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198910 [2012/05/16 12:10]
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198910 [2015/08/06 02:28] (current)
sbw Jess Martin
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 I didn't see quite so much of her after she married Maurie Berry (a one-time Club President) and moved to the central coast, but we kept close in touch by phone for many a long year. I didn't see quite so much of her after she married Maurie Berry (a one-time Club President) and moved to the central coast, but we kept close in touch by phone for many a long year.
 Tuggle died in her home on August 30th, and so - a fond farewell to a rollicking "Good Companion"​. Tuggle died in her home on August 30th, and so - a fond farewell to a rollicking "Good Companion"​.
-JESS MARTIN by Edna Gentle+ 
 +JESS MARTIN ​ 
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 +by Edna Gentle 
 Jessie Martin passed away on 14th September 1989. Jessie Martin passed away on 14th September 1989.
-Jess became a member of the Sydney Bush Walkers in the early 1930'​s. She was an + 
-active walker for many years and counted, amongst her great number of friends, the "​Tigers"​ with whom she was closely associated. Jess was a very effecient ​Assistant Secretary of +Jess became a member of the Sydney Bush Walkers in the early 1930'​s. She was an active walker for many years and counted, amongst her great number of friends, the "​Tigers"​ with whom she was closely associated. Jess was a very efficient ​Assistant Secretary of the S.B.W. for a long period of time and kept in touch with our "​Boys"​ who were in the armed forces during World War II. She also did a great deal of work in connection with producing the magazine. Later, her services to the Club were rewarded when she had bestowed upon her Honorary Membership of the S.B.W. 
-the S.B.W. for a long period of time and kept in touch with our "​Boys"​ who were in the +
-armed forces during World War II. She also did a great deal of work in connection with +
-producing the magazine. Later, her services to the Club were rewarded when she had bestowed upon her Honorary Membership of the S.B.W.+
 Jess will be remembered by the young and no so young as a keen conservationist and by her sincere, friendly nature and her witty quips. Jess will be remembered by the young and no so young as a keen conservationist and by her sincere, friendly nature and her witty quips.
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 On ridge, creek, crag or leafy pad, her spirit will remain with us. On ridge, creek, crag or leafy pad, her spirit will remain with us.
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 MARION ELLIS by Edna Garrad MARION ELLIS by Edna Garrad
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 Marion and Harry Ellis were experienced walkers and campers when they joined the Club ir the 1930'​s. Harry was an engineer in the Railways. He worked shifts and then had five Marion and Harry Ellis were experienced walkers and campers when they joined the Club ir the 1930'​s. Harry was an engineer in the Railways. He worked shifts and then had five
 days off, and this was when they did their walking. They became very knowledgable about days off, and this was when they did their walking. They became very knowledgable about
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 United States together. United States together.
 Marion had a strong character, wad very independent,​ sometimes exasperating,​ and to me a very good friend. She never ceased to love the bush. Marion had a strong character, wad very independent,​ sometimes exasperating,​ and to me a very good friend. She never ceased to love the bush.
-GORDON REDMOND by Alex Colley+ 
 +GORDON REDMOND ​ 
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 +by Alex Colley 
 Gordon Redmond, who died recently, joined the Club in 1961, became Treasurer in 1962, and with a break of two years held office continuously. He was Treasurer for 7 years and two years later became Auditor and then a Trustee. He brought a wealth of accounting and business experience to the task and simplified and clarified our accounts, ensuring that they soundly reflected our financial position. Gordon Redmond, who died recently, joined the Club in 1961, became Treasurer in 1962, and with a break of two years held office continuously. He was Treasurer for 7 years and two years later became Auditor and then a Trustee. He brought a wealth of accounting and business experience to the task and simplified and clarified our accounts, ensuring that they soundly reflected our financial position.
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 Gordon was a good walker. He led many program walks, and in parties with other Club members a few years back, covered a good deal of country that was new or little known to the S.B.W. Gordon was a good walker. He led many program walks, and in parties with other Club members a few years back, covered a good deal of country that was new or little known to the S.B.W.
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 In 1988 Gordon was made an Honorary Member in recognition of his many years of service to the Club. Gordon believed that participation in Club affairs brings its own reward. In 1988 Gordon was made an Honorary Member in recognition of his many years of service to the Club. Gordon believed that participation in Club affairs brings its own reward.
-WILDERNESS ​CALANDARS ​FOR 1990 From Alex Colley+ 
 +WILDERNESS ​CALENDARS ​FOR 1990 From Alex Colley 
 Henry Gold's wilderness calendars, complete with 13 beautiful colour photographs,​ phases of the moon, and spaced date tabulations to enable noting of engagements;​ are now available, costing $9-00. I will be bringing them into the Clubroom. Also sets of 10 Henry Gold post cards, which make excellent Christmas Cards, Cost - $10-00 Henry Gold's wilderness calendars, complete with 13 beautiful colour photographs,​ phases of the moon, and spaced date tabulations to enable noting of engagements;​ are now available, costing $9-00. I will be bringing them into the Clubroom. Also sets of 10 Henry Gold post cards, which make excellent Christmas Cards, Cost - $10-00
 ST. JOHNS FIRST AID COURSE The Federation of ST. JOHNS FIRST AID COURSE The Federation of
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