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Like the Boomerang May You Come Back

1986.0117.4146

Like the Boomerang May You Come Back

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A postcard featuring a black and white image of a kangaroo printed on the left side and a faux wooden boomerang with "Cooee" printed on it stuck to the right side of the postcard. At the top of the image is printed "Like the Boomerang / may You Come Back" and "Good Luck". At the centre of the postcard is printed "We are Waiting / Your Safe Return / Oh, let it go, it must not tarry, / For does it not my wishes carry? / Let it travel never tire, / Your safe return, my one desire. / -Leuname." On the back is printed "ATLAS PRESS / MARLBOROUGH SERIES" along with a handwritten note.

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