Times Past: December 22, 1993

By Isabella Gillespie
December 21 2021 - 6:30pm
The front page of The Canberra Times on December 22, 1993.

The Christmas spirit in Canberra was disturbed by thieves on this day in 1993, as the Society of St Vincent de Paul in O'Connor discovered that it had over $1200 worth of gifts stolen. These gifts were toys, clothing, and groceries, intended to be gifted as Christmas presents for underprivileged children.



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