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Old Dixie single work   short story  
Issue Details: First known date: 1998... 1998 Old Dixie
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When the narrator returns to his home town forty-five years after he left it he discovers that the idiosyncratic former postmistress, Dixie, is still alive. He befriends her, but when she is taken away to hospital he makes an odd discovery.

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    y separately published work icon Disreputable People Penelope Rowe , Milsons Point : Vintage , 1998 Z402056 1998 selected work short story 'From the scandalous, wry and blackly comic, to the reflective and deeply moving, these stories...explore the lives of families, friends and rivals with insight, economy and grace.' (Source: back cover) Milsons Point : Vintage , 1998 pg. 201-210
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