madman Archive

The madman on the money

HIS portrait shows a determined man, chin tilted upwards and mouth set in a proud curve. This is John Macarthur, one of Australia’s founders, responsible for establishing our wool industry and the face of the now-defunct $2 note. Yet he ended his days shorn of his dignity,

The madman on the money

HIS portrait shows a determined man, chin tilted upwards and mouth set in a proud curve. This is John Macarthur, one of Australia’s founders, responsible for establishing our wool industry and the face of the now-defunct $2 note. Yet he ended his days shorn of his dignity,