MR DICK ROUGHLY


MR DICK ROUGHLY.

Macquarie Home for the Aged
1973 Bathurst
Born 1889


Talks about

  • his life working on two outback stations, cattle and sheep.
  • Depression in outback
  • Record sheep seasons
  • Shears and shearers
  • Shearing cooks
  • Recalls seven stories (yarns) including ‘Boar Water’ ‘Travelling policeman’ ‘Dally the Policeman’ and Scotchman yarn.

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