Portrait of William and Sarah (nee Black) Todd, grandparents of Bruce and Lilly Best. The couple emigrated to Australia in 1910 and later moved to Fletcher Parade where Sarah operated a small dairy and milk run. William had a horse and cart and worked on road repair.
William and Sarah Todd
Daphne Best, the daughter of Les Best, doing the washing at Grandma Best’s home. This was the era of the bush clothes prop (before the invention of Hills hoists). The bush clothes prop was a long (2.5-metre) tree branch, with a vee at the top, used to prop up a clothesline.Details