For our post this week we are sharing an article from Townsville Daily Bulletin in 1953 that reports on an incident in St Ives. A search on Trove nets several articles citing instances of citizens removing flowers and trees from our local area.
|1953 'CHRISTMAS TREES COST £7/4/- EACH.', Townsville Daily Bulletin (Qld. : 1885 - 1954), 18 February, p. 3, viewed 16 December, 2013, http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article62481794|