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Newspaper Supplement - Sporting Globe, Melbourne Cup, 1939 Document Reg. No: SH 931237

Summary:
This A3 sized newspaper supplement was issued with the Sporting Globe on October 25th, 1939, to promote the upcoming Melbourne Cup Carnival.
Description:
A3 newspaper supplement. It is coloured in tones of black and white. The front cover has a horse-racing scene in the upper left corner. The Melbourne Cup Trophy is depicted in centre, while a race-going couple in appropriate dress are depicted in the upper righr corner. On the back cover is a full page advertisment for a Buick car.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Peter Campbell, 1993
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 35.60 cm (Height), 0.30 cm (Width), 27.20 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: horse racing, recreation, melbourne cup racing carnival, commerce, newspapers, 1939 vfl grandfinal, footscray football club 1935, making history - phar lap
Themes this item is part of: Leisure Collection, Phar Lap Collection
Primary Classification: SPORT
Secondary Classification: Horse Racing
Tertiary Classification: publications
Inscriptions: Printed on front cover: The SPORTING/ GLOBE/ PICTORIAL/ Racing/ SUPPLEMENT.
SUPPLEMENT TO THE/ SPORTING GLOBE/ OCT. 25, 1939. [Followed by extensive text).
Publisher: Sporting Globe, Melbourne, Victoria, Australia, 1939
Printer: Edgar H. Baillie, Caulfield, Victoria, Australia, 1939

Comments

Joan Loe Posted on 11 Sep 2013 9:29 AM
I am looking for a writer for Sporting Globe, his name was Bill Priestley and he was know as Muscat. wonder if any of this is mentioned in newspaper.

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