Two murders one day

ON THIS DAY……. 20th May 1950

Two men charged with murder were remanded in the City Court and bail was refused for both men. Senior-Detective W. Mooney alleged that Francis Gordon Millar, of St. Catherine’s College, Heyington Place, Toorak, murdered his wife, Marie Edna Millar, after a quarrel on this day in 1950. Alfred James Hodgkin, of Glen Wills, is charged with having murdered Donald Forsyth, also of Glen Wills, with a .22 pea rifle after a quarrel over a woman.