Dated March 31st 1904 this company cheque is average condition for its age.
It is for the sum of Thirteen Pounds and 5 Shillings Sterling paid from the business account of H.R, Carter and Company to one G. Tatlow. It has the standard 1d Stamp duty stamp affixed.
Counter stamped by the Melbourne branch. H.R. Carter and Co. were government wheat agents.
Stanley cemetery records have 2 such names listed on their records for this era. Given that George Roderick would have been 11 years old at the dating of this cheque it must have been George Henry Tatlow.
TATLOW , George Henry. Husband of Sarah Ann . 11 January 1908 . Aged 51 years.
TATLOW , George Roderick. Son of George Henry and Sarah Ann (Stokes) . 7 September 1920 . Aged 27 years.
An interesting snap shot from the beginning of last century. The pictures say it all.