The Story of the Government Printing Department

by WFJ Hobbs

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Dear Ian,

In your "Story of the Government Printers" The printing press shown on page 5 was derelict and I restored it and placed at the entrance to the works to become the "mascot " of Government Printers. My picture, believe it or not, is on page 19. The taller of the two is Rick Landsey who was a Printers Engineer apprentice at that time. Mike Cox, who occasionally comes on the GNR web site is the son of Ron Cox who became Government Printer. My grandson, Steven Rufus, runs a horse safari business in Botswana.His web site is
http://www.mawana.co.za/tuli6.hmt It is worth looking at and you might think it is worth a mention. It really is an Adventure Holiday for capable riders. Many thanks for making my legs famous.

Jack McQuinn