Emily Rowley

Emily Scissley Schultz married Harry Esmond Rowley and lived in Lenswood on an orchard for many years.  She was born in May 1911 and died in August 2005.  They had six children; Joyce, Dene, Rosemary, Pam, John and Merilyn.  Joyce has shared her oral history with us which we will soon upload to our oral history…

Tuck Schultz plays a joke on Archie Green

PLOUGHING ON REGARDLESS My brother and a neighbor’s son, Tuck Schultz, were walking to school one morning.  Orchards were ploughed back in those days, there was no irrigation, and to conserve enough moisture to grow the crop during the year, the grass had to be killed.  Archie Green was ploughing close to the road as…