Henry Lawson

Grenfell, New South Wales
Henry Lawson
Grenfell, New South Wales
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The Cambaroora Star

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So you're writing for a paper? Well, it's nothing very new
To be writing yards of drivel for a tidy little screw;
You are young and educated, and a clever chap you are,
But you'll never run a paper like the CAMBAROORA STAR.
Though in point of education I am nothing but a dunce,
I myself -- you mayn't believe it -- helped to run a paper once
With a chap on Cambaroora, by the name of Charlie Brown,
And I'll tell you all about it if you'll take the story down.
On a golden day in summer, when the sunrays were aslant,
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Paul Herring 29 March 2019
Is it the Cambaroora Star or the Tambaroora Star? I've been to Hill End in NSW and there was a mining site in the days of gold called Tambaroora close by. Very similar.
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