiry by Mr. W. W. Alcock, sitting as a Royal Commissioner, into a charge of disgraceful and improper conduct 1283 words
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  260. CHARGE AGAINST A MEDICAL MAN. ROYAL COMMISSION INQUIRY.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 3 July 1915 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The inquiry by Mr. W. W. Alcock, sitting as a Royal Commissioner, into the charge against Dr. Blanchard, District Medical Officer of Perth, which was ... 1383 words
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  261. RIOT OF RUFFIANS MURDER IN HAY-ST. DEFECTIVE POLICE ARRANGEMENTS. THREE MEN IN CUSTODY.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 26 January 1902 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The murder of John Gray by a band of ruffians in the most crowded thoroughfare of the City of Perth, and before the eyes of a concourse of citizens—a ... 1118 words
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  262. The Police at Fremantle.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 4 June 1899 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A Fremantle correspondent writes: It appears to me that the Fremantle Police Force requires reconstructing from the head downwards, because for 426 words
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  263. LOCAL AND GENERAL.
    The Western Australian Times (Perth, WA : 1874 - 1879) Tuesday 4 April 1876 p 3 Article
    Abstract: VICE—REGAL.—His Excellency the Governor and party arrived from their Southern tour on Friday last. To CORRESPONDENTS—A mass of 737 words
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  264. IS IT TRUE
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 2 October 1898 p 3 Article
    Abstract: That there are 'buses on the Perth streets which are dangerous to ride in and a disgrace to any city? That it would be a benefit to the 675 words
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  265. IS IT TRUE
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 9 October 1898 p 6 Article
    Abstract: That a gentleman connected with a certain Board sold a machine one week to a friend, and re-purchased the same machine at an advance of £300 the 747 words
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  266. COOLGARDIE.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 21 April 1899 p 10 Article
    Abstract: At the police court on Saturday a woman named Marie Valtry was fined £10 for having kept a brothel. A crushing at Burbanks Welcome 109 words
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  267. TODAY'S PROCEEDINGS ACCUSED'S FATHER GIVES EVIDENCE. Perth, 2 p.m. Today.
    Geraldton Guardian (WA : 1906 - 1928) Thursday 26 June 1924 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Interest in the trial of Auburn continues unabated. Today, Charles Allen was further examined by Mr. Haynes regarding what 890 words
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  268. THE MOUNT MALCOLM CASE.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Friday 21 October 1898 p 19 Article
    Abstract: During the whole of Tuesday the attention of the Criminal Court was engaged in hearing the re-trial of the men Frances, Gleeson, and Edwards, who wer ... 230 words
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  269. POLICE COURTS. Wednesday, August 22. PERTH. (Before Mr. A. & Roe, P.M.)
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 24 August 1900 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Youths in Trouble.—Brenard Davis, Fredk. Jackman, Fredk. Boag, and Septimus Davis, four youths, were charged with, haying created a disturbance in 413 words
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  270. A DISORDERLY HOUSE.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 1 December 1899 p 16 Article
    Abstract: At the Perth Police Court yesterday, Alfred Norman Geere was charged with having committed a breach of the municipal by-laws, by having let a house, ... 447 words
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  271. ILLICIT-DRINK SELLING. [BY TELEGRAPH.] COOLGARDIE, July 22.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Friday 24 July 1896 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Emily Richardson was charged with having on the 15th inst. sold a glass of whisky to James Duncan and one to P.c. Brown. James Duncan deposed that he ... 313 words
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  272. SIX MONTHS' GAOL. Cyril Brennan Convicted.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 24 September 1936 p 27 Article
    Abstract: Proved a rogue and vagabond who had lived on the earnings of a prostitute, Cyril Thomas Brennan (29) was ordered gaol for six months with hard labour 312 words
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  273. A DRUNKEN BRAWL. BRUTAL ASSAULT. DYING DEPOSITIONS TAKEN. COOLGARDIE, April 30.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 4 May 1899 p 22 Article
    Abstract: A drunken brawl which may prove fatal in its result, occurred in a brothel situated near Pell's crossing, in Montana, Coolgardie, early on Sunday 543 words
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  274. Japanese in Kalgoorlie. RAID BY THE POLICE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 6 August 1896 p 9 Article
    Abstract: There was an unusually large attendance of the general public in the Police Court on Tuesday morning, when the charge-sheet included the prosecution ... 616 words
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  275. KALGOORLIE POLICE COURT. SATURDAY, APRIL 24. (Before Mr. F. Hare, R.M.) SOLICITING.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 29 April 1897 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Flossie Gilmore, who had been before the Court on the previous day, when an information against her was dismissed, appeared to answer the charge that ... 580 words
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  276. Chargse Against a Woman.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 24 April 1906 p 18 Article
    Abstract: The adjourned case of the woman Letitia Wainwright, who has on several occasions been remanded on a charge of drunkenness and evil fame, 509 words
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  277. AN UNFORTUNATE CASE. THREE MONTH'S IMPRISONMENT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 3 July 1906 p 15 Article
    Abstract: A girl, who is nearly 17 years of age, pleaded guilty. in the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Friday morning, before Messrs. Chapple and 510 words
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  278. IDLE AND DISORDERLY WOMAN. WITNESS ACCUSED OF PERJURY.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 4 September 1906 p 9 Article
    Abstract: A woman named Lizzie Dupont pleaded not guilty in the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Friday morning, before Dr. G. A. Kearney (chairman) 527 words
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  279. STREET ROW IN KALGOORLIE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 7 May 1907 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Details of a sensational disturbance were given in the Kalgoorlie Police Court before Messrs. J. Marshall and F. A. Chapple, J's.P., on 712 words
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  280. LOUISA CHALKER. OUT FOR TWELVE. Misplaced Sympathy—For a Lydy Of No Account
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 11 March 1906 p 12 Article
    Abstract: There is a tendency on the part of a Section of the public—and a very considerable proportion, too—to regard the woman Chalker, who was 389 words
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  281. ALLEGED TRAIN ROBBERY. MELBOURNE, September 21.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 30 September 1899 p 31 Article
    Abstract: On arrival of the adelaide express train at Ararat this morning Mrs. Louisa Chalker, who was on her way from Fremantle to Melbourne, reported to the 53 words
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  282. CHALKER-POWELL ROBBERY CASE. POWELL COMMITTED FOR TRIAL.
    West Australian Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1897 - 1902) Sunday 1 October 1899 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The well-known jockey William Powell has been committed for trial on a charge of robbing Mrs. Louisa Chalker of 22 sovereigns and a diamond 46 words
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  283. POLICE INTELLIGENCE. CITY COURT. FRIDAY, APRIL 5TH. (Before Mr. Cowan, P.M.)
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 13 April 1895 p 35 Article
    Abstract: ROBBERY FROM A HOTEL.—Geo. Griffiths, a tall young man, was charged with stealing 45 yards of calioo sheeting, valued at £1 15s. from the Court Hotel ... 182 words
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  284. ALLEGED SHOOTING CASE. A WOMAN ARRESTED.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 5 January 1900 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Last evening the police arrested a young woman named Elizabeth Dongan, on a charge of having shot, with intent, at Harry Thompson. The shooting is 125 words
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  285. WEST AUSTRALIA. PERTH, Feb. 23.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 27 February 1906 p 33 Article
    Abstract: At the city Police Court to-day Louisa Chalker was charged with having, between. December. 1 and February 16. kept a house known as 123 words
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  286. SATURDAY, APRIL 6. (Before Mr. Cowan, P.M.) ALLEGED RECEIVING.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 12 April 1895 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Louisa Chalker was accused, on remand, with having received 45 yards of calico, well knowing it to hare been stolen. Mr. Moorhead defended the 298 words
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  287. ALLEGED DISORDERLY HOUSE IN ROE-STREET. A CASE IN THE POLICE COURT.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 3 November 1894 p 44 Article
    Abstract: In the City Court, yesterday, before Mr. Cowan, P.M., Louisa Chalker was charged under the 84th section of the Police Act with haring, on October 20t ... 437 words
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  288. The West Australian. VIGILANS ET AUDAX. PERTH, FRIDAY, MAY 25, 1894.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 25 May 1894 p 4 Article
    Abstract: THE cases which come under the summary jurisdiction of the Police Magistrates are not usually of a character calling for special comment. 1221 words
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  289. THE CASE COMMENCED. THE PLAINTIFFS CASE. SOME STRANGE ASSERTIONS. MRS. CHALKER'S EVIDENCE. "A RARE OLD TIME." THE CASE ADJOURNED.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 8 February 1895 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At the conclusion of the case reported in Friday's issue of the Daily News, the second case that of Mr. James Barratt, solicitor, of Geraldton. again ... 2704 words
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  290. LADIES AND LYDIES,
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 26 February 1905 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Since the formation of tue Snburban Association, many little economical means are being used by the proprietary people to reduce expenses, which 419 words
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  291. ON WHOSE AUTHORITY Was Marie Guidotti Released?
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 23 July 1916 p 7 Article
    Abstract: In the Perth Police Court on June 13 last, in consequence of complaints from the military authorities in regard to the spreading of disease amongst 323 words
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  292. SUPREME COURT. IN BANCO. WEDNESDAY, JULY 25. (Before Mr. Justice Stone and Mr. Justice Hensman.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 26 July 1900 p 3 Article
    Abstract: In the Matter of an Application by J. H. Blencowe for a protection area. This was an appeal, by way of a case stated, against the finding of the Ward ... 1394 words
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  293. FREMANTLE POLICE COURT. THURSDAY, MARCH 14TH. (Before Mr. R. Fairbairn, R M.)
