After being deserted by her husband in 1902, Katrine Mackay made a living for herself and her two children as a journalist and (for a time) a cook.
Kōrero: Mackay, Catherine Julia
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Janet McCallum. 'Mackay, Catherine Julia', Dictionary of New Zealand Biography, first published in 2010. Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, https://teara.govt.nz/mi/biographies/4m16/mackay-catherine-julia (accessed 18 August 2022)