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Recollections of Early School Days by Richard Olive

 
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Recollections of Early School Days by Richard Olive
by Jackie Petrie - Tuesday, 28 November 2017, 9:28 AM
 

I started at Marcellin in 4th Grade in 1951 and continued there until Matriculation in 1960.

Although we did not realise it at the time, Marcellin’s first ten years corresponded to a time of great historical events in both Australia and the Catholic Church. By 1960 Australia had experienced the post-war wave of immigration as well as a revolution in educational expectations.