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 16 March 1895 p 34 Article
    Abstract: DISORDERLY WOMEN.—Rose Riley, Daisy Hyland, Alice Doyle, Eva Murray, Kate Matthews, and Ellen Wesherall were charged with disorderly conduct in a hou ... 450 words
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  294. THE SOCIAL QUESTION. LANDLORD HEAVILY FINED.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 24 February 1899 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., and Mr. A. E. Williams, J.P., at the Perth Police Court on Feb. 20, Samuel Barker Sharks was charged under the municipal ... 987 words
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  295. ROGUE AND VAGABOND. THREE MONTHS' IMPRISONMENT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 25 December 1906 p 12 Article
    Abstract: William Taylor, a young man, appeared before Messrs. C. E Frazer, M.P., and R. G. Ardagh, J's.P., in the Kalgoorlie. -Court on 1062 words
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  296. LIFE'S SEAMY SIDE
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 15 October 1912 p 37 Article
    Abstract: May Sutton, whose case began on Friday, was once more before the Kalgoorlie Court on the charge of allowing her premises in 1252 words
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  297. The Case of Florence Nicholson. NOTICE OF APPEAL.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 4 April 1905 p 17 Article
    Abstract: A woman named Florence Nicholson was charged on summons, before Dr. Friedman and Mr. H. W. Davidson, J's.P., at the Kalgoorlie Police 910 words
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  298. THE LIBEL CASE. THE REPORT CONTINUED. THE PAINTED JAPANESE. Hoyt's Buildings as Houses of Shame.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 15 May 1904 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: E. A. SEDGWICK, examined by Mr. SMITH: I work for J. F. Brown, wickerwork maker, in Hoyt's buildings, Wellington-street. In July last year we were ve ... 8780 words
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  299. The Sunday Times SUNDAY, MAY 8, 1904. OUR LIBEL CASE.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 8 May 1904 p 4 Article
    Abstract: From Tuesday to Friday theSupreme Court was the scene of the "alleged libel" case—the W.A Trustee Company v. THE SUNDAY TIMES. The 1743 words
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  300. TUESDAY, 9TH JANUARY. (Before Messrs. Traylen and Dowley, Js.P.)
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 12 January 1894 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Daniel Keyte, charged with vagrancy, and having been before the court 46 times previously, was sentenced to three months' hard labor. 1398 words
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  301. LAST WEEK'S LIBEL CASE. TRUSTEES CO. v. SUNDAY TIMES. A FOUR DAY'S HEARING.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 8 May 1904 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: In the No. 1 Supreme Court on Monday, Chief Justice Stone and a jury of 12 commenced the hearing of an action brought by the W.A. Trustee, 10893 words
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  302. HOYT'S BUILDINGS. THE SHOPS OF TEE JAPS. CHANGES APPARENT. Is the Evil Departing?
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 8 May 1904 p 1 Article
    Abstract: On the morning after the jury's verdict in the libel action of the W.A. Trustee Co. v. the SUNDAY TIMES, a peculiar development was noticeable in two ... 243 words
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  303. SINFUL LADIES. REMOVING ELSEWHERE. Effect of Our Exposures.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 5 June 1904 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The outcome of the action, W.A. Trustee Company v "The Sunday Times" is the cleansing of Murray-street from the profane trade in 322 words
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  304. COOLGARDIE POLICE COURT. Coolgardie, March 22.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 26 March 1907 p 16 Article
    Abstract: At the police court to-day, before Mr. Alfred Mercer, J.P., Frederick Neilson, an able-bodied young man, was charged that on March 21, he 1528 words
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  305. LEONORA. July 18.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 26 July 1910 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Members and friends of the Presbyterian Church and choir tendered a surprise social to Miss Neville on the eve of her departure for 1472 words
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  306. PIEBALD JUSTICE One Law for the White—Another for the Alien MAHOMET ALI.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 11 February 1906 p 13 Article
    Abstract: On the 29th of January Mahomet Ali and Charley Goolata Mahomet, two Afghans, were holding revel in a reputed brothel at Malcolm, owned by 771 words
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  307. Seto's Record
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 26 February 1911 p 3 Article
    Abstract: It may be interesting to Mr. Justice M'Millan, to the jury of which Mr. Glick, J.P., was foreman, and to the lackadaisical and ill-informed 489 words
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  308. HOUSES OF ILL-FAME. ALLEGED INTIMIDATION.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Friday 24 February 1899 p 19 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court on Monday morning, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., Louis Phillipo and Louis Leebold, charged with having been idle and disorderl ... 647 words
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  309. A VERY SAD STORY A Wilful Woman Goes Her Own Way | AND MAKES A BAD BREAK IN LIFE
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 18 June 1905 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Aged 21, Nellie—was in November last married in Perth to a Government employee named Waterman, who bears an excellent character. On 883 words
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  310. A WIFE IN THE DOCK. CHARGED BY HER HUSBAND. WITH EVIL FAME.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 14 June 1905 p 2 Article
    Abstract: A case of an extraordinary nature was dealt with yesterday, at the City Court, by Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., in which Nellie Waterman, a young woman, was 554 words
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  311. KEPT AN IMMORAL HOUSE Perth, Nov. 19.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 23 November 1915 p 27 Article
    Abstract: On a charge of having kept premises in James-street for an immoral purpose, a woman named Ettie Brown was fined £15 in the 35 words
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  312. ROE-STREET ARRESTS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 14 November 1929 p 19 Article
    Abstract: Five of the six women arrested on charges of vagrancy in houses in Roe-street, in the police raid last Thursday night, appeared before Mr. A. B. Kids ... 153 words
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  313. THE SOCIAL EVIL.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 15 October 1907 p 20 Article
    Abstract: A recommendation by the works committee to the Kalgoorlie Council Monday, in respect of building applications, contained a couple 801 words
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  314. THE SOCIAL EVIL.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 25 February 1902 p 20 Article
    Abstract: That there is less humbug in Perth than in Kalgoorlie in dealing with the social evil is evidenced by the following report of proceedings in the Pert ... 410 words
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  315. THE SOCIAL EVIL.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Friday 7 October 1898 p 50 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court on Monday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., Adrienne Durand and Martha Finneam were charged with soliciting in Wellington-street, ... 299 words
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  316. A SOCIAL EVIL.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 14 September 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: THE appearance of some of our leading citizens before the City Police Court yesterday, claiming the protection of the authorities in regard to the 1016 words
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  317. THE SOCIAL EVIL. To the Editor.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 11 September 1915 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—Every right-minded citizen must view with approval the action of the Government in bringing. forward legislation to deal with this great nationa ... 164 words
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  318. Stand Up, Simpson! Likewise Moss Solomon and Schildt---Two Whited Sepulchres--And a Solicitor---Houses of Ill-Fame-And a Bogus Agreement—A Case Presented—For the Consideration of t...
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 6 April 1913 p 4 Article
    Abstract: One of the most sordid and shocking cases which have ever been investigated by any court was dealt with in the City Police Court last week, when 2827 words
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  319. Cue.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 16 January 1904 p 34 Article
    Abstract: Judgment was given in the Warden's Court on Tuesday against the Princess Murchison G.M. Co. for amounts totalling nearly £700, due to wages men and 96 words
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  320. GIRL IMPRISONED. Vagrant at Seventeen.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 10 April 1930 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Convicted of vagrancy, a girl aged 17 years was sentenced to three months' imprisonment in the Children's Court, Perth, yesterday, before Mr. F. F. H ... 195 words
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  321. WHOLESALE THEFTS MOTOR MECHANIC ARRESTED DETECTIVES RECOVER GOODS. | Perth, November 9.
    Geraldton Guardian and Express (WA : 1929 - 1947) Saturday 9 November 1929 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Women's evening wear, alleged to have been stolen from five suburban houses, and worth about £177, was recovered by the police from houses of 147 words
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  322. THE BROWN HILL AREA. ALLEGED DISREPUTABLE CONDITION. POLICE DENY A CLERGYMAN'S STATEMENTS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 24 June 1905 p 9 Article
    Abstract: During the visit of the Premier to Kalgoorlie recently the Rev. T. H. Pitts made some serious statements reflecting on the police administration of t ... 596 words
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  323. FEMALE TOBACCONIST SHOP NUISANCES. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 19 May 1898 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—In New York a few years back when Tammany ruled the sway, the houses of, ill fame reached a stage that surpassed all previous brilliancy—men wer ... 135 words
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  324. SORDID SHOOTING CASE Death of the Victim
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 11 December 1910 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Marguerite De Four (or Deioor). who was shot at a house oi illfame known as " San Toy" by a Japanese named Seto, died in the 240 words
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  325. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Tuesday—Before Mr. Davies, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 6 September 1916 p 5 Article
    Abstract: A House of Ill-Fame.—Leonie Dana was charged with keeping a house of ill-fame. Sergeant Leen prosecuted, and Mr. F. S. Harney appeared for the defenc ... 263 words
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  326. KALGOORLIE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 5 March 1903 p 6 Article
    Abstract: At the Kalgoorlie Court yesterday morning, Marithe Soute, Andres Souty Luciene Blanc, Emma Larouche, Louisa Debousyi, and Marcel Verne were 101 words
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  327. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Friday.—Before Messrs. Goode and Cantor, J's.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 24 June 1916 p 10 Article
    Abstract: An Immoral House.—Annie McKenzie, occupier of a house known as "Nera, was charged with keeping the place as a house of ill-fame, and pleaded guilty 75 words
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  328. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Saturday.—Before Mr. T. Y. A. Lang, P.M.).
