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Three generations of them. After tea the sight drew a big crowd of our chaps & gradually one they chap chipped in & gave a hand and before many minutes it was completely 'staffed' by Australians & Grandmere & her descendants were standing by watching our fellows making the 'straw' fly.

A withered & toothless old woman bent double with Rheumatics came along with a huge faggot of wood on her back. So one of the fellows relieved her of her burden & carried it home for her. She grinned & 'swanked' past with her escort when as we gave them

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