Characters

Who's Who ?

Tilly Divine

Tilly Divine

Prostitute, madam, gang boss
Born Matilda Twiss in 1900,
Jim Devine

Jim Devine

Tilly's gang
Born James Edward Devine in 1892
Sidney Kelly

Sid McDonald

Tilly’s gan
Born Sidney George McDonnell in Queensland in 1898
Frank Green

Gregory Gaffney

Tilly’s gang
Spring fitter, victim.
Bruce Higgs

Bruce Higgs

Kate’s gang
Chauffeur, victim
Barney Dalton

Barney Dalton

Kate’s gang?
Rugby player, electrical fitter, victim.
Phil Jeffs

Phillip Jeffs

Sailor, drug-dealer
Gang boss, nightclub manager
Guido Calletti

Guido Calletti

Gangster
Greengrocer, star-crossed lover, victim
nellie cameron

Nellie Cameron

Rebel, prostitute,
Dance instructor, star-crossed lover, suicide
Dulcie Markham

Dulcie Markham

Tilly’s gang?
Prostitute, “ordinary girl”, victim
Norman Bruhn

Norman Bruhn

Dockworker
Gangster, cheating spouse, victim
Lillian Armfield

Lilian Armfield

Policewoman
Pioneer, confidante
William Mackay

William Mackay

Police Commissioner of New South Wales
A Scottish immigrant, who arrived in Sydney in 1910
James Bendrodt

James Charles Bendrodt

Minor celebrity
Nightclub manager, eye-witness