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  1. TRIBUTE TO GORDON Ceremony at Ballarat Memorial Cottage Opened
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Thursday 16 August 1934 p 13 Article
    BALLARAT, Wednesday. — The Governor (Lord Huntingfield) and Lady Huntingfield took part in the ceremonies at which the association of Adam Lindsay ... 646 words
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  2. STOCKMAN AND POET. Memoirs of Adam Lindsay Gordon.
    The Register (Adelaide, SA : 1901 - 1929) Saturday 1 November 1913 p 16 Article
    Away back in the middle sixties three young fellows and a lad of 16 years were stockmen on Lake Hawden Station in the Tatiara country, South Australia. They ... 1432 words
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  3. BOLLING BACK THE YEARS ADAM LINDSAY GORDON'S FRIEND.
    Kalgoorlie Miner (WA : 1895 - 1950) Saturday 15 November 1930 p 7 Article
    Adam Lindsay Gordon died in 1870, and only a few—a very small handful—of those living can claim to have any personal recollection of ... 847 words
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  4. Real Life Stories Of South Australia MEMORIES OF GORDON Centenary Of Australia's First Poet
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 19 January 1933 p 15 Article
    Next October will witness the 100th anniversary of the birth of Adam Lindsay Gordon, Australia's first poet, who was born in the Azores on October 19, 1833, and came to ... 2057 words
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  5. FINE TRIBUTES TO AUSTRALIA'S GREAT POET. SPEAKERS PRAISE HIS WORKS. Fourth Pilgrimage to Dingiey Dell
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Tuesday 1 November 1932 p 2 Detailed lists, results, guides
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  6. THE GREAT WESTERN
    Portland Guardian (Vic. : 1876 - 1953) Monday 26 June 1950 Edition: EVENING. p 4 Article
    On the occasion of the unveiling of memorial cairn to Adam Lindsay Gordon at the recent meeting of the Coleraine Racing Club, Mr. ... 956 words
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  7. NEW BOOKS. GENERAL LITERATURE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Friday 5 April 1918 p 9 Detailed lists, results, guides
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  8. MOUNT GAMBIER (THE MOUNT.) (FROM THE SPECIAL CORRESPONDENT OF THE AUSTRALASIAN.)
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 26 December 1885 p 14 Article
    Of the many extinct volcanoes that extend over such a large area of the southern portion of Australia there is not one that possesses more peculiar and interesting features ... 2686 words
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  9. THE POET GORDON. (To the Editor of the Border Watch.)
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 28 August 1886 p 2 Article
    SIR,—It has been suggested to me by a few gentlemen that now would be a fitting time to erect some memorial to the poet Gordon, and through the medium of your valuable paper, I ... 313 words
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  10. ADAM LINDSAY GORDON. EXTRACTS FROM HIS LETTERS. A CHAT WITH MR. JOHN RIDDOCH.
    The Advertiser (Adelaide, SA : 1889 - 1931) Monday 19 August 1895 p 6 Article
    Probably no one did more for Adam Lindary Gordon than John Riddoch, whose game[?] and genial disposition have made him universally [?] and loved. From the time ... 2312 words
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  11. "IN OUR LAKE COUNTRY."
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Saturday 30 May 1891 p 6 Article
    Jaded, worn, and weary with the toil of twelve months. Jack and I took our seats in the Melbourne express not many weeks ago. We were bound for the South-East, and kind ... 3560 words
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  12. THE STORY OF ADAM LINDSAY GORDON Won Fame As Songster Of The Australian Bush THE STORY OF ADAM LINDSAY GORDON
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Thursday 9 January 1947 p 6 Article
    (By A Special Correspondent Of Sydney "Daily Mirror") Though he was not native born, Australians have taken poet Adam Lindsay Gordon to their hearts and counted him one of themselves. Until he took his own life on ... 2696 words
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  13. Gordon's Leap. And Historical Evidence.
    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Saturday 22 February 1930 p 22 Article
    SINCE Gordon's famous horseman's leap at Mount Gambier was discussed in the "Courier," there has been a new beginning of ... 1377 words
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  14. One Hundred Years Ago Today Centenary Of Adam Lindsay Gordon "Poet Of The Centaurs"
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 19 October 1933 p 44 Article Illustrated
    One hundred years ago today, on October 19, 1833, a child was born at Fayal, in the Azores. Destiny decreed that he should become a poet—the laureate of the southern seas. He was Adam Lindsay Gordon. His lot was chiefly cast in South Australia, and this story deals mainly with his life within the borders of this State. A monument is to he unveiled in the poet's corner of ... 3436 words
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  15. GORDON AND CADGER. The Steeplechasing Poet.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 28 October 1933 p 5 Article Illustrated
    The poet who rated horses above men, and the horse which carried the poet to many a thrilling victory-looking back over 60 years Mr. James Sugars sees them ... 1553 words
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  16. THE GORDON MEMORIAL OBELISK.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 9 July 1887 p 3 Article
    Adam Lindsay Gordon during his life was perhaps better known and appreciated in Australia as a daring and successful steeplechase rider than as a devotee of poesy; but since his ... 1961 words
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  17. PIONEERS OF THE PEN. Adam Lindsay Gordon.
