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Issue Details: First known date: 1907... 1907 A Fortunate Failure
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A young female teacher's pupils achieve disappointing results in the public examinations. As a result, her uncle does not provide her with the money to found a school for girls. The uncle, however, does provide money for her to marry her suitor Bertie Peyton and 'furnish a certain pretty little cottage on the Derwent'.

Publication Details of Only Known VersionEarliest 2 Known Versions of

  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon Critic 5 January 1907 Z1511780 1907 newspaper issue 1907 pg. 3
Last amended 27 Jun 2008 15:18:58
Subjects:
  • University of Tasmania, Hobart, Southeast Tasmania, Tasmania,
  • ca. 1907
Settings:
  • Hobart, Southeast Tasmania, Tasmania,
  • Derwent River, Derwent Valley, Southeast Tasmania, Tasmania,
  • Queens Domain, Hobart City, Central Hobart, Hobart, Southeast Tasmania, Tasmania,
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