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Empire Table Tennis Club  - Hutt Valley

Back Row: M McCann, Ray Mitchell, Alby White, John Wilson, Harry Ansell, Jack Wall, Percy Dudley.
Middle Row: Steve Henderson, Hec Thompson, W Bates, Jack Capstick, Frank Smith, Claude Aitken, Jim Halligan, Roy Henderson.
Front Row: Alan Campbell, Daisy Roberts, Edna Wall (neeThornton), Jean Riddler, Mrs Frank Smith, Pat Rasmussen (nee Harvey),
Betty Henderson
(nee Strang), Connie Martin, Alf Harding.
Sitting: Keith Pointon, and Doug Bates. 

Total membership was 59

Empire Table Tennis Club or New Association Hall - Hutt Valley

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Otago team and visiting Hungarians

L/R: A J Pollack, Miklas Szabados (Hungary),
H N Ballinger

(Otago Sec), Istvan Kelen (Hungary), G Laidlaw


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Morris Friend - Otago

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Empire table tennis team - Hutt Valley A grade interclub winning team.
L/R: Alf Harding, Jim Halligan, Andy Wood, Jack Wall

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Above and below

Visit of Miklos Szabodas & Istvan Kelen - Hungarian Champions
Played Auckland Team
Concert Chamber Auckland Town Hall

L/R: J C Herbert, Ian Drabble, ????????, E Cheal,  Kelen,
Szabodas, ???????, ????????,
, Frank Paton, T S Williams

Not allocated: J Munns, J Swift, H Boys, K Cantley

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J E Swift

North Island Singles Titleholder

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K G Cantley

Men's Singles
(also in 1937)

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Miss A Wilkinson

Women's Singles

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L/R: Frank Paton & Ian Drabble

Men's Doubles

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L/R: Ian Drabble & Miss D McAdam

Mixed Doubles

New Zealand Championships


Above, Left and Right

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L/R: Miss A Wilkinson & Miss A McAdam

Women's Doubles