An invitation, addressed to Mrs A Dennis, (the married name of former Australian sprinter, Winsome Cripps), and one family member, from the 1956 Olympic Games Organising Committee, and the A.O.F., to be their guests at the Opening Ceremony of the 1956 Melbourne Olympic Games. This honour also entitled Cripps free admission to all track and field events at the 1956 Games.
0 - Whole: H: 152 W: 197 D: 1mm (H: 6 W: 7 3/4 D: 1/16")
Organising Committee for the Games of the XVIth Olympiad, Melbourne 1956
Australian Olympic Federation (AOF)
Winsome Cripps; 09 Feb 1931; 30 May 1997
Kindly donated to the Australian Gallery of Sport and Olympic Museum by the children of Winsome Cripps - Lisa, Lyndall and Jason.