Two young girls enjoying themselves at the RNA Show, Brisbane, 1946

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    Creator: Unidentified

    Location: Brisbane, Queensland

    Description: Young visitors enjoying a special treat at the Royal National Agricultural and Industrial Exhibition, known locally as the Ekka, on Saturday 10 August 1946.

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    star dust ings, tom2000roberts, and 8 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. MargaretBee 31 months ago | reply

      How I hated having cloth wraps to make ringlets, but they did look nice.

    2. annburlingham 31 months ago | reply

      Being an American living near the Jell-O Museum, I at first thought this was Jell-O!

    3. tirralirra 21 months ago | reply

      Lovely! I bet their mum made their matching dresses!

    4. State Library of Queensland, Australia 21 months ago | reply

      We were excited to see that these two little girls were located by the Courier Mail newspaper and featured last week in a story about this year's Ekka. Their names - Yvonne Donald (nee Le Sueur) and Fay Stubbs (nee Le Sueur). They were aged 6 and 8 when the photo was taken. Yvonne noted in the article that it was their first time at the show and that their mother had made their matching dresses.

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