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We Can't Afford to Do It! single work   poetry   "I am a squatter bold and free,"
Issue Details: First known date: 1844... 1844 We Can't Afford to Do It!
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'On the trials of a squatter's life.' (Webby)


  • Author's note: To be sung in character at the Mayor's Fancy Ball. (Colonial Literary Journal and Weekly Miscellany of Useful Information, 1.8 (15 August 1844): 125)

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  • New South Wales,
  • 1840s
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