The Sporting News newspaper, 2 August 1969

Object Type
Documents and books/Document/Newspaper
Date Used
02 Aug 1961
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Object Detail

Brief Description
A 52-page copy of the 'Sporting News' (02 August, 1961. Vol. 152, No. 2), featuring on the cover a cartoon of the Boston Red Sox team and officials, after it was announced their home ground, Fenway Park, was to play host to the XXXIst (1961) All-Star Game. Special interest is given to an article on page 37, entitled: 'Plan for Major Clubs' Tour of Orient in Fall Cancelled' by Jack Ellis, the Secretary of the Australian Baseball Council, who had lobbied hard to bring M.L.B. All-Star teams to Australia in 1961.
0 - Whole: H: 420 W: 300 D: 4mm (H: 16 9/16 W: 11 13/16 D: 3/16")
Date Used
02 Aug 1961
In storage
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Kindly donated by Mr J E M Ellis.




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