Black and white press photograph of tennis player Dinny Pails, 1951.

Object Type
Photography/Photograph/Black and white
Date Used
17 Feb 1951
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Brief Description
Black and white photograph with a thin white border and caption. Image is of tennis player Dinny Pails wearing a white T-shirt and shorts. Pails is pictured crouched moving backwards with a racquet in his right hand, stretch across his body and raised up. There is a man visible standing behind Pails at the edge of the court, with a crowd of spectators behind the fence.

The caption at the base of the photograph reads, "AUSTRALIAN PROFESSIONAL DINNY PAILS RETURNS / A BALL FROM DON BUDGE AT WHITE CITY YESTERDAY. / PAILS LOST TO BUDGE 12- 10,3-6,6-8.17/2/51."
Measurements
0 - Whole: H: 257 W: 203 D: 0.01mm (H: 10 1/8 W: 8")
Media/Materials
Date Used
17 Feb 1951
Location
In storage
Registration No
N2010.32.17
Credit Line
Kindly donated by Robert Dooley of Tweed Heads, NSW

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