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Glengallan Station, near Warwick

1986.0117.0879

Glengallan Station, near Warwick

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Description

Handwritten address on the front reads 'Miss Gwen Ashcroft / Ben Alcu / Gordon Road / Roseville / New South Wales.
Message on reverse reads 'Brisbane. Friday / My dear Liddie, / There was no letter from / any of you this morning I hope I shall / have one tomorrow. Dad cam back this / morning I wired to Auntie that we were / not coming here till Tuesday. I think I Wes / will go as far as Tenterfiled that day / leave there Wed. night and be home on / Thursday morning. Grandpa sends / his love and would like you to write / to him. It was not Mr Archers fault / that Dad missed his train, it was / that all their watches and clocks were / half an hour slow. Dad bought me / two paw paws from Fargoinie I wish / they would keep to carry home but / they are quite ripe now, and they / are so nice. Dad sends his love to / you all. I hope everyone is quite / well and that I shall have a letter / in the morning. Fondest love / from Mother'

Physical description

Postcard with a maroon-toned vignette of "Glengallan Station, near Warwick", with an address on the front and a message on the reverse. The card is postmarked "21 May 1909".

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