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Armadale 1984

Introduction

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Puppet

Like my mother, I make puppets and dolls.

1984 Child Self Oil on cotton duck. Private collection, Melbourne

 

The world's first frozen embryo baby, Zoe Leyland, was born in Melbourne.

Australian international kudos when the United Nations General Assembly adopted a resolution drawn up by Canberra on a comprehensive nuclear test ban treaty. The resolution was passed by 109 to nil with 26 abstentions including the United States and the Soviet Union.

The Australian Almanac, Pub. Angus & Robertson 1985