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    Contains words whose spelling has changed over the decades or centuries.

    1811-12-21 "73rd" spelled "73d" (third).
    1858-09-13 "Menindee" 23,841.
    1859-01-26 "Menindie" 88,311.
    1878-08-27 "Brake" (Railway) spelled "Break".
    1912-05-18 (SMH) "Situated" spelled "Situate".
    1922-12-01 "Employee" spelled "Employe".
    1923-09-13 "Employee" spelled "Employe".
    1928-01-14 (WA) "were as follows :—" spelled "were as follow :—".
    1947-10-21 "Qantas" spelled "Quantas".
    1947-10-21 "Today" not spelled "To-day".

    This files should not list every occurrence of the misspelling of say "employe", but rather an earliest and a latest example.


    Newspapers:
    (SMH) = Sydney Morning Herald.
    (WA) = West Australian.

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  1. WOODS PATENT BREAK. TO THE EDITOR OF THE ARGUS.
    The Argus (Melbourne, Vic. : 1848 - 1957) Tuesday 27 August 1878 p 7 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—With very great reluctance, I venture to address you on the above subject, not, I must confess, with any idea of being able to convince The Argu ... 875 words
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    2016-06-11 17:02:47.0

    1878-08-27 "Brake" (Railway) spelled "Break".

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  2. Family Notices
    Alexandra and Yea Standard and Yarck, Gobur, Thornton and Acheron Express (Vic. : 1908 - 1949) Friday 1 December 1922 p 2 Family Notices
    38 words
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    2016-06-11 17:13:19.0

    1922-12-01 "Employee" spelled "Employe".

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  3. UNDERPAID EMPLOYE.
    The Age (Melbourne, Vic. : 1854 - 1954) Thursday 13 September 1923 p 13 Article
    Abstract: The firm of George Pizzey and Son, leather merchants, Johnston-street, Fitzroy, was charged by John Whyte, inspector, of the Factories department, at 266 words
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    2016-06-11 17:23:09.0

    1923-09-13 "Employee" spelled "Employe".

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  4. GENERAL ORDERS. Head Quarters, Sydney, 21st Dec. 1811.
    The Sydney Gazette and New South Wales Advertiser (NSW : 1803 - 1842) Saturday 21 December 1811 p 1 Article
    Abstract: HIS HONOR the LIEUTENANT GOVERNOR will dispense with the Labour of the Government A[?]tificers and Labourers on Christmas Day and the Day following: ... 82 words
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    2016-06-11 17:33:53.0

    1811-12-21 "73rd" spelled "73d" (second).

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  5. Gold Commissioner's Office, S[?]ey Creek, 1st July, 18[?]
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Monday 13 September 1858 p 2 Article
    Abstract: Sir,—I do myself the honour to submit my half-yearly report on tha district under my charge. 2 During the past month I have visited the goldfields at ... 749 words
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  6. REVIEW.
    South Australian Register (Adelaide, SA : 1839 - 1900) Wednesday 26 January 1859 p 2 Article
    Abstract: The Mohawk Chief: By the Author of "The Fall of the Nan Soang." 3vols. London: Newby. It is an occurrence unusual in the experience 4532 words
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    2016-06-12 13:29:25.0

    1859-01-26 "Menindie" 88,311.

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  7. Constellation In Canberra
    Goulburn Evening Post (NSW : 1940 - 1954) Tuesday 21 October 1947 p 3 Article
    Abstract: CANBERRA: The new Quantas Constellation aircraft visited Canberra today after making fast time from Sydney. 46 words
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    2016-06-13 18:17:33.0

    1947-10-21 "Qantas" spelled "Quantas".
    1947-10-21 "Today" not spelled "To-day".

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  8. Advertising
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Saturday 14 January 1928 p 20 Advertising
    27818 words
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    2016-06-15 13:21:02.0

    1928-01-14 (WA) "were as follows :—" spelled "were as follow :—".

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  9. Advertising
    The Sydney Morning Herald (NSW : 1842 - 1954) Saturday 18 May 1912 p 24 Advertising
    25572 words
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    2016-06-15 13:50:56.0

    1912-05-18 (SMH) "Situated" spelled "Situate".

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  10. Advertising
    The West Australian (Perth, WA : 1879 - 1954) Wednesday 15 August 1934 p 1 Advertising
    13746 words
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    2016-06-23 15:57:08.0

    1934-08-15 "Connection" spelled "connexion".

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