THE BRIDE “Who wore a white silk gown with a sash of chiffon and lace, received a gold muff chain from her bridegroom. After the reception, which was held at Claremont, they left for a honeymoon at Tweed Heads.” Toowoomba Chronicle, 28th December 1906 Their family of two boys and two girls – Max, Alan, Marjorie and Joyce – were all born in Crows Nest. Florence White took no part in her husband’s business, although she frequently accompanied him on his trips to country properties. Top: Marjorie (right) with second son Alan, who was born in 1916, followed by youngest child Joyce (seated) in 1921. 14 Bottom: Eldest child Maxwell Clarke (Max) was born in 1908, followed by sister Marjorie in 1909.