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 30 November 1929 p 5 Article
    When we come to study the life of that tragic genius, Adam Lindsay Gordon, we are roused to more than a passing interest in the details of his life. Other men of ... 1747 words
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  18. THE SUICIDE OF MR. A. L. GORDON.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 2 July 1870 p 2 Article
    An exceedingly painful feeling was created on Friday last in Melbourne, particularly among literary and sporting circles, by a report that Mr. A. L. Gordon, the wellknown ... 2192 words
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  19. THE LATE A. L. GORDON.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 9 July 1870 p 3 Article
    The following article is taken from the Age. It gives some curious circumstances respecting the closing day of Mr. Gordon's life, which we have not seen elsewhere, ... 1323 words
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  20. SUICIDE OF MR. A. L. GORDON.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 25 June 1870 p 5 Article
    An exceedingly painful feeling was created yesterday morning in Melbourne, particularly among literary and sporting circles, by a report that Mr. A. L. Gordon, the well-known ... 1236 words
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  21. SUPPOSED SUICIDE OF MR. A. L. GORDON.
    Empire (Sydney, NSW : 1850 - 1875) Tuesday 28 June 1870 p 3 Article
    VICTORIA seems at the present moment, says the Telegraph, to be passing through a cycle of catastrophes that fill the public mind with horror and consternation, making fools wonder aghast, and ... 1532 words
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  22. MOUNT GAMBIER RACES. WEDNESDAY, 27TH JULY.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Friday 29 July 1864 p 2 Article
    The annual Border Steeplechase and Mount Gambier Race meeting came off here on Wednesday last, The weather, which, for a few day's previous, had been cold, wet, and stormy, ... 968 words
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  23. Local Intelligence.
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Saturday 28 March 1868 p 2 Article
    DISTRICT COUNCIL. — There will be a meeting of the District Council, Mount Gambier West, on the afternoon of Thursday next. ... 1608 words
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  24. NEWSPAPERS OF 1887.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Monday 10 April 1911 p 9 Article
    GEELONG, Saturday.—When underpinning at the Birregurra State school on Friday the contractors came across bottles containing shredded remains of copies of the ... 68 words
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    The Brisbane Courier (Qld. : 1864 - 1933) Tuesday 3 June 1924 p 8 Article Illustrated
    MR. CHARLES MULLALLEY, Of Brisbane, the original of Adam Lindsay Gordon's poem "The Seek Stockrider." Mr. Mullalley claims to ... 48 words
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  26. Selected Poetry. The Song of the Surf.
    The Queenslander (Brisbane, Qld. : 1866 - 1939) Saturday 31 March 1883 p 489 Article
    WHITE steeds of ocean, that leap with a hollow and wearisome roar On the bar of ironstone steep, not a fathom's length from the shore. ... 376 words
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  27. PICTURESQUE VICTORIA. BY "THE VAGABOND." COLERAINE.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 25 April 1885 p 4 Article
    There has been much wordy fighting in Parliament, much writing in the press, and much agitation in local committees a[?]t the various routes to be taken by the railroads ... 5029 words
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  28. [Adam Lindsay Gordon riding at Dowling Forest racetrack, Ballarat] T H Lyttleton
    Lyttleton, Thomas Hamilton, 1826-1876
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    [Adam Lindsay Gordon riding at Dowling Forest racetrack, Ballarat] T H Lyttleton
  29. Obituary. Mr. James Molloy.
    Portland Guardian (Vic. : 1876 - 1953) Thursday 1 April 1937 Edition: EVENING. p 2 Article
    Another old resident of the district has passed away in the person of Mr. James Molloy, whose death occurred I. at the Portland hospital on Thursday , ... 856 words
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  30. GENERAL NEWS.
    The Urana Independent and Clear Hills Standard (NSW : 1913 - 1921) Friday 12 September 1913 p 4 Article
    A joke nearly brought about a disaster, or something like it, at Camden, New Jersey. Jennie Ochinpa, a factory girl, laughed so heartily at ... 4889 words
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  31. An Interesting Broadcast Local Vocalists to Contribute
    Border Watch (Mount Gambier, SA : 1861 - 1954) Thursday 8 January 1942 p 1 Article
    A broadcast which will have special interest for Mount Gambier people will be heard at 9 o'clock (S.A. time) next Sunday night on 3HA (Hamilton) ... 117 words
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  32. What goes on? Making iron gates new 'active interest' for leading jockey A Melbourne News Diary
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Saturday 26 August 1950 p 6 Article Illustrated
    LEADING jockey Jack Purtell has taken up a new, part-time occupation—bending iron bars. ... 1424 words
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  33. Real Life Stories Of South Australia A MEETING WITH ADAM LINDSAY GORDON When The Poet Gave A Little "Pincher Sixpence To Buy Lollies
    Chronicle (Adelaide, SA : 1895 - 1954) Thursday 2 November 1933 p 16 Article
    FOLLOWING the article in "The Chronicle" on the life of Adam Lindsay Gordon, a reader has sent in an interesting account of a meeting with the poet—"a lanky chap," who gave the boy of seven who was ... 795 words
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