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 12 December 1938 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Disorderly Conduct.—Mary Griffiths (24) pleaded guilty to a charge that on December 1 she had no or insufficient visible lawful means of support and ... 97 words
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  329. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Monday.-Before Mr. A. B. Kitson, Acting P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 3 February 1926 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Disorderly—Clarence Joseph Sunderland was fined 5s., write coasts for having used obscene language and for having travelled on the railway without a ... 188 words
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  330. FRENCH GIRLS SENTENCED. Gaol and Deportation.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 15 November 1927 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Germaine Legraverende (23) and Suzanne Goudy (27), two of the eight French persons arrested on October 17, following a raid by detectives and 486 words
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  331. WOMAN BOUND OVER: Kalgoorlie, May 18.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 25 May 1937 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Charged with having no visible means of support, Violet Forrester (26), who gave her occupation as "domestic," appeared before 145 words
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  332. ALLEGED BREACH OF THE WINES, BEER, AND SPIRITS SALES ACT.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 29 April 1899 p 7 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Messrs. A. S. Roo, P.M., and Chas. Saw, J.P., Robert Wolfe appeared in answer to a charge of allowing wome ... 214 words
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  333. WHITE SLAVE TRAFFIC Procuration Charge Against Maltese Brisbane, March 30.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 5 April 1938 p 24 Article
    Abstract: A Maltese allegedly engaged in the white slave traffic appeared in the Police Court to-day and was remanded on two charges. A girl of 310 words
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  334. MUNICIPAL. LEEDERVILLE COUNCIL.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 27 April 1900 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The fortnightly meeting of the Leederville Municipal Council was held on April 19. There were present the Mayor (Mr. J. Veryard), and Crs. Thompson 321 words
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  335. CRIMINAL COURT.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 5 April 1906 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Mr. Commissioner Roe presided yesterday at the Criminal Court. Keeping a House of Ill-fame. Harry Lewis pleaded not guilty in the 295 words
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  336. RED LIGHT AREA. WIDER RESEARCH SUGGESTED "Social Significance" of Question
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 23 November 1938 p 21 Article
    Abstract: The Commission states in regard to houses of ill-fame, that no effort had been made to enforce the city's by-laws against them. At present there was ... 220 words
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  337. NORTHAM NEWS. DEPARTURES FOR COOLGARDIE. CHARGE AGAINST A JAPANESE. | THE FENCING OF THE STREETS. [BY TELEGRAPH.] [FROM OUR CORRESPONDENT.] NORTHAM, February 22.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 24 February 1894 p 17 Article
    Abstract: A large number of men continue to proceed to Coolgardie, the railway carriages and [?] beiug crowded. A Japanese was sentenced to [?] months' 168 words
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  338. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Wednesday.-Before Mr. A. B. Kidson, Acting P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 28 March 1929 p 8 Article
    Abstract: A Night Wanderer's Theft.—"It was cold, and I wanted them to sleep on. I intended to return them," said Patrick Curtain, when charged with having sto ... 343 words
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  339. Kalgoorlie.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 28 November 1903 p 19 Article
    Abstract: Thomas Burke, who was arrested late last week on a charge ot having unlawfully wounded John Andrew Greed, complained to the lockup-keeper this 227 words
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  340. Kalgoorlie. Kalgoorlie, May 21.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 26 May 1900 p 43 Article
    Abstract: Two robberies have been reported to the Boulder police. From Messrs. Rosenow and Sons' Boulder Block an iron safe containing a cash-box and 168 words
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  341. SCCIAL EVIL AT KALGOORLIE
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 3 June 1905 p 17 Article
    Abstract: Following upon the successful carrying of a motion in the Kalgoorlie Mumcipal Council last week, to the effect that all brothels east of Wilson-stree ... 146 words
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  342. Slum Commission Women Pay Bribes?
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 10 July 1938 p 4 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: "NOBODY is carrying out any illegal business to-day without the comprehensive bribery of constituted 684 words
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  343. BAD YOUNG WOMEN Perth, Sept. 25.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 October 1912 p 34 Article
    Abstract: Eva White (20) and Clara Zimmerman (25) were both charged with vagrancy at the City Court this morning. 212 words
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  344. An Undesirable Neighbor, THREE MONTHS' HARD LABOR.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 31 October 1905 p 24 Article
    Abstract: A man named George Brimer pleader not guilty in the Kalgoorlie Police Court [?] Messrs. R. D. McKenzie and J. W. Fimister, J's.P., to a charge 458 words
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  345. Police News. PERTH POLICE COURT. TUESDAY, 29th JUNE, 1875. (Before H. Ashton, Esq.J.P.)
    The Western Australian Times (Perth, WA : 1874 - 1879) Tuesday 6 July 1875 p 6 Article
    Abstract: John Wilding, charged by p.c. Connor, with being drunk and disorderly in Barrack Street, last Saturday night, was fined 5s. Jos. Goddard, Canning, ch ... 1078 words
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  346. LEONORA-GWALIA NOTES
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 14 May 1935 p 9 Article
    Abstract: In the Leonora Police Court on Tuesday last, Walter Robert Williams was charged with having insufficient lawful means of support. 238 words
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  347. A FREMANTLE MATTER. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 25 November 1899 p 2 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—I have waited several days to see if anyone would refute the statements made by the Bev. Mr. Wheatley on Sunday night last regarding houses of i ... 166 words
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  348. KALGOORLIE. KALGOORLIE, March 22.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 24 March 1900 p 7 Article
    Abstract: In the Kalgoorlie Police Court to-day Frank Flood was charged with unlawfully wounding Arthur Hodder. It is alleged that during a quarrel in a house ... 147 words
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  349. LEONORA. Leonora, January 30.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 1 February 1902 p 9 Article
    Abstract: At a meeting which was held last night, it was decided to make elaborate arrangements for the opening of the railway. The dispute between the Gwalia 173 words
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  350. COUNTRY. NEWCASTLE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 6 February 1904 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The Northam Thespians, a talented company of amateurs from the sister town, staged the amusing comedy-drama, "Our Girls," at the local 140 words
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  351. IMMORALITY ON THE GOLDFIELDS. FINES INFLICTED. Kalgoorlie, August 26.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 27 August 1907 p 5 Article
    Abstract: No fewer than 26 women of ill-fame appeared before the Resident Magistrate, Mr. Dowley, in the Kalgoorlie Police Court to-day, and the hearing of 155 words
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  352. Mr. Orr Repeats His Charges.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 19 May 1938 p 22 Article
    Abstract: ADELAIDE, May 18.—Commenting on the reply of the Mayor of Kalgoorlie (Mr. R. G. Moore) to his statement that that city was the wickedest in Australia ... 260 words
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  353. POLICE INTELLIGENCE. CITY COURT. SATURDAY, MARCH 2ND. (Before Mr. Cowan, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 4 March 1895 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Disorderly.—John Shanks,a night watchman employed at Mr. Hea[?]man's in H[?]street, was charged with tour separa[?] offence, viz., obstructing a foot ... 170 words
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  354. POLICE NEWS. Roe-Street Arrests.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 13 November 1929 p 16 Article
    Abstract: The women arrested in houses in Roe-street on Thursday night last, when women's evening wear valued at over £170 siezed by the police in an extensive 158 words
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  355. PERTH POLICE (Saturday, Before Mr. W. J. Wallwork, S.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 3 April 1950 p 26 Article
    Abstract: VAGRANT GAOLED: John David Dale (48), labourer, was sentenced to three months' imprisonment on a vagrancy charge. 264 words
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  356. ALLEGED SERIOUS ASSAULT.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Friday 11 December 1896 p 39 Article
    Abstract: A young cabman named D. Jamieson [?] brought up before Mr. J. Cowan at the Police Court on Friday on a charge of assaulting Pierre Fontan, a Frenchma ... 544 words
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  357. THE SOCIAL EVIL A Resident's Complaint—The Heart of the City
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 18 November 1906 p 3 Article
    Abstract: "Resident": While it isn't the policy of the press to be continually harping at the police (for the majority of whom everyone entertains 181 words
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  358. POLICE INTELLIGENCE. PERTH CITY COURT. WEDNESDAY, APRIL 4TH. (Before Mr. Cowan, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 5 April 1894 p 2 Article
    Abstract: DRUNKEN ABORIGINALS.—Doolbie and lubra were charged with disorderly conduct in Lake-street. It appeared they were under the influence of liquor and a ... 205 words
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  359. SUPREME COURT. FULL COURT. WEDNESDAY, JULY 18. (Before Mr. Justice Stone and Mr. Justice Hensman.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 19 July 1900 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Application for a Writ of Certiorari. This was an application for a writ of certiorari to remove into the Supreme Court a conviction against Fox and 1471 words
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  360. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. THURSDAY. FEBRUARY 19. (Before Messrs. A. S. Roe, P.M., and D. L. Hehir, J.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 20 February 1903 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Alleged Unlawful Assault.—Norman Grainger, charged with assulting Henry Hawkins, a bookmaker, some time ago, was further remanded for eight days, on ... 408 words
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  361. A ROGUE IMPRISONED. Woman Companion Fined.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 17 May 1932 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Deemed to be a rogue and vagabond, Charles Basil Colville (44) was sentenced to three months' imprisonment by Messrs. H. J. Craig, R.M., and F. Insto ... 393 words
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  362. Kalgoorlie Police Court.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 16 January 1906 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Dr. G. A. Kearney and Mr. J. W. Fimister, J's.P., presided in the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Saturday morning. 570 words
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  363. THE SOCIAL EVIL IN SYDNEY. To the Editor.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 22 June 1903 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I see in your telegrams, yesterday, it was stated that it was estimated there are 2,000 women in Sydney leading a shameful and degraded life. Th ... 217 words
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  364. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Tuesday.—Before Mr. T. F. Davies, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 3 May 1916 p 9 Article
