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Begging for Work at Broken Hill single work   poetry   "The town hall blushed to hear the tale,"
Issue Details: First known date: 1985... 1985 Begging for Work at Broken Hill
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  • Author note: Denied employment on the line of lode, I applied to the council but with little success. After much time and trouble I at length obtained a job at stonebreaking. This was insecure, and often I was not permitted to make more than half-wage. In brief time even this was denied, and I was cast adrift - and no one to care what became of me.

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  • Country towns,
  • Broken Hill, Broken Hill area, Far West NSW, New South Wales,
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