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Issue Details: First known date: 1922... 1922 Understanding
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Madge, heartbroken after the death of her mother, dismisses a marriage proposal from her friend Derrick, but when Derrick's half-cousin, Allan, arrives from England, Madge's interest is piqued. Allan, however, sagely advises Madge that work is the answer to overcoming her grief. Madge acts upon his advice and trains as a nurse in Brisbane. When Allan visits Madge twelve months later, he knows the time is right to propose to her.

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    y separately published work icon The Queenslander 2 December 1922 Z1367941 1922 newspaper issue 1922 pg. 15-17
    Note: In 'Christmas Stories'
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