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Ask a Librarian


01 November 2021, 10:00am
15 November 2021, 10:00am
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Hear from the librarians behind Ask a Librarian as they share fascinating queries, collection items and FAQs.

Monday 18 October, 10am: A wilful murder

'A quiet, staid-looking single fronted cottage, with flowers climbing over the verandah, hides this morning all that is left of a terrible ghastly tragedy— a dark mysterious murder.'

When these words appeared on the front page of The Herald newspaper in Melbourne on 4 March 1892, no one could have guessed the story of death, violence, and deception that would emerge.

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