Times Past: November 22, 1956

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By Isabella Gillespie
November 21 2021 - 6:00pm
The front page of The Canberra Times on November 22, 1956.

Not even Melbourne's unpredictable weather was expected to interfere with the opening ceremony of the 16th Olympic Games, reported The Canberra Times on this day in 1956.

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