Summary of news [17 November 1896]

[Editor: Extracts from news items published in The West Australian, 17 November 1896.] Summary of news A sub-committee of the Perth and Fremantle Chambers of Commerce has recommended that the following days be omitted from the list of public holidays:— The day following New Year’s Day, January 26 (foundation of Australia), Whit Monday, January 28 […]