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Silk Cracker Days single work   poetry   "Oh I dreamt last night they were back"
Issue Details: First known date: 1904... 1904 Silk Cracker Days
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  • Author's note: In the early days the bullock-drivers almost invariably tied strips of brightly-coloured silk - sold in bush stores for the express purpose - to their whip-thongs; the noise when cracked, sounding like so many fusillades of musketry.

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