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Throwing a Boomerang.

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Description

Handwritten message on the reverse is dated 'Bris 4th/9/07 ' and reads 'Dear Merion/ How are you / gettin on hope you are quite / well I am longing to see you / again but I supose [sic] you have / forgotten all about me now / but I can never forget you / I do wish you would wirte / + tell me some news you can / address to (smudged over) + I will get it myself / I remain / yours truly / D. Y.'

Physical description

Postcard featuring a black and white photograph of an Aboriginal man in a skin throwing a boomerang. The photograph is titled "Throwing a Boomerang. Series 5 - Australian Aboriginals." and "Kerry & Co." There is a message on the back.

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