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Series 02 Folder 130 Item 06: May Gibbs, Snugglepot and Cuddlepie, 1918 - p2

by May Gibbs

The Old Bird ,very frightened flew away.
Then the Kind Nut climed up the Spiders web, lifted up the little cold, weeping baby and gently carried him home.

Now this was the home of Snugglepot and the kind nut was his father.

Here then lived Cuddlepie side by side with Snugglepot and they grew strong and Fat as you see them in the pictures.

One day a Wise old Kookaburra came to the Neighbourhood. All the Blossoms & Nuts crowded I to hear him speak.

He said "I am old"