    Abstract: An Employment Broker's Offences.—Harriet Woodgate was charged (1) that, on January 20, being a licensed employment broker, she made, on behalf of Mrs ... 184 words
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  365. PERM POLICE COURT. (Wednesday.—Before MR. A. B. Kidson, Acting P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 18 October 1928 p 19 Article
    Abstract: Bound Over for Theft.—Frank Norman Eadie (19), storeman, who pleaded guilty to having stolen a suitcase, Containing a number of articles of clothing, ... 349 words
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  366. ALLEGED DISORDERLY HOUSE. POLICE COURT PROCEEDINGS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 12 January 1901 p 7 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. W. D. Cowan, Acting-P.M., Catherine Keogh was charged with keeping a house frequented by thieves, and 438 words
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  367. THE SOCIAL EVIL Respectable Women Affronted The Case For Segregation
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 9 September 1906 p 8 Article
    Abstract: A woman writes this: "The success which attended your exposure pf houses of ill-fame in James-street is to be appreciated, and I would be pleased if 230 words
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  368. A CITY EYESORE Which Calls for Removal
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 14 June 1925 p 25 Article
    Abstract: There is no greater eyesore in the City of Perth than a row of houses in Roe-street which are occupied by women who follow an ancient but 231 words
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  369. GENERAL BOOTH IN THE STATE HIS VISIT TO KALGOORLIE. THE SOCIAL EVIL. | SUNDAY FOOTBALL ON THE FIELDS. Kalgoorlie, June 29.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 8 July 1905 p 18 Article
    Abstract: The presence in Kalgoorlie of General Booth was availed of this morning as an opportunity to secure from the active figurehead of the world's social 1049 words
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  370. CITY POLICE COURT. TUESDAY, FEBRUARY 17.(Before Messrs. A. S. Roe, P.M., and D. E. Hehir, J. P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 18 February 1903 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A Remanded Case.—George Ryan was charged with having stolen a pair of books, the property of Robert John Edwards. A remand of eight days was granted, ... 184 words
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  371. FREMANTLE POLICE COURTS. (Monday.—Before Mr. Dowley, R.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 7 August 1917 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Assault.—Joseph Bond, was charged with having on August 4, unlawfully assaulted an elderly man named William Rose. He pleaded not guilty. Complainant ... 338 words
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  372. THE LIQUOR QUESTION. WCTU Convention Resolutions
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 3 October 1942 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Problems arising from the sale of intoxicating liquor; the evil effects of gambling and prostitution were dealt with in resolutions passed by 329 words
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  373. SHOOTING AFFRAY AT COOLGARDIE. ALLEGED ATTEMPT TO ENTER HOUSE. COOLGARDIE, December 16.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Friday 18 December 1896 p 30 Article
    Abstract: A sensational affray took place at a reputed house of ill-fame in Lindsaystreet last night. It appears that three individuals, said to belong to the 312 words
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  374. CHARGE OF VAGRANCY.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 11 November 1899 p 51 Article
    Abstract: Jasmes Chute, on remand, was charged at the City Police Court on Wednesday with having no visible means of support, and was represented by Mr. Vyner. 293 words
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  375. WHITE SLAVE TRAFFIC. POLICE OFFICERS' INQUIRIES. RECENT RUMOURS DENIED. SOME PITIFUL TALES.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Friday 13 February 1914 p 53 Article
    Abstract: In consequence of certain alarming statements, Mr. Angwin, one of the Honorary Ministers, some time ago ordered investigations to be made as to wheth ... 1065 words
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  376. EAST PERTH GRIEVANCES. To THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 28 September 1897 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—The letter appearing in the West AUSTRALIAN of the 24th inst., signed Jas. J. A. Walsh, drawing public attention to some of tho grievances under ... 382 words
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  377. LOOSE LIVING MAN AND WOMAN CONVICTED Kalgoorlie, June 16.
    Western Argus (Kalgoorlie, WA : 1916 - 1938) Tuesday 23 June 1936 p 35 Article
    Abstract: A well dressed young woman, Phyllis Ryan (24), of Hay street, Kalgoorlie, appeared before Mr. T. H. Hannah, Assistant Magistrate, 562 words
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  378. ALLEGED DISORDERLY HOUSE. PROSECUTION BY THE POLICE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 7 October 1898 p 7 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., Jas. Roberts was charged with permitting women of bad character to frequent his house ... 258 words
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  379. THE CITY COUNCIL AND CABMEN. To the Editor.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 12 January 1901 p 13 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—In the last issue of a weekly contemporary the catmen of Perth arc. under the heading of "Jchu, the Son of Nimshi," scathingly. and unjustifiabl ... 789 words
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  380. THE SOCIAL EVIL DEAN LATHAM'S INDIGNATION
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 19 September 1909 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Greatly to the surprise of its numerous readers, the "West Australian" actually expressed an opinion last week. On the strength of certain clauses in ... 672 words
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  381. LICENSES FOR TOBACCONISTS. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 28 June 1898 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—In the Government Gazette of level date I notice that the City Council have promulgated an amended by-law dealing with houses of ill-fame, which ... 240 words
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  382. BACK TO FRANCE. Three More Court Cases.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 10 November 1927 p 18 Article
    Abstract: Three more of the French persons who were recently arrested at 85 Suburban-road, South Perth, and charged with being prohibited immigrants, were 278 words
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  383. FRENCH GIRLS SENTENCED. "I Love Australia."
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 15 December 1927 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Noelie Catherine Guidi (32) and Marie Paulino Guidi (23), two of the eight French persons arrested at 85 Suburban-road. South Perth, when the place w ... 304 words
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  384. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Friday.—Before Mr. H. D. Moseley, P.M., and J. Mather and G. Foley, J's.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 30 July 1932 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Alleged Theft.—Charged with having stolen a saxophone and clarinet, in a black composition case, John Coffey (26), labourer, was remanded for eight d ... 307 words
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  385. FOUR YOUNG VAGRANTS. Two Men and Two Women.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 12 October 1935 p 15 Article
    Abstract: Having arrived from the Eastern States last Tuesday, two young women and two young men faced Mr. H. D. Moseley, P.M., in the Perth Police Court yeste ... 332 words
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  386. POLICE COURTS. SATURDAY, MAY 25. PERTH. (Before Messrs. A. G. Russell, J. C. Brickhill, and F. W. Collett, J's.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 27 May 1907 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Attempting to Steal from the Person.—William Robinson was charged with attempting to steal from the person of Frederick P. Day. The complainant, a 220 words
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  387. CRIMINAL COURT. THURSDAY, APRIL 12.(Before Mr. Commissioner Roe.) Henry Lewis Sentenced.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 13 April 1906 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Henry Lewis, who was convicted of keeping a house of ill-fame, and who had been remanded for sentence until the Court of Crown Cases Reserved had 602 words
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  388. STOLEN DRESSES. Several Women Imprisoned.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 30 November 1929 p 11 Article
    Abstract: A sequel to the theft of a quantity of women's apparel from houses in West Perth recently, occurred in the Perth Police Court yesterday, when charges 479 words
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  389. A NAUSEOUS SUBJECT.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Wednesday 22 May 1889 p 3 Article
    Abstract: SIN and suffering are, unfortunately. ever existing accompaniments of civilisation; and it seems to be a peculiar feature of human society that 1067 words
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  390. SOUTH AUSTRALIA. Adelaide, June 11.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 18 June 1907 p 31 Article
    Abstract: In the Criminal Court to-day, Reginald Louis Solomon pleaded not guilty to a charge of having uttered and published an obscene libel in 710 words
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  391. LEONORA ARSON CASE TRIAL OF NICHOLAS KOSS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 21 September 1909 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The trial of Nicholas Koss, a Slavonian, on a charge of having, on July 21, at Leonora, wilfully and unlawfully set fire to the dwelling 884 words
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  392. A BAD CASE. HUSBAND LIVING ON WIFE'S "EARNINGS." SENTENCED TO FIVE MONTHS' IMPRISONMENT.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 13 November 1907 p 2 Article
    Abstract: At the Perth Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., Walter Gale was charged with knowingly living wholly or in part on the earnings 619 words
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  393. AN IMMORAL HOUSE. THE LANDLORD FINED.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 24 January 1899 p 3 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., Hamlet Wheeler was charged with permitting certain premises to be occupied as a house ... 772 words
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  394. A ROE-STREET DOVECOT EARNS BIG RENT For the Holy Landlord
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 5 February 1911 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A short time ago one Nicholson, a sturdy pillar of the kirk, was shattered and thrown into outer darkness owing to the fact that he bad been letting 429 words
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  395. DISGUSTING LETTER TO WORK-SEEKING WIDOW Invitation To Engage In Vice Traffic
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 6 October 1940 p 1 Article
    Abstract: A NEW and vile menace has appeared in Perth and it is fully exposed by "The Sunday Times" in the hope that such publicity will lead to the wrecking o ... 427 words
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  396. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Tuesday.—Before Mr. A. B. Kidson, Acting P.M.).
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 12 November 1930 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Alleged Attempting to Break and Enter.— Andrew Robert Leo (28), barman, Harold William Theodore Nicholson (29), salesman, and Richard Riley (33). lab ... 724 words
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  397. THE KANOWNA TRAGEDY. YABU COMMITTED FOR TRIAL. Kanowna, January 13.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 17 January 1903 p 34 Article
    Abstract: In the Kanowna Police Court this morning, before Mr. Troy, R.M., Chomatso Yabawas charged with having wilfully murdered a Japanese man, named 360 words
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  398. ANOTHER DEPUTATION.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 19 November 1901 p 19 Article
    Abstract: Cr. Marshall obtained the suspension of the standing orders in order that the Council might receive a deputation from the Clerical Association regard ... 588 words
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  399. Slum Commission Women Pay Bribes?
