The tragedy of the barber of Suva – Part 2

Suva Fire Station. Situated opposite “Hargrave”, firemen attended to the fire at the shop in 1931. Picture: SUPPLIED

An event of note and one that had a significant impact on his future occurred in 1916. On February 5, Hargrave married 19-year-old Doris Eileen Ross. Doris was born in Brisbane and was the daughter of May I. Kay and Alexander Ross, a soap maker. The Reverend Richard Twitchell Matthews, the Vicar of Suva, solemnised […]

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