Wooden tennis racquet with leather grip. Upper section of handle is printed on top and bottom sides with a portrait image of Australian tennis player Dinny Pails, above the word 'International'. Centre section of handle shaft is printed on top and bottom sides with a facsimile image of Dinny Pails' signature. One side of handle shaft printed with the text 'FRAME ONLY MADE BY/HEDLEY'S SPORTING GOODS.' Other side of handle shaft printed with 'Special/MATCHPLAY/MODEL' logo. Lower section of racquet head frame is printed on both top and bottom with the text 'HEDLEY'S/FOR STRENGTH AND PERFECT BALANCE'.
0 - Whole: H: 684 W: 220 D: 36mm (H: 26 15/16 W: 8 11/16 D: 1 7/16")
Dinny Pails; 04 Mar 1921; 22 Nov 1986
Kindly donated by Barry S. Atkinson