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Issue Details: First known date: 1873... 1873 The Convict's Wife
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On the Gippsland peninsula two convicts find a haven to recover from their escape. A beautiful woman on horseback crosses their path - Paul Somerville rescuing her from the evil intentions of his companion. Paul is given a place on her father's station as a reward. They fall in love but have to flee her father's anger when they are discovered. From Melbourne they go to Bendigo to make their fortune. (PB)

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

First known date: 1873
Serialised by: The Australian Journal 1865 periodical (901 issues)
Serialised in two instalments in the Australian Journal: 9.100 (September 1873) 27-31 and 9.101 (October 1873) 90-94.
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