J Jay Samuel Davis

Australia – Melbourne – Victoria – St kilda

the original Palais in St Kilda Melbourne c 1915, In 1853 William Kenney opened a bathing ship, which along with the pier became one of St Kilda’s major tourist attractions. But it was the coming of cable trams in 1888 that really transformed the area into the pleasure zone of the metropolis. In 1906 this […]


Poor Harriet ~

In tears to her mother poor Harriet came, Let us listen to hear what she says: “O see, dear mamma, it is pouring with rain, We cannot go out in the chaise. “All the week I have long’d for this holiday so, And fancied the minutes were hours; And now that I’m dress’d and all […]