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 10 July 1938 p 5 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: "NOBODY is carrying out any illegal business to-day without the comprehensive bribery of constituted 676 words
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  400. MEAN SORT OF FELLOW. A DESERVED PENALTY. Perth, Aug. 20.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 26 August 1913 p 35 Article
    Abstract: David Moore Smith appeared at the City Court to-day before Mr. Roc charged with having collected rents from a house of ill-fame, In 490 words
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  401. CITY POLICE COURT. MONDAY, APRIL 22. PERTH. (Before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 23 April 1907 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Evil-fame.—Francis McMahon was charged with being a person of evil-fame. The evidence given by the police was that accused was an associate of 492 words
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  402. SOLICITATION IN PERTH. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 5 November 1894 p 3 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—I am ra[?]her suprised to see so much remark made of a case of swindling in the other colonies when here in our midst in Perth the must audaciou ... 345 words
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  403. NUISANCES IN WELLINGTON-STREET. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 16 May 1898 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—May I be permitted, through the columns of your widely read paper, to draw the attention of the police to the number of shops and houses of ill- ... 334 words
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  404. BREACH OF CITY BY-LAWS. LETTING A HOUSE FOR IMMORAL PURPOSES.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 17 October 1906 p 9 Article
    Abstract: At the Perth Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., Helen Smith was charged with a breach on the by-laws of the city of Perth, by 755 words
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  405. A DISREPUTABLE HOUSE. A FRACAS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 11 September 1897 p 3 Article
    Abstract: In the Police Court yesterday morning William Wilson was charged with damaging property. When the case was called, the defendant, who was represented ... 633 words
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  406. SATURDAY, OCTOBER 8TH. The Court sat at 10 a.m. NOLLE PROSEQUI.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 15 October 1892 p 7 Article
    Abstract: The next case on the calendar being a second charge against John Keane, of sheepstealing. The Crown Solicitor said, Your Honour, 1124 words
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  407. THE SEAMY SIDE OF LIFE. WELL DESERVED PUNISHMENT.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 4 July 1899 p 6 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., a Frenchman named Emile Costmelec, alias Le Breton, alias Martin, was charged with be ... 632 words
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  408. A FRENCHMAN IN TROUBLE. CHARGE OF VAGRANCY. SERIOUS ALLEGATIONS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 15 June 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: At the City Court yesterday Julius Robi (48), a Frenchman; described as a dealer, was charged with being an idle and disorderly person. 689 words
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  409. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Thursday.—Before Mr. Davies, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 15 December 1916 p 10 Article
    Abstract: A Bicycle Thier.—Charles Ford, alias G. Taylor, Pleaded guilty to having stolen a Bicycle the property of Stanley H. Lake, and was sentenced to one m ... 470 words
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  410. THE RED PLAGUE. THE PUBLIC AND THE SOCIAL EVILS. REV. S. D. YARRINGTON'S MISSION.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 4 May 1917 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The Rev. S. D. Yarrington arrived in Western Australia yesterday by the s.s. Indarra, and during the next two months will lecture in various parts of ... 506 words
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  411. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Thursday.—Before Mr. F. T. Davies, P.M.).
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 22 November 1918 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Expensive Peace Celebrations.—John Driffield, license of the Brighton Hotel, Claremont, admitted having kept his premises open for the sale of liquor ... 554 words
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  412. CIVIC INQUIRY. COUNCIL STATEMENT. PUBLICATION DEFERRED. THE COMMISSION'S RULING.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 30 July 1938 p 22 Article
    Abstract: Discussion about the non-publication of a sworn statement defending the Perth City Council's administration that the Town Clerk (Mr. W. E. Bold) hand ... 1539 words
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  413. "AN UNMITIGATED FOOL." EXPENSIVE DISSIPATION. A MINER SPENDS £390 IN FOUR DAYS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 12 May 1903 p 6 Article
    Abstract: At the City Police Court yesterday, before Mr. A. S. Roe, Annie Wilson was charged. on remand, with having kept a house of ill-fame. 911 words
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  414. KALGOORLIE BY NIGHT Slam Ufe in the City of tiucb Gold. | HARPIES & HARRIDANS | Things Seen—By a Special—In the Low Quarters—Of Goldopolis—Vice and Its Unlovely Head.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 12 November 1905 p 12 Article
    Abstract: To the stranger Kalgoorlie by day is a disappointing picture. There is little to differentiate the scales of fabulous legends current concerning the 900 words
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  415. A CORMORANT CO. PREFERRING TROLLOPS TO TRADESMEN. TURNS SHOPS INTO STEWS.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 12 July 1903 p 5 Article
    Abstract: There are landlords in Perth (and elsewhere) who are not troubled with scruples as to the character of their tenants, and who make no bones about let ... 1173 words
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  416. A KANOWNA TRAGEDY. MURDER AND SUICIDE. KANOWNA, August 31.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 1 September 1898 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Only a few weeks ago a man was found hanging in a shaft, close to the town, The discovery, at the time, caused considerable excitement, but it was so ... 1670 words
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  417. POLICE INTELLIGENCE. CITY COURT. WEDNESDAY, MARCH 27TH. (Before Mr. Cowan, P.M.)
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 30 March 1895 p 22 Article
    Abstract: ALLEGED BREACH OF THE HEALTH ACT.— Dr. Haynes, the well-known medical practitioner, was proceeded against by the Local Board of Health for neglecting ... 603 words
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  418. The Spazziani Case.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 20 September 1902 p 33 Article
    Abstract: The widest of popular interest has been felt in the case of the girl Spazziani, whose sad story has been unfolded in the courts and whose betrayers h ... 582 words
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  419. FREMANTLE MUNICIPAL COUNCIL. MONTHLY MEETING.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 6 December 1899 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The monthly meeting of the Fremantle Municipal Council was held last night. Present—The Mayor (Mr. E. Solomon, M.L.A.) and Crs. W.T. John, T.C. Burge ... 1178 words
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  420. CITY POLICE COURT. MONDAY, NOVEMBER 13. (Before Mr. A. S. Roe. P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 14 November 1899 p 7 Article
    Abstract: ALLEGED VAGRANCY.—Eugene Duplat was charged with having no lawful means of support. Dotective Mann said that defendant had lived during some time pas ... 486 words
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  421. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Friday.—Before Mr. W. A. G. Walter, P.M.).
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 23 June 1923 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Three Charges.—Michael Joseph Dowd was charged with having used obscene language in Wellington-street, with having assaulted P.c. Savage, and with ha ... 1301 words
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  422. AN UNPLEASANT SUBJECT THE MORALS OF MALEY-STREET And Similar Haunts of the Undesirable—A Reign of Terror Existing—In Certain Parts of the City
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 22 September 1912 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Despite the strenuous efforts made for years past by alleged social reform bodies, actuated, no doubt, by the best motives, the morality of Perth see ... 1312 words
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  423. Port Paragraphs Caustic Comments — On Affairs at Fremantle
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 27 April 1913 p 15 Article
    Abstract: The body of Arthur Procktor, onetime licensee of the Leopold Hotel, was found in the Swan on Wednesday morning last, the spot where 1629 words
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  424. Port Paragraphs CAUSTIC COMMENTS—ON AFFAIRS AT FREMANTLE
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 12 September 1915 p 15 Article
    Abstract: According to allegations emanating from a most reliable source, there is scope at the Port for the police to arrest what has every appearance of a 1619 words
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  425. CIVIC INQUIRY. MENACE OF DISEASE. MEDICAL TESTIMONY. "TREATMENT BY STEALTH."
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 9 July 1938 p 22 Article
    Abstract: Medical testimony relating to the spread of venereal disease and the growth of prostitution was given to the honorary Royal Commission on Perth Civic 1359 words
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  426. JEALOUSY AND MURDER. A FRENCHWOMAN'S FATE. SHOT BY JAPANESE LOVER. ATTEMPTED SUICIDE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 5 December 1910 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A shocking tragedy was enacted at a house of ill-repute known at San Toy and situated in Stirling-street. at about half-past 3 o'clock on Saturday af ... 1739 words
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  427. THE HEALTH BILL. CITIZENS' CONDEMNATION. PUBLIC MEETING IN PERTH. PROTEST AGAINST COMPULSION. MR. UNDERWOOD IN DEFENCE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 24 September 1915 p 8 Article
    Abstract: A public meeting of citizens was held in the Town Hall last night, to enter a protest against the amending Health Bill, which is at present before th ... 4437 words
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  428. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Friday.—Before Mr. T. F. Davies, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 20 November 1915 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Supplying a Native with Liquor.— Ernest Locke (58), a farmer, was charged with having supplied wine to an aboriginal native. P.c. Coull gave evidence ... 375 words
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  429. THE HEALTH BILL. To the Editor.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 27 February 1918 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—The public are very indebted to your paper for the strong stand you are taking to frustrate an undoubted departmental attempt to subtly introduc ... 809 words
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  430. CIVIC ADMINISTRATION CR. BOAS'S HONOUR. INTERIM FINDING SOUGHT.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 5 July 1938 p 17 Article
    Abstract: The honorary Royal Commission on Perth Civic Administration heard further evidence from Cr. H. Boas yesterday in refutation of charges made against 2406 words
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  431. THE RED PLAGUE. MR. YARRINGTON CRITICISED. PUBLIC HEALTH COMMISSIONER'S PROTEST. "TERRORISING THE PUBLIC."
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 18 May 1917 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Both the Colonial Secretary (Mr. H. P. Colebatch) and the Commissioner of Public Health (Dr. Atkinson) are outspoken in their resentment of the criti ... 1800 words
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  432. CHARGE AGAINST FRENCH DEALER CITY COURT PROCEEDINGS. CASE FAILS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 5 November 1915 p 4 Article
    Abstract: In the No. 3 Police Court yesterday Mr. T. F. Davies, P.M., heard evidence in the case of Jules Robi (49), a Frenchman describing himself as a dealer ... 1583 words
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  433. POLICE COURTS. Tuesday, March 19. PERTH. (Before Mr. A. S. Roe. P.M. and Messrs. F. [?]lingworth and J. Gaynor, J.'sP.)
