Melbourne Cricket Club Lady Membership Ticket from 1970/71 season. Rectangular ticket with rounded edges is bright purple on both front and reverse sides. Front features an elaborate centre design that reads 'LADY'S TICKET' in bold etched text and is surrounded by a fine black 'ovals and curls' pattern. A gold gilded stylised MCC monogram is printed on top of the design's centre. Above the design reads 'Melbourne Cricket Club' in stylised text and below the design are the dates and the printed signature of Ian Johnson, Secretary. In the bottom left corner, hand written in blue ink, is 'P. J. J. ROBINSON / 803846'. Reverse side features grid edges with numbers 1-40 reading anti-clockwise (double layered on short ends). Centre reads 'Ladies leaving the Reserve after this Ticket has been nipped must obtain a Pass. / No. 974 / Available till 31st August 1971 / This Ticket will not be replaced if lost'. Ticket has been nipped on numbers 1, 2 (2), 3, 4, 7, 11, 13 (2), 14, 15, 16 (2), 21, 23, 25, 26, 27, 29 (2), 31 (2) and 32 on outer edge.
Melbourne Cricket Club; 1838