Lot 601947 France v Great Britain signed athletic programme...

Auction Date: 25/05/2016 at 10:30 am

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1947 France v Great Britain signed athletic programme - held in Paris at The Stade Olympic de Colombes on 7th September and signed by most of the Great Britain team both ladies and men to their team line ups and events to incl Don Finlay who represented Great Britain in three Olympics both pre- and post-World War II. In 16 international dual meets, Finlay only lost two hurdles races: to Lord Burghley in 1931 (vs. Italy) and to John Thornton in 1937 others incl Mc Donald. Wilkinson, Fairgreieve, P Valle, Collier, Lewis, White, Parlett, Nankerville, Hawkley, Prince Adedoyin,Maureen Gardner, M Jordan Sylvia Cheeseman, Jean Desforges, Margaret Lucs et al in 39 signatures (G) Note In 1948 The Olympic Games were held in London for only the 2nd time

Hammer Price: £10.00

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