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Issue Details: First known date: 1886... 1886 The Black Buoy
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A grandmother's reminiscence to her descendants on Christmas Eve of her youth and the night a lengthy swim saved her smuggler grandfather from capture by English revenue soldiers. The lieutenant of the soldiers became her husband. Light, adventurous story and romance. (PB)

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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Australian Journal vol. 22 no. 259 December 1886 Z1031862 1886 periodical issue 1886 pg. 196-197
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