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 22 March 1901 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Minor Offences.—Whittaker Bros., of Subiaco, had to pay 5s., with 46. 6d. costs, for having allowed horses to stray in Broome-road. Ah Kam, for havin ... 746 words
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  434. THE ROE STREET SHOOTING. FOUR ARRESTS MADE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 18 August 1919 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Starting with very scanty information to work upon regarding the identity of the men concerned in the shooting of the two women in Roe-street in the ... 341 words
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  435. ROE STREET OUTRAGE. POLICE COURT PROCEEDINGS CONCLUDED.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 13 September 1919 p 8 Article
    Abstract: In the City Court yesterday, before Mr. T. F. Davies, P.M., the hearing of the charge preferred against four men—Frederick Copper Bridges Leslia Edwa ... 436 words
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  436. SHOOTING AFFRAY IN ROE-STREET An Arrest Made
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 17 August 1919 p 1 Article
    Abstract: Yesterday A young man named Frederick Cooper Bridges appeared at the City Court on two charges of unlawfully attempting to kill two women 97 words
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  437. RAID IN ROE-STREET. Seven Women Fined £160.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 15 January 1937 p 27 Article
    Abstract: The story of raids made by detectives, plainclothes and uniformed police on ten houses in Roe-street, Perth, on New Year's Eve, and the seizure of ov ... 256 words
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  438. THE PROCEEDS OF IMMORALITY. THE ROE-STREET CASE. ACCUSED FINED.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 4 April 1913 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Joseph Whiting Peckham, the young man who was on Wednesday convicted on charges of living on the proceeds of immorality and of collecting rent from 226 words
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  439. ALLEGED DISORDERLY HOUSE IN ROE-STREET. A CASE IN THE POLICE COURT.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 27 October 1894 p 3 Article
    Abstract: In the Ci[?] Court, yesterday, before Mr. Cowan, P.M., Louisa Chalker was charge[?] under the 84th section of the Police Act with having, on October ... 423 words
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  440. ROE-STREET SHOOTING OUTRAGE. ACCUSED BEFORE THE COURT. THE TAXI-DRIVER'S EVIDENCE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 11 September 1919 p 8 Article
    Abstract: The hearing of the case in which four men—Frederick Cooper Bridges, Leslie Edward Jordan, Edward Stewart, and Henry Ryan—were charged with having, 1159 words
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  441. ROE-STREET SHOOTING OUTRAGE. FURTHER COURT PROCEEDINGS. ACCUSED RYAN GIVES EVIDENCE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 12 September 1919 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Further evidence in connection with the charge preferred against four men—Frederick Cooper Bridges, Leslie Edward Jordan, Edward Stewart, and Henry R ... 915 words
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  442. SHOOTING IN ROE STREET SEQUEL TO JOY RIDE. BRIDGES GETS THREE YEARS. OTHERS REMANDED FOR SENTENCE.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 22 October 1919 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Proceedings in connection with the Roe-street shooting case were practically completed in the Criminal Court yesterday before Mr. Justice Burnside. T ... 1237 words
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  443. A ROE STREET RAID. CHAMPAGNE, BEER, AND COCKTAIL SEIZED BY THE POLICE. DEFENDANT FINED £20.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 23 February 1915 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Dora Grey, occupier of certain premises in Roe-street, was called upon at the City Court yesterday, under the Illicit Sales of Liquor Act, to explain 1191 words
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  444. ILLEGAL PREMISES
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 9 June 1948 p 14 Article
    Abstract: Joan Simpson (31), of Roe-street, Perth. was fined £5 with 2/6 costs by Mr. W. J. Wallwork, S.M., in the Perth Police Court 59 words
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  445. PLACED ON BOND
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 29 August 1943 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Violet May Plush (46), of Roestreet, appeared in the Perth Police Court yesterday morning on the vagrancy charge. 59 words
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  446. Five Women Arrested.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 8 November 1929 p 21 Article
    Abstract: Following a visit to a house in Roe-street last night, detectives took to the Central Watchhouse Doris Clark (32), Florence Price (32). Thelma Wilson ... 52 words
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  447. WOMEN SENT FOR TRIAL. Alleged Unlawful Wounding.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 20 September 1945 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Gladys Linda Evans (33), of Little Roe-street, and Lavinia Walsh (34), of Roe-street, were charged before Mr W. J. Wallwork, SM, in 75 words
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  448. WOMAN ATTACKS POLICE PATROLMAN
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 5 January 1941 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Charged with disorderly conduct in Roe-street on Friday. Violet Forrester admitted in the Perth Police Court yesterday that she had attacked a 54 words
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  449. PERTH POLICE (Before Mr. A. L. F. Taylor, R.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 26 April 1954 p 14 Article
    Abstract: DISORDERLY: Terrance Robert Ladyman (19), labourer, of no fixed address, and Willis Ellis (28), labourer, of Shenton Park native camp, 109 words
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  450. "NO POWER."
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 16 July 1941 p 9 Article
    Abstract: In the Perth Police Court yesterday Mr. J. F. McMillan, S.M., dismissed a claim for the eviction of a tenant of a house in Roe-street, lodged on 115 words
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  451. EARLY-MORNING POLICE RAID
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 3 April 1950 p 13 Article
    Abstract: A squad of about 18 detectives from the Criminal Investigation Branch. Perth, raided premises in Roe-street, Perth, early yesterday 51 words
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  452. ILLICIT UQUOR SALES THREE CONVICTIONS.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 13 January 1935 p 11 Article
    Abstract: For having sold a bottle of beer on unlicensed premises in Roe-street, on December 30, Gladys Moore was fined £ 15 with 11/6 costs in the Perth 116 words
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  453. THE PUSH MENACE. Fines of £10 Each.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 22 December 1925 p 10 Article
    Abstract: In the City Court yesterday, before Messrs. Seweil and J. MeKenna, J's.P., Thomas Hurley (18), labourer; William Molloy (22) labourer; and Patrick 198 words
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  454. THE WHITE SLAVE TRAFFIC
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 23 March 1913 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The police made a raid on certain of the French women of Roe-street and one young man who is alleged to have had business dealings with them 206 words
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  455. Alleged Incitement To "Kick Down" House
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 24 November 1940 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A young man alleged to have incited a number of soldiers to "kick down" a house in Roe-street and who blackened a police sergeant's 202 words
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  456. Man Charged With Wounding
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 14 August 1954 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A man was arrested yesterday following the wounding of Mavis Allen (31), of James-street, Perth, in a house in 66 words
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  457. PERTH POLICE
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 6 December 1952 p 7 Article
    Abstract: (Thursday, before Messrs, F. E. A. Bateman, R.M., and H. Quate, J.P.) UNDER-AGE: Harry Bertram 201 words
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  458. Court Told Of Stabbing With A Table Knife
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 27 August 1954 p 17 Article
    Abstract: A man who was said to have stabbed a woman in the neck with a blunt table knife because she called his girl friend a prostitute was yesterday committ ... 184 words
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  459. Twenty-Eight Women Convicted
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 5 April 1950 p 18 Article
    Abstract: On charges of having kept premises at Roe-street, Perth, for the purpose of prostitution, seven women were fined £5 each by Mr. 189 words
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  460. Perth Estate Left To Frenchwoman
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 27 October 1953 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Marie Louise Monnier, who came from St. Nazaire in France 50 years ago, made a small fortune in Australia. 112 words
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  461. Two Women Fined
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 22 August 1943 p 10 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Phyllis Ryan (32) and Tessie Campbell (43) were fined £5 each in the Perth Police Court yesterday morning for having used and 63 words
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  462. TWO WOMEN FINED.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 16 February 1945 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Charged that between February 3 and 12, being the occupier of premises in Roe-street, she permitted them to be used for the purpose of 78 words
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  463. WOMAN PLACED ON BOND.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 16 July 1946 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Emily Priddeth (66), home duties. was placed on her own bond of 25 to be of good behaviour for six months by Mr. H. D. Moseley, P.M., 67 words
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  464. SEAMAN INJURED
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 10 June 1948 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Suffering from a laceration of his scalp and a cut on one hand, Paul Erich Fleming Meier (23), a seaman from the 72 words
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  465. RAZOR SLASHING ALLEGED. A Woman Arrested.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 15 September 1941 p 7 Article
    Abstract: With cuts on both sides of her face, Amy May Williams (48), of Wood-street, Maylands, was taken by a St. John ambulance on 94 words
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  466. GENERAL NEWS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 19 June 1946 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Marie Richardson (34), home duties, of James-street, Perth, was lined £10 with 9/6 costs by Mr. H. D. Moseley, P.M., in the Perth Police Court yester ... 205 words
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  467. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Tuesday.—Before Mr. E. S. Reynolds, S.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 17 April 1941 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Unlawful Assault Alleged.—Mary Griffiths (25), of 230 Roe-street, was charged with having assaulted Gladys Foley, of 228 Roe-street. on the evening o ... 425 words
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  468. CORRESPONDENCE. Points from Letters. Nature as a Blind.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 29 July 1942 p 4 Article
    Abstract: "A Mother": Mothers of the race of mankind note that at a meeting of the Perth City Council a scheme was put forth to grow "Shady trees 399 words
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  469. GENERAL NEWS.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 17 May 1946 p 10 Article
    Abstract: In the Perth Police Court yesterday before Mr. K. J. Dougall, S.M., Diana Lee Bowen (26), of Roe-street. Perth was fined £3 with 1/ costs for having 147 words
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  470. Verse and Worse THE RUE de ROE
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 17 March 1940 p 28 Article
    Abstract: The name of Roe-street, which has figured in the Press more than any other street in Perth during the last forty years, has been changed to Railway-p ... 392 words
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  471. RATION BOOKS. Illegal Use of Coupons.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 21 April 1944 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Charged under National Security (Rationing) Regulations with having defaced two ration books, Jeanne Renee Amanton, of Roe-street, 136 words
