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Queenie McKenzie The killing of Clancy 1995
Pen on Arches paper
325x520mm paper, 712x512mm frame
$1110

Clancy from Third Creek near Halls Creek. The manager cut him throat that man who bin shot that bullocky, he said to outside mob. They bin cut his head off - that mad man Walter Darcy. Chuck his head in hollow log. That true word.

Poor Bugga Clancy. The white man Walter Darcy, bin cut his head off after he bin shoot him first. Chuck head in hollow log. That place Ruby Plains. I only know about Clancy, might be more got killed. Clancy come from Third Creek near Halls Creek. I been told this story from Rover Thomas. That true word. Signed verso.

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