Times Past: January 6, 1988

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By Lanie Tindale
January 5 2022 - 6:30pm
The front page of The Canberra Times on January 6, 1988.

It took 40 years, a private detective and a plane ride from the other side of the world for English rose Eileen Murphy to say yes to her World War II Romeo, Ron Nelson.

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I am a trainee at The Canberra Times. I currently cover breaking news, as well as an assortment of other random topics. I previously worked in digital news. Email tips or cute dog videos to lanie.tindale@canberratimes.com.au.

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