Little Things [poem, 21 December 1872]

[Editor: A poem by Mr. H. S. Banks. Published in The Illustrated Sydney News and New South Wales Agriculturalist & Grazier, 21 December 1872.] Little Things The little things which make life fair Are just as beautiful as rare; ’Tis these, we oft so lightly heed Which gladden hearts or make them bleed; ’Tis these […]

Geoffry Prophesieth to his Public of the Future Greatness of Adelaide [poem, 9 July 1872]

[Editor: A poem from Geoffry Crabthorn’s column “Echoes from the bush”. Published in The South Australian Register, 9 July 1872.] Geoffry Prophesieth to his Public of the Future Greatness of Adelaide. [After Lord Macaulay.] Thine Adelaide is the triumph! Adelaide, the palm is thine, The high renown and glory Of the Telegraphic Line; And thine […]