Child Endowment Dalby c1941

Police Letterbook Dalby 1. 7.1941 - 31.12.1941 POL 4/J15 Queensland State Archives NB Relates to Child Endowment Act of 1941, and often lists Aboriginal families with two children under 16 years of age in various places in 1941. 19. 8.1941 Relative to Aboriginals eligible for benefit under the Child Endowment Act of 1941. There are no Aboriginals eligible in the district. The following part-Aboriginals already receive Child Endowment Edward Kelly and his wife Ada Savina Kelly who reside in Matheson Street, Dalby. Leslie Thomas Harvey and his wife Sybil Elizabeth Harvey who reside in Matheson Street Dalby. William Henry Ryder and his wife Sarah Ryder who live in Edward Street Dalby. The persons mentioned herein have a strain of Aboriginal blood, but they are living in their own homes as whites; working and maintaining their families as such; receiving the Child Endowment for the children and are capable of utilising the money in the best interests of the Children. ____________________________________________________________