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Local historians weekly "Back Issues" article in the Manawatū Standard. A detailed account and description of a cricket game in Palmerston North, 1930. The Manawatū team played the touring Marylebone Cricket Club from England. The local team included train driver Alexander (Alec) McVicar, who played 75 matches for Manawatū.

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Manawatū Standard
Date
June 25, 2022
Digitisation ID
2022Pa_IMCA-DigitalArchive_039733
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IMCA Digital Archive

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