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A Big Country – The White Rose (1979)

Widely known as 'the King of the Dance Hall’, Frank Bourke founded The White Rose Orchestra in 1936 and toured rural areas for more than 40 years.

Length: 29 minutes and 11 seconds

Taken from the reality series A Big Country

Original aspect ratio: 4 x 3 (TV)
Original classification rating: PG

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Australian Broadcasting Corporation

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