Police Report of MARY MURPHY, 17 February 1834

MARY MURPHY one who would rather lounge on a sofa, than work, who preferred lying in bed ’till nine o’Clock, to getting up and preparing breakfast, and all that sort of conduct, was ordered to try GORDON’s rules for six weeks.

See Original:Police Incidents,” The Australian (Sydney, NSW : 1824 – 1848) Monday 17 February 1834, p.3