Copy of the magazine WORLD SPORTS, August 1948. The front cover features a colour picture of a man in a suit on a podium, taking the Olympic Oath, surrounded by flags. Articles inside include a centre- fold photo article on Olympic hopefuls, SOME MEN OF THE MOMENT, and WOMEN IN SPORT, with a small mention of Shirley Strickland. Autographed SHIRLEY STRICKLAND on the front cover.
H: 266 W: 218mm (H: 10 1/2 W: 8 9/16")
Shirley Strickland; 18 Jul 1925; 16 Feb 2004
World Sports, the Official Magazine of the British Olympic Association
Donated through the Australian Government’s Cultural Gifts Program by a private collector.