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Nita Murray-Smith Nita Murray-Smith i(A86079 works by)
Born: Established: 17 Jan 1927 ; Died: Ceased: 18 May 2013
Gender: Female
Arrived in Australia: 1938
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Nita Murray-Smith was a staunch but critical supporter of Overland. After her husband, Stephen Murray-Smith, founded the magazine in 1954, she served as its secretary for 34 years, and after his death facilitated the transfer of its publication to an independent company whose board she joined.

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