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|JennieG||Folklore: Hoosier- other names for locals of....? (10)||RE: Folklore: Hoosier- other names for locals of....?||17 Sep 21|
GerryM - Victorian have also been referred to as "gum suckers" apparently from the habit of sucking gum from some species of wattle. Composer Percy Grainger wrote "Gum-Suckers March"; as he hailed from Melbourne he may have known the name.