People in a queue waiting for tobacco supplies during World War II in Brisbane, Queenlsand

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Where: 151 Roma St, Brisbane City QLD 4000, Australia

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When: 01 April 1945

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Creator: Unidentified for the Telegraph newspaper.

Location: Brisbane, Queensland.

Description: A long line of people line up for tobacco rations in Brisbane, April 1945.

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Owner: State Library of Queensland, Australia
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    • 20/Sep/2016 07:11:34

    How things have changed.

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    State Library of Queensland, Australia

    • 20/Sep/2016 22:48:46

    [[email protected]] Indeed! The only lines we see like this today are for the latest iphone release.