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Australian Comic Alphabet Series - D

1986.0117.4910

Australian Comic Alphabet Series - D

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A black and white postcard featuring a caricature of a man leaning against a post with a piece of paper in his hand with the words "Cricket Score" written on it. The title which is printed at the top of the image is "Australian Comic Alphabet Series - Copyright". At the bottom is a poem which reads "D IS the Dude with whom we should be dealing / See him leaning 'gainst a post to rest "that tired feeling"." The image is signed by "Taylor". The words "PICTORIAL POST CARD CO.'S / SERIES , SYDNEY" are printed on the back of the postcard. A handwritten note also on the back reads in part "Do you remember / your [tunic?] last time / I was down? I'm coming to have another / look at you soon. Can / I have a ride in the heavy / cart this time?"

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