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The Foundation Stone for the former Country Women`s Association (C.W.A. ) building was laid in honour of the pioneer women of the town and district.
The foundation stone of the Terowie C.W.A. building erected in memory of pioneer women, was laid by Mrs. I. J. Warnes (State President) on Saturday. Those present included Mr. Hawker, M.H.R., and Mr. Jenkins. M.P., who spoke for pioneers, and the Chief Secretary Sir George Ritchie who congratulated the branch, and stressed the social service side of the movement. He appealed to the younger generation to show the pioneer spirit.
The Advertiser (Adelaide), 7 February 1938.
|Address:||Main Street, Information Centre, Terowie, 5421|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -33.150043|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Actual Monument Dedication Date:||Saturday 5th February, 1938|
COUNTRY WOMEN`S ASSOCIATION
THIS STONE WAS LAID IN COMMEMORATION OF
THE "WOMEN PIONEERS"
OF THIS TOWN AND DISTRICT
BY Mrs I.J. WARNES, M.B.E.,
5TH FEBRUARY 1938.
Mrs S. H. Groves, President. Mrs E.L.Mattey Hon. Sec.