Acknowledgements
Desert, Drought and Death
Frank Louis Hall of Heathcote, and son Phillip James Hall of Doncaster, Victoria for their enthusiasm in getting the journal to publication.

Barbara Williams, Gail Dreezens and Angela Teague for typing the manuscript.

Moya Sharp for genealogical research.

Frank de Cinque of the Department of Mines Records Office for researching old records.

David Whiteford of the Battye Library for access to the Hill papers.

Staff of the State Records Office of Western Australia for help and assistance in the search and copying of old files.