Jones's Alley single work   short story  
Alternative title: Jones' Alley
  • Author: Henry Lawson
Issue Details: First known date: 1896 1896
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Mrs Aspinall is faced with debts she is unable to pay, including repairs to her rented house in Jones's Alley. Her landlord takes her to court and she is found liable for the debt. Bill Anderson, the former workmate of her deceased son Arvie, comes to her rescue and helps her escape the bailiff and the loss of her few possessions.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Serialised by: The Eagle 1893 newspaper (3 issues)
Published in two instalments in the Eagle on 22 June and 29 June 1895, p.6.
Serialised by: The Worker [Sydney] 1892-1913 newspaper (47 issues)
Published in three instalments in the Worker between 1 June-15 June 1895.
With title : 'Jones' Alley'
Last amended 29 Jul 2013 11:13:29
  • Sydney, New South Wales,
  • The Rocks, Sydney City, Inner Sydney, Sydney, New South Wales,
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