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18

May

1956 Olympic Games. Torch Relay, Cairns to Melbourne. [Little Gin Creek] photo by J Fitzpatrick

1956 Olympic Games. Torch Relay, Cairns to Melbourne. [Little Gin Creek] photo by J Fitzpatrick

03

May

Australian swimmer Murray Rose is the target of a pillow fight from team mates Ron Faulds, Barry Holmes and Frank Murphy, Melbourne, 1956
taken by Howard, Bruce, 1936-

Australian swimmer Murray Rose is the target of a pillow fight from team mates Ron Faulds, Barry Holmes and Frank Murphy, Melbourne, 1956

taken by Howard, Bruce, 1936-

18

Jan

Mounted policeman dismounted holding his horse’s reins while  bottlefeeding a baby on a picnic rug, Olympic Games, Melbourne, 22  November 1956

Mounted policeman dismounted holding his horse’s reins while bottlefeeding a baby on a picnic rug, Olympic Games, Melbourne, 22 November 1956

16

Jan

Howard, Bruce, 1936-
Dana Zatopek (right) spoon feeds breakfast cereal to  Olga Fikitova [i.e. Fikotova]of Czechoslovakia who won the women’s  discus throw at the Olympic Games, Heidelberg village, Melbourne,  Victoria 1956

Howard, Bruce, 1936-

Dana Zatopek (right) spoon feeds breakfast cereal to Olga Fikitova [i.e. Fikotova]of Czechoslovakia who won the women’s discus throw at the Olympic Games, Heidelberg village, Melbourne, Victoria 1956

12

Jan

Three competitors, including numbers 1 Ted Alsopp and 2 Ron Crawford of  Australia and an American wearing glasses, in the 20 kilometres road  walk, Olympic Games, Melbourne, 28 November 1956

Three competitors, including numbers 1 Ted Alsopp and 2 Ron Crawford of Australia and an American wearing glasses, in the 20 kilometres road walk, Olympic Games, Melbourne, 28 November 1956

21

Dec

Battered Savs and Hello Boys.