Name/TitleNewspaper: Ina Lamason and Ken Barrington
About this objectThis is a copy of the 8 O'clock pages 35-38 dated October 28, 1967. It contains two articles relevant to cricket.
Ina Lamason still loves her cricket by Dorothy Simons
This article by Dot Simons reflects on Ina Lamason's continued involvement in cricket and hockey through still playing cricket and umpiring hockey at the age of 55.
Cricket made me Sick! an excerpt from Ken Barrington's 'Playing it Straight.'
This article is an excerpt from Ken Barrington's 1967 book, 'Playing it Straight." The excerpt discusses Barrington's struggles with mental illness as a result of the pressures of the game in England at the time. It is an fascinating excerpt considering the book was published at a time when mental illness was not spoken about, especially in regards to men's health.
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Measurements320mm (W) x 440mm (H)
CollectionIna Lamason Collection, NZ Cricket Museum
Credit LineNZ Cricket Museum, nzcricketmuseum.co.nz