ON THIS DAY – May 17, 1941

At an inquest on William Henry Coleman, 74, of Napier st., South Melbourne, who received fatal injuries when knocked down by a car in Moray st., South Melbourne, on May 17, Mr. Mohr, PM, coroner, committed Leslie Henry Painter, 31, of Page st.. Albert Park, for trial on a charge of manslaughter. Bail was fixed at £100, with a surety of £100.