Letters to the Editor

George Nikolic, Andrew Boxall, Paul Monk, Bruce Kirkpatrick, Frank Pulsford, Des Moore

Shameful Australians SIR: Like Patrick McCauley (June 2010), I am proud to be—or, rather, to have become—Australian. To those proclaiming they are ashamed of being Australian I would like to say that I agree: I too am ashamed that they are Australian! George Nikolić, Hughes, ACT.   Turramurra Days SIR: To a Turramurra boy, born and bred, Milton Osborne’s memoir “A Turramurra Childhood” (May 2010) was confirmation of a phenomenon which has long intrigued me, but which I suspected nobody else had noticed. My father was the Turramurra greengrocer from 1930 until the 1970s. The Andersons, the Evatts and the…

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