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Athlietic sports

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A coloured postcard with an illustration of a men's hurdle race, captioned "Athletic sports". Three men are shown competing, the man leading the race is wearing a pair of long red socks. The race is located in a field, with a large group of spectators applauding the event. A handwritten message in black ink has been written in the narrow margin framing the illustration. The message begins "All well here, hope same with you both...". The message is dated "21-1-[19]01". The address on the reverse side of the card reads "Archie McKenzie Esq / R.M.S [--- ?] / Colombo / Ceylon".

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