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  472. LAW COURTS ARREST OF WOMAN ORDERED Magistrate's Action
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 12 November 1947 p 17 Article
    Abstract: A Bench warrant was issued by Mr. W. J. Wallwork, S.M., in the, Perth Police Court yesterday for the arrest of Dorothy Jean Christie (24), 180 words
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  473. STOLE FUR COAT. Four Months in Gaol.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 10 April 1946 p 11 Article
    Abstract: James Edward Todd (23). writer, of Monger-street, Perth, pleaded guilty and elected to be dealt with summarily in the Perth Police Court 303 words
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  474. INCITING SERVICEMEN. Three Persons Gaoled.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 13 May 1944 p 6 Article
    Abstract: A soldier, a labourer and a woman were each sent to gaol for one month by Messrs W. J. Wallwork, SM, and T. B. Durham, JP, in Perth Police 358 words
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  475. A DISORDERLY HOUSE. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 10 November 1894 p 3 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—Emboldened by immunity from punishment, a certain individual continues her headlong career in Roe-street, greatly to the annoyance of the surrou ... 281 words
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  476. A PUBLIC SCANDAL. TO THE EDITOR.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 27 October 1894 p 6 Article
    Abstract: SIR,—Allow me through the medium of yours, the principal journal in the land, to draw the attention of the authorities to a public scandal that shoul ... 212 words
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  477. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Wednesday.—Before Mr. A. B. Kidson, Acting P.M)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 15 March 1928 p 20 Article
    Abstract: Woman Creates a Scene.—Rosie Forrester (22) and Jean Emma Margaret Keenan (20), inmates, of a house in Roe-street, admitted, respectively, chages of ... 236 words
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  478. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Saturday.—Before Mr. T. Y. A. Lang, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Monday 24 August 1931 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Possession of Opium.—On charges of having been in possession of prepared opium at 12b Little Roe-street, and in a room at 102 Roe-street, on August 1 ... 167 words
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  479. MICHELIDES' FACTORY. Expanding Tobacco Industry.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 7 July 1934 p 6 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: The tobacco industry in Western Australia, which began with one or two experimental plots in the South-West 13 or 14 years ago, has expanded until th ... 261 words
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  480. MICHELIDES LTD. Tobacco and Cigarettes.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Thursday 23 May 1935 p 13 Article
    Abstract: MICHELIDES, LTD., which manufactures many lines of tobacco, cigarettes, cigars and cigarette papers, is fostering tobacco growing in Western 127 words
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  481. CITY POLICE COURT. FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22. (Before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 23 February 1901 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Idle and Disorderly.—A middle-aged woman named Blanche Williams was charged with being and idle and disorderly person. The police stated that she 474 words
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  482. THURSDAY, JULY 4, 1861.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Wednesday 10 July 1861 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The following jurymen were sworn:— Messrs. Michael Smith (Foreman), C. Sharpe, C. Read, S. Trigg, H. Towton, J. Pascoe, Mark Read, G. Sewell. J. 10671 words
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  483. THURSDAY, OCTOBER 3.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 4 October 1889 p 3 Article
    Abstract: GEORGE STRICKLAND, a resident at Fremantle, charged with an unnatural offence upon a boy named Tasman Jackson, pleaded not guilty. 989 words
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  484. THE SOCIAL EVIL.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Wednesday 30 August 1893 p 3 Article
    Abstract: THE following notice of a very tragic and mournful little book which Messrs. Ward, Lock, and Co. have published, entitled "Work Among the Fallen," 980 words
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  485. DISORDERLY PREMISES. "She'd Sold the Business." Perth, Wednesday.
    Barrier Miner (Broken Hill, NSW : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 8 March 1906 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Louisa Chalker pleaded guilty at the Criminal Court yesterday to a charge of having kept a brothel in Stirling-street, Perth, which she owned for 105 words
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  486. THE SOCIAL EVIL. FURTHER POLICE COURT PROCEEDINGS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 5 November 1907 p 10 Article
    Abstract: Eleven cases against women of the unfortunate class were mentioned before Mr. E. P. Dowley R. M., in the Kalgoorlie Police 1205 words
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  487. THE SOCIAL EVIL. WOMAN SENT TO GAOL.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 22 October 1907 p 26 Article
    Abstract: An elderly woman named Johanna Sheehan, who was shabbily dressed, appeared in the Kalgoorlie Police Court Monday, before Mr. E. P. 323 words
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  488. Social Evil in West Kalgoorlie. REPORTS BY POLICE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 May 1906 p 9 Article
    Abstract: The reports of two Kalgoorlie police officers were read at the meeting of the Kalgoorlie Municipal Council on Monday night with reference to the 358 words
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  489. THE SOCIAL EVIL AT KALGOORLIE. Kalgoorlie, December 3.
    Western Mail (Perth, WA : 1885 - 1954) Saturday 7 December 1907 p 17 Article
    Abstract: Some sensational allegations were made in the Kalgoorlie Police Court this morning by Mr. Mayhall, who appeared for two French women, 289 words
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  490. WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12. (Before Mr. Cowan, P.M.) THE SOCIAL EVIL IN A PERTH SUBURB.
    The Inquirer and Commercial News (Perth, WA : 1855 - 1901) Friday 14 September 1894 p 23 Article
    Abstract: Susannah Devenish, of Hardinge-street, was charged, on summons, with having used obscene language on the 9th instant. Mr. W. Smith was solicitor for ... 1366 words
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  491. WOMAN CHARGED WITH VAGRANCY.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 6 October 1908 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The adjourned case of Lillian Morris, about 42 years of age, and a notorious character in Kalgoorlie, was before Mr. E. P. Dowley, 778 words
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  492. WOMAN CHARGED WITH VAGRANCY. THREE MONTHS' IMPRISONMENT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 12 May 1908 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Alice Morgan, a short, dark-complexioned woman of masculine features, was charged before Mr. W. Montgomery, J.P., in the 701 words
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  493. KALGOORLIE POLICE COURT
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 21 March 1916 p 5 Article
    Abstract: Mr. P. L. Gibbons, R.M. sat on the Kalgoorlie bench yesterday. He fined Thomas Shackleton £1 149 words
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  494. DEGRADED YOUNG WOMEN Perth, Sept. 23.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 29 September 1914 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Some days ago certain premises in Roe-street were visited by the police, and today Ethel May Smith (26) was presented in the Perth 312 words
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  495. CHINESE AND WHITE WOMEN Perth, Sept. 26.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 October 1912 p 34 Article
    Abstract: Ah Chee (42) and Alice Newman (22) appeared before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M., to-day on a charge of vagrancy. 652 words
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  496. GREENGROCERS' PICNIC.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 31 October 1905 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The greengrocers of Kalgoorlie and Boulder held their annual picnic on Thursday on the Burswood racecourse. There was a large attendance, and 416 words
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  497. WOMAN'S TRAGIC END DEATH OF EMILY SCARLETT. SEQUEL TO BROKEN JAW.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 13 January 1914 p 18 Article
    Abstract: The woman, Emily Scarlett, who was admitted to the Kalgoorlie Government Hospital at midday on Thursday in an unconscious state, 149 words
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  498. DEATH OF EMILY SCARLETT THE INQUEST. DEATH FROM HEART FAILURE. NO EVIDENCE TO SHOW HOW INJURIES RECEIVED.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 20 January 1914 p 9 Article
    Abstract: An inquest was held in the Kalgoorlie Courthouse Thursday morning before the coroner (Mr. P. Troy) and a jury of three, concerning the 1608 words
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  499. Kanowna Municipal Council.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 31 October 1905 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The ordinary meeting of the above council was held in the chambers on Tuesday evening, when there were present: The Mayor (Mr. M. A. Mc 771 words
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  500. ITEMS OF NEWS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 August 1905 p 18 Article
    Abstract: A Tramway Accident.—Sergeant Kelso, officer-in-charge of the Boulder sub-district, met with a severe mishap wednesday whilst on his way to attend 2181 words
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  501. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Thursday.—Before Messrs. Byron Brook and P. Menzies, J's.P.).
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 8 July 1921 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Idle and Disorderly.—On a charge of being an idle and disorderly person, Lillian Morris (50), a domestic, was sentenced to three months imprisonment. 245 words
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  502. RAILWAY FATALITY.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 19 March 1924 p 10 Article
    Abstract: The inquest on the death of Lillian Morris, who was knocked down and killed by an engine at the Pier-street crossing on March 6, was conducted 301 words
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  503. WOMAN'S MEANS OF LIVING. QUESTIONED BY THE POLICE. A MAN SAVES HER.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 19 May 1908 p 26 Article
    Abstract: Lillian Morris, a married woman, 41 years of age, pleaded not guilty in the Kalgorlie Police Court on Monday morning, before Mr. E. P. 846 words
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  504. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Tuesday.—Before Mr. W. A. G. Walter, R.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 22 June 1921 p 9 Article
    Abstract: Licensee Fined.—Represented by Mr. T. A. L. Davy, John Guilfoyle pleaded not guilty to a charge of having on June 8 being the licensee of the Austral ... 550 words
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  505. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Thursday.—Before Messrs. J. T. Harris and B. Brook,, J's.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 19 May 1922 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Butcher Fined.—Through his counsel, Mr. M. J. Gerloff, Weslands Robinson, butcher, of Victoria Park, pleaded guilty to a charge of having exposed for ... 456 words
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  506. FREMANTLE POLICE COURT. (Thursday.—Before Mr. E. P. Dowley, R.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 1 August 1919 p 8 Article
    Abstract: Lilies of Peace.—To celebrate pence, Lily Morris and Lily Crocker were released from the Fremantle Gaol before the expiration of their sentences, but ... 116 words
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  507. Mt. Leonora. LEONORA, Oct. 16.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 23 October 1900 p 11 Article
    Abstract: Mr W. A. Sncil, a candidate for the Mayoral election in the Leonora Municipality, addressed a large meeting last night, and all the other candidates ... 162 words
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  508. A SPECTACLE OF DEGRADATION VICIOUS WOMAN IN COURT. Perth, May 9.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 13 May 1913 p 31 Article
    Abstract: A large batch of undesirables appeared at the City Court this morning before Mr. Roe, P.M. Catherine Hayden (42), an old 124 words
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  509. PERTH POLICE COURT. (Wednesday.—Before Messrs. Good and Glick, J's.P.).
