Professor J. Le Gay Brereton: Sudden death: While on caravan tour [obituary, 3 February 1933]

[Editor: This article about John Le Gay Brereton was published in The Sydney Morning Herald (Sydney, NSW), 3 February 1933.] Professor J. Le Gay Brereton. Sudden death While on caravan tour. Professor John Le Gay Brereton, Professor of English Literature at the University of Sydney, died suddenly near Tamworth yesterday morning while on a caravan […]

Death at 62: Professor Le Gay Brereton: Literary giant passes [obituary, 3 February 1933]

[Editor: This article about John Le Gay Brereton was published in The Brisbane Courier (Brisbane, Qld.), 3 February 1933.] Death at 62. Professor Le Gay Brereton Literary giant passes. Sydney, February 2. Professor J. Le Gay Brereton, Professor of English Literature at the University of Sydney, died suddenly near Tamworth this morning while on a […]

Land of Mine [poem by S. Tatlow-Palmer, 1933]

[Editor: This poem by S. Tatlow-Palmer was published in The Sydney Morning Herald, 16 December 1933.] Land of Mine. Australia, once fair, once joyous land, That glistened like some beauteous pearl amidst The colour, glamour of the East. Arise! Where is thy charm, thy youth, thy noble mien? Thy commerce rich and wealthy industry? Australia, […]

Anzac Immortelles [poem by M. Robinson, 6 May 1933]

[Editor: A poem published in the Camperdown Chronicle, 6 May 1933.] Anzac Immortelles Hark the silence — to-day is Anzac Day, Time but deepens the heart-wounds of the world’s Great War. But our dear ones who passed beyond the grave with victory, We mortals see with vision imperfected The snow-white altar or self sacrifice afar. […]

Sealed With a Kiss [poem, 21 April 1933]

[Editor: A poem published in the Narromine News and Trangie Advocate, 21 April 1933.] Sealed With a Kiss. “Sealed with a kiss” on the envelope Somebody sent to me; Traced underneath was a lily bud, As a symbol of purity. For the lily is ever the purest flower That in life’s dull garden grows, Holding […]