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Issue Details: First known date: 1894... 1894 Untitled
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  • This poem, originally published in the Bulletin was re-published in the Free-Lance following comments made by the Rev. William Henry Fitchett (q.v.). The Free-Lance also published a full-page cartoon by Sartarin on this theme (1.20 (5 September 1896): 1)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

Alternative title: If Christ To Melbourne Came
First line of verse: "If Christ to Melbourne came,"
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Bulletin vol. 14 no. 751 7 July 1894 Z633574 1894 periodical issue 1894 pg. 7
  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Free-Lance vol. 1 no. 20 5 September 1896 Z1704594 1896 periodical issue 1896 pg. 11
    Note: With title: If Christ To Melbourne Came
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