1954 Wellington

NZ Deaf Sports Convention, Wellington 1954. 

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Basketball 'Deaf Boys' - Winners of the Cunliffe Cup

M.Ward, D.Sinclair, J.Ballantine, Owen Gibbons, R.Hanson, A.Liddicoat, M.Bennett (reserve).

The Christchurch Deaf Boys beat Auckland, the holders of the Cunliffe Cup by a point, 29-28. They also beat Wellington 29-25. Basketball is played at the Wellington YMCA.

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    Socialising at Labour Weekend Wellington 1954

    Athletes and spectators take a day out from the sporting competition to have fun in Wellington, 1954.