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Headstone on grave commemorates writer Arthur Hoey Davis who wrote under the name Steele Rudd. He was known for his "On Our Selection" stories.
Davis wrote twenty-four books and six plays and saw three silent and four sound-film adaptations of his work. His early books were his best, providing a wry, sympathetic account of the demanding life of the selector and offering a rounded portrait of Dad Rudd.
|Address:||Frederick Street, Portion 29A Section 47 Grave 4, Toowong Cemetery, Toowong, 4066|
|GPS Coordinates:||Lat: -27.4775|
Note: GPS Coordinates are approximate.
|Approx. Monument Dedication Date:||1956|
ARTHUR HOEY DAVIS
Born Drayton Queensland 14th November 1868
Died Brisbane 11th October 1935
"The Interpreter Of Life On The Land"
Erected By Australian Citizens Under The Auspices Of The Queensland Authors And Artists Association