ADELAIDE'S OLD COLONISTS' FESTIVALto be celebrated at a dinner on Thursday March 27, 1851,
being the anniversary of the sale of Adelaide's Town Acres.
At a meeting of OLD COLONISTS, held on Tuesday evening, the 11th February 1851,
at the City Bridge Hotal, with Mr Thomas Hudson Beare in the chair.
The following were mentioned in the Minutes of this meeting:
MOTION: that the Hon. John MORPHETT M.L.C. be requested to act as Chairman.
Moved by Mr WELLS, Seconded by Mr PEARCE, carried unanimously.
MOTION: that the limit defining 'OLD COLONISTS' be extended to the end of the year 1840.
Moved by Mr WILLIAMS (City Bridge Hotel), Seconded by Mr PEARCE, carried unanimously.