News of the day
The run with the hounds on Saturday last is pronounced by those who took part in it as being most successful. The weather was as nearly like that of a November morning at home as we could hope for in this sunny south. It was chilly and foggy.
Although there was not a kill the hopes of the most enthusiastic for an exciting run were more than realised.
Clattering hoofs and cracking whips, soon announced the approach of other ardent sportsmen. the attention of an anthropologist”, said magistrate DR Jacobs when he found Neville Ormonde, 36, and Dorothy Jubelin, 34, guilty of contravening the Immorality Act. They were each sentenced to three months’ hard labour suspended for three years.
Jacobs said he considered the appearance of Dorothy Jubelin a determining factor. The environment in which Jubelin grew up and lived stamped her as Coloured. The conditions and mode of living of the family who slept in one room classified them as Coloureds. Her features imparted a Coloured appearance and her light complexion could not relieve her from her hereditary disability.