bird names

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Subject: bird names
From: "Keih Egan" <>
Date: Tue, 11 Aug 1998 15:21:36 +1000
reading messages of local bird names I became a little nostalgic and thought
I would add a few names from my boyhood days mid 1930's
Pied Mudlark =pisswhacker not whopper
Black-faced Cuckoo Shrike =blue jay
White-faced Heron =Blue crane
Weebill = tom tit
The sparrow = spadger
Keith Egan     

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