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Ice single work   poetry   "I sing of a gallant craft"
Issue Details: First known date: 1890... 1890 Ice
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  • Poem refers to the cruelty of a ship's steward toward two boys who asked him for ice for their dying mother. The story is reported in the same issue of the Cairns Post.

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  • Appears in:
    y separately published work icon The Cairns Post 12 November 1890 Z1907668 1890 newspaper issue 1890 pg. 3
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