Joey enjoys ‘a drop’ at the Largs Pier Hotel

Young Kangaroo Likes Her Drop Of Beer

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JOEY, an 18-month-old blue kangaroo doe owned by Mr. W. J. Parsons, manager of the Largs Pier Hotel, Largs Bay, (South Australia), joins her owner in a glass of beer every day-but no more. Joey was first caught licking up spilt beer from the bar floor, so she was put on the free list. Joey also likes to play round with the cash register.

– News (Adelaide) Monday 15 May 1950

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Largs Pier Hotel, Largs Bay, South Australia. Photo: Critic (Adelaide) Saturday 16 December 1899

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Largs Pier Hotel, Largs Bay, South Australia. Photo: Google Streetview 2017.


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