CHRISTMAS IN ULVERSTONE HOSPITAL

CHRISTMAS IN ULVERSTONE HOSPITAL

The thing I remember most about the Ulverstone Hospital is taking eggs to school in the 1950s for their annual Egg Appeal. Each was wrapped in newspaper by my mother and packed into an empty Weetbix box. I was fascinated to read a report in The Advocate

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SIXPENCE TO VISIT THE SICK

SIXPENCE TO VISIT THE SICK

Some  years ago I had to spend a few weeks in a major Sydney hospital. I didn’t actually feel sick, and since I was editing a book at the time I took along my  notebooks and computer. There was no restriction  at all on visitors. In fact,

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