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Australian Towns Series - Yass

1986.0117.4908

Australian Towns Series - Yass

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A black and white postcard featuring a cartoon image of a woman wearing a checked dress. She looks tired and has her arms crossed. "Australian Towns Series - Copyright" is printed at the top of the image. At the bottom of the image is a lymerick which reads "A WEARY old maid up at YASS, / She though every man was an ass, / So she ne'er got a chance / For a thing in long pants, / To ask her to kindly say "Yaas"."The image is signed by "Taylor", and on the back of the postcard is printed "PICTORIAL POSTCARD CO.'S / SERIES, SYDNEY." The postcard is unused.

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