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 11 December 1913 p 9 Article
    Abstract: "Good luck, your Worships."—Lily Morris appeared to answer a charge of vagrancy. The allegations of two plaint-clothes constables were stigmatised by ... 572 words
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  510. GENERAL ITEMS.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 8 November 1910 p 22 Article
    Abstract: Woman Sent to Ga[?]I.—Alicia Free, better known as Lily Morris, was charged before Mr. W. A. G. Walter, R.M., in the Kalgoorlie 1745 words
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  511. FREMANTLE POLICE COURT. THURSDAY, JANUARY 12. (Before Messrs. R. Fairbairn, R.M., and D. K. Congdon, J.P.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 13 January 1905 p 3 Article
    Abstract: Alleged Robbery.—Cissie Caesar was charged with having stolen from Christopher Johnson a leather pouch, containing nine sovereign two quartz specimen ... 108 words
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  512. FREMANTLE SHOOTING CASE. Accused Sent for Trial.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 15 October 1926 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Details of the shooting incident which look place in a house in Essex-street, Fremantle, during the night of September 7, were given in the Fremantle 305 words
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  513. POLICE COURTS. PERTH.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 14 November 1940 p 3 Article
    Abstract: (Tuesday.—Before Mr. J. F. McMillan, S.M.) Unregistered Factory.-For having failed to register a factory. Thomas Richard Rann was fined 10/. 629 words
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  514. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Wednesday.—Before Messrs. Judge, Schofield, and Parker, J's.P.).
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 26 March 1940 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Drunken Driver Fined.—Charged with having driven a motor car while under the influence of liquor on March 9. John Lister Minnis was fined £10. Eviden ... 1001 words
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  515. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Thursday.—Before Mr. J. F. McMillan, S.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Friday 17 January 1941 p 16 Article
    Abstract: Liquor Offences.—A fine of 50, with 11/6 costs. was imposed on Marie Richardson (30). who was charged with having unlawfully death in liquor. It was ... 434 words
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  516. PERTH POLICE COURT. PERTH. (Tuesday.-Before Mr. W. J. Wallwork, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 3 April 1940 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Unlawful Assault.—A running fire of cross-examination from the dock marked the hearing of charges of assault against Peter Dennis (35), labourer. Tho ... 739 words
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  517. BESMIRCHING THE BADGE RETURNED SOLDIERS AND CRIME. DISGRACING AUSTRALIA. A JUDGE'S APPEAL.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 23 October 1919 p 7 Article
    Abstract: In sentencing the remaining accused in the Roe-street shooting case, Mr. Justice Burnside took advantage of the opportunity in the Criminal Court yes ... 1623 words
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  518. CIVIC ADMINISTRATION. STRONG CHARGES IN ASSEMBLY "Slum Conditions" Denounced.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Thursday 23 September 1937 p 20 Article Illustrated
    Abstract: Referring, in the course of a forceful speech, to "slum conditions in Perth," to alleged circumvention of the building regulations by a city councill ... 2025 words
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  519. CAPTURE OF COZZI. BRUTAL BLUDGERS OF THE BROTHELS. IMPORTING MAIDENS FROM ITALY. SAD STORY OF ASSUNTA SPAZZIANI.
    Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954) Sunday 24 August 1902 p 3 Article
    Abstract: A little over 12 months ago we published a series of articles dealing with the social evil festering in this State, and which was then, and is now, m ... 2999 words
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  520. POLICE COURTS. PERTH. (Monday.—Before Mr. T. Y. A. Lang, P.M.).
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 25 January 1939 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Fined for Assault.—A fine of £5, with £1/4/6 costs, was imposed on Edgar Lawrence Cunningham (28) labourer, for having unlawfully assaulted Wong Ham, ... 1104 words
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  521. POLICE COURTS. MONDAY, APRIL 14. CITY. (Before Mr. A. S. Roe, P.M.)
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Tuesday 15 April 1902 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Charge of Vagrancy.—Thomas Fairbairn was charged with having no visible lawful means of support. Mrs. Meredith deposed that the accused called at 824 words
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  522. STATE PROTECTION. Eight Children Committed.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 3 October 1928 p 15 Article
    Abstract: A sordid story was told by officers of the Child Welfare Department in the Children's Court. Perth, yesterday, when eight children—seven girls and a ... 203 words
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  523. A BLOT ON THE CITY. To the Editor.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 30 May 1945 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I wish to protest through your paper at the disgusting scenes to be witnessed outside the houses of ill-fame in full view of the 221 words
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  524. WHITE SLAVE TRAFFIC. POLICE OFFICERS' INQUIRIES. RECENT RUMOURS DENIED. SOME PITIFUL TALES.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 11 February 1914 p 10 Article
    Abstract: In consequence of certain alarming statements, Mr. Angwin, one of the Honorary Ministers, some time ago ordered investigations to be made as to wheth ... 1041 words
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  525. A PROHIBITED IMMIGRANT. PERTH, November 6.
    Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1907 - 1954) Monday 7 November 1927 p 6 Article
    Abstract: Eugene Marcel Perrlere, aged 30, who described himself as an Importer, was sentenced to five months at the city court on Friday on a charge 125 words
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  526. Traffic in Women and Children.
    Morwell Advertiser (Morwell, Vic. : 1888 - 1954) Thursday 28 September 1933 p 5 Article
    Abstract: The following is a report of a lecture Dr. J. M. Andrew, delivered to the Yallourn branch of the Country Women's Association in the Methodist Church 1103 words
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  527. Sad Domestic History.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 6 December 1904 p 31 Article
    Abstract: Charles and Ellen Hanoff were married on August 19 of the present year. A couple of months later chapters of their domestic history 572 words
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  528. THE FRENCH SECTION. A SUCCESSFUL PROSECUTION.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 10 June 1897 p 4 Article
    Abstract: Sarah Lorron, Frenchwoman, of Hannan-street, was charged with having on May 28, being a common prostitute, accosted people for the purpose of prostit ... 880 words
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  529. NEIGHBORS' AMENITIES.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 27 April 1899 p 28 Article
    Abstract: At the Boulder Police Court on Saturday May Burke was charged with using obscene language as the outcome of an exchange of courtesies with John 459 words
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  530. A Woman's Shame. PERTH, Dec. 8.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 13 December 1904 p 38 Article
    Abstract: A clerk named John Walker told a sad matrimonial story in the Divorce Court to-day. He was married in 1901, but soon obtained a separation 189 words
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  531. WHITE SLAVE TRAFFIC Melbourne, Oct. 19.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 26 October 1915 p 16 Article
    Abstract: A remarkable letter has been received by the Governor-General (Sir Ronald Munro-Ferguson) from Mr. J. Cavendish Venables (Consul at 425 words
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  532. Tragedy at Kanowna. ATTEMPTED MURDER AND SUICIDE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 4 October 1900 p 10 Article
    Abstract: A shocking tragedy, the motive of which is not yet ascertainable, owing to the meagre particulars at hand, was enacted at Kanowna on Tuesday 510 words
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  533. Boulder Police Court. AN UNDESIRABLE.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 17 April 1906 p 14 Article
    Abstract: At the Boulder Police Court on Saturday, before Dr. Sawell and Mr. F. Mitchell, J's.P., a Belgian woman named Rose Smith was charged with 738 words
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  534. LEONORA. May 18.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 24 May 1910 p 9 Article
    Abstract: At the Leonora Police Court yesterday, Guessipi Piozzoli was charged before Messrs. C. Avard and R. Stewart, J's.P. with living on the 522 words
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  535. TUESDAY, MARCH 22. Receiving.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 29 March 1904 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Essa Khan, who on Monday afternoon pleaded guilty to receiving money, watches, and a quantity of silk goods, the property of Good[?] 1873 words
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  536. Kalgoorlie Police Court. TUESDAY, OCTOBER 2. (Before Messrs W. R. Burton and H. W. Taylor, J's.P) Breaking and Entering.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Thursday 11 October 1900 p 35 Article
    Abstract: John Dempsey, John Murphy, and Charles Dempsey, three men for whom Mr. W. H. Jones appeared, were charged with having on September to 1123 words
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  537. Assault by a Japanese. ATTACK ON A WOMAN.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 August 1905 p 22 Article
    Abstract: A Japanese named Richard Sh[?]mado, pleaded not guilty in the Kalgoorlie Police Court Monday morning to a charge of having on July 23, 420 words
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  538. Police Prosecutions. WOMEN BEFORE THE COURT.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 1 August 1905 p 12 Article
    Abstract: Two women of the unfortunate class named Ivy Hurley and Molly Young were charged, in the Kalgoorlie Police Court Monday, with having, on July 430 words
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  539. Charge of Assault ACCUSED RELEASED.
    Kalgoorlie Western Argus (WA : 1896 - 1916) Tuesday 17 October 1905 p 43 Article
    Abstract: In the Kalgoorlie Police Court on Monday last, before Mr. E. P. Dowley, R.M., Frank Sharpe was charged with having on September 27, 665 words
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