Cupid Gets Stung at Upper Bunyip single work   short story   humour  
Issue Details: First known date: 1936... 1936 Cupid Gets Stung at Upper Bunyip
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A man accuses his neighbour's boy of killing his bees. This causes a rift between the boy's brother and the beekeeper's daughter. An Aboriginal child takes advantage of the situation and delights in tormenting the beekeeper eventually causing dogs, pigs, cows and bees to devastate his garden. The beekeeper realises his mistake, apologises and the lovers are reunited.

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  • Appears in:
    y The Queenslander 1 October 1936 Z1693011 1936 newspaper issue 1936 pg. 5,8
Last amended 25 Jan 2012 13:39:19
  • Bunyip, Pakenham - Bunyip area, Melbourne Outer South East, Melbourne, Victoria,
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