INSANE INDIAN

On This Day ……. 13th June 1901

An Indian, who had developed symptoms of insanity since his transfer to the Geelong gaol from Melbourne, was token to the Yarra Bend Asylum. With the Indian travelled an elderly lunatic patient who was committed to the Kew Asylum by the Geelong bench. The pair were under the care of Mounted constables Toomey and M’Phee.