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Solomon Islands Writers' Club Short Story Competition
Subcategory of Awards Australian Awards
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History

The Army Education Service on Bougainville established the Torokina University which hosted the Solomon Islands Writers' Club. The club was an opportunity for soldiers to reestablish themselves into civil life.

Winners

1945 Jivey Jimmy A. B. Dawson , 1946 single work short story
— Appears in: Angry Penguins , July no. [9] 1946; (p. 17-19)
1945 Epistle from an Unknown Man A. A. Holloway , 1946 single work short story
— Appears in: Angry Penguins , July no. [9] 1946; (p. 13-17)
1945 winner Reassertion Edgar Beale , 1946 single work short story
— Appears in: Angry Penguins , July no. [9] 1946; (p. 10-13)
1945 Life with Uncle Frank Turk Wann , 1946 single work short story
— Appears in: Angry Penguins , July no. [9] 1946; (p. 6-9)
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