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Autograph book belonging to Syd Newiss containing photographs of all Speedway team mates with their autograph next to the picture. The book was created whilst on tour in Buenos Aires in 1929.

Photograph of Bob Harrison, Arthur Jervis, 'Dusty' Haigh and Oliver Langton on tour in Buenos Aires in 1929. Back of photo shows writing by Syd Newiss naming who the racers are in the picture.

Photograph of the Speedway team on tour in Buenos Aires at the Grand Parade of Riders Opening Meeting on 9th November 1929. Photo includes Syd Newiss and team mates, including Oliver Langton, 'Buzz' Hibbard, 'Sprouts' Elder, Bob Harrison, Frank…

Identified from captions from other photos. Top row left to right: Oliver Langton, 'Buzz' Hibbard, Syd Newiss, unknown, 'Sprouts' Elder, unknown. Bottom row left to right: unknown, Bob Harrison, Frank Ducket, Frank Varey.

Newspaper cuttings from: Daily Sketch, Daily Mail, Old Trafford Gazette, Sporting Chronicle, Daily Dispatch, Daily Express Sunday Chronicle
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