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4-300 (Original)

Item metadata
Speaker:
addressee,female author,female,Maxwell, Maggie,un
ns1:discourse_type
Letter
Word Count :
91
Plaint Text :
ns1:register
Private Written
ns1:texttype
Private Correspondence
ns1:localityName
http://dbpedia.org/resource/Victoria
Created:
1893
Identifier
4-300
Source
O'Farrell, 1984
pages
206
Document metadata
Extent:
667
Identifier
4-300.txt
Title
4-300#Original
Type
Original

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<source><g=f><o=a><age=un><status=3><abode=nv><p=vic><r=prw><tt=pc><4-300>
He has just finished stock taking. Trade was never so dull. Our boasted Melbourne is in a shocking state. You may have seen all sorts of accounts in the papers. Hundreds and thousands of people who became rich at a bound have as suddenly lost all just through this land panic. Consequently hundreds are out of employment. Retrench is the Government cry and taxes are heaped upon us poor unfortunates. We hope that this state of things will not last long. Some of the more hopeful tell us it will not [...] 
<\4-300><\g=f><\o=a><\age=un><\status=3><\abode=nv><\p=vic><\r=prw><\tt=pc>

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