Story: Dallas, Ruth

Launching Ragamuffin scarecrow

Two women and a man looking at an open book in front of an old-fashioned printing press.

Writer Ruth Dallas (centre), standing with Els Noordhof (left) and Keith Maslen at the launch of her children’s book Ragamuffin scarecrow, in Dunedin in 1969.

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Hocken Library, University of Otago
Reference: Otago Daily Times photograph, P1998-028/07-009

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How to cite this page:

Diana Morrow. 'Dallas, Ruth', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2022. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 28 September 2023)