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Issue Details: First known date: 1889... 1889 Stray Notes
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Hunston describes a visit to the leper camp at False point, just out of Cairns. He is saddened by the two inmates and sympathises with their plight, forever separated from their homeland and loved ones. He pays tribute to the organisers and performers who, at short notice, staged an entertainment to raise funds for the Benevolent Society.

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  • Associated with the AustLit subset Australian Literary Responses to 'Asia' as the work refers to Asian people.

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    y separately published work icon The Cairns Post 5 October 1889 Z1861577 1889 newspaper issue 1889 pg. 3
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3 http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article39427942 Stray Notessmall AustLit logo The Cairns Post
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