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Transcript 1465

FOR PRESS: PM 3/1967 - STATE FUNERAL FOR FORMER PRESIDENT OF THE SENATE

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Holt, Harold

Period of Service: 26/01/1966 to 19/12/1967

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Release Date: 13/01/1967

Release Type: Media Release

Transcript ID: 1465

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FOR PRESS: p. m. No. 3/ 1967
STATE FUNERAL FOR FORMER PRESIDENT OF
THE SENATE
The conunonweolth Government will accord a State funeral
for the late Honourable Gordon Brown, formerly President of the Senate
of the Commonwealth Parliament. The late Mr. Brown died in Brisbane
yesterday. A church service will take place at St. Philip's Church of
England, Cornwall Street, Thompson Estate, Brisbane at 11 a. m.
tomorrow and afterwards at the East Chapel, Mount Thompson
crematorium. Flags will be flown at half mast on Commonwealth buildings
in Cueensland and Canberra tomorrow.
CANBERRA, 13th January, 1967

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