Have enjoyed this series. Richie Bray was a good footballer. …

Comment on ‘I shared my mother with the Aboriginal children’ by Simon.

Have enjoyed this series. Richie Bray was a good footballer. Part of those great Port teams of the 1960s. Thanks Erwin.

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