My earlier Trove Tuesday post about the body mystery at the Cross Keys Hotel prompted me to go looking to see if the case was ever solved.
It was in fact solved not long after but hardly got a mention in the Victorian papers.
|COLONIAL TELEGRAMS. (1889, December 28). The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - |
1931), p. 4. Retrieved September 16, 2014, from
and a little later the following story
Retrieved September 16, 2014, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article145922161