Sydney Barmaids’ Beer Challenge

AGILE BEER – PULLER, Windsor (Melbourne) barman, Cyril O’Brien, who can serve 1000 pots an hour. His employer, Mr. A. J. O’Mahony, will give £100 to charity if any other Melbourne hotel-keeper has a faster beer puller. TWO Sydney barmaids — Billie Williams and… Read More ›

Barmaids on strike

WELLINGTON, November 13. An amusing partial strike of barmaids occurred in Nelson [Victoria] hotels yesterday, owing to a manifesto issued by three local brewers promising to prohibit the employment of barmaids in their tied houses as a condition of future leases. The girls were indignant, and… Read More ›

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