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40 years of GSQ! — 1 Comment

  1. The essence of writing history lies in selecting those apparently minor details that should be omitted lest they interfere with the dominant narrative. While it is certainly true that the Brisbane Chapter of the GSQ referenced in that very first Generation is “now [a] family history societ[y] in [its] own right”, that particular road leads not to Stackpole Street (as current members might infer) but rather to Bellevue Avenue at Gaythorne. But what would any decent family history be without a half-remembered tale of an acrimonious split and an enduring feud? Hush. Not in front of the children.