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120 Bay St

Port Melb

16-5-17

To Mr Moore

Dear Sir

I am just about broken-hearted, fighting for a bit of land, under the Discharged Soldiers settlement act, 1916. You remember, I seen you last night, Tuesday 15th, and you promised to see me tonight at 5-30. I was there before time, and was told you were gone, and would not be back to night, my time has cost me 5/6 for the afternoon, and this can be proved by writing to Mr Thompson, Manager of the South Melbourne Gas Works. So the next step I am taking now, is to interview the member for Melbourne Ports, in the Federal House, to show the public, how the returned soldiers are fooled. I shall also interview a sound strong gentleman, namely Mr Donald MacKinnon the Director General of recruiting, and prove to him that our treatment is brutal and