25185 EDMUND, Mabel;
HELLO JOHNNY; Stories of My Aboriginal & South Sea Islander Family.
Central Queensland University Press, 1996
Royal 8vo. Quality large softcover.pp.v+ 62 with black & white & colour illustrations. A Fine unmarked copy.
ISBN. 1 875998098
Mabel Edmund was born in Rockhampton. Her father was the son of an inhabitant of the New Hebrides who came to Queensland as an indentured labourer and her mother was the daughter of a full blood Aboriginal woman and a Scottish father.Mabel has dedicated her public life to advancing the causes of Aboriginal and Islander peoples and to teach them to be proud of the culture of their ancestors