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Kathleen RICE

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The electoral roll for 1940 indicates tha less than 5% of the female population were in paid employment.  The most popular work was domestic service in positions such as housemaid, cook, laundress, and waitress.  There were also three shop assistants:  ... Kathleen Rice, sister of Jim, owner of Rice's Newsagents (... located on Todd Street) ...