A 96-page book (cover exclusive), with an orange cover, featuring two cartoons (one on front, one on back), by "WEG". Front cover cartoon features a kangaroo dressed in an Australian Olympic ceremonial blazer, hopping with an Olympic torch in her right hand. The back cover cartoon features an image of Bill Tipping (Australian Journalist), also carrying an Olympic torch, struggling on his walk back to Australia from Rome, Italy. Inscription on front: 'the TIPPING/OLYMPICS/MELBOURNE 1956 - ROME 1960/By E. W. TIPPING/PRICE $1/PROCEEDS TO E. W. TIPPING FOUNDATION/FOR MENTALLY RETARDED CHILDREN & ADULTS'.
0 - Whole: H: 210 W: 130 D: 8mm (H: 8 1/4 W: 5 1/8 D: 5/16")
E W Tipping Foundation; Apr 1970
"Weg" Green; 12 Aug 1923; 29 Dec 2008
Herald & Weekly Times Ltd
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by Valerie Thomson