The Fun Doctors

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About this object
A framed newsprint clipping titled: The Fun Doctors commemorating the completion of two years' effort for Patriotic Funds in Napier. The coats the men are wearing has NFS inscribed on the pocket.

Standing: Professor Huberto Forster, Doctors Jock Stevenson, Jim Lothian, George Houston, Charlie Butcher and Mr Tom Kingston (sponsor organiser).
Seated: Doctors Jack Colbert, Percy Spiller, Jack Fairclough and Vic Wallis.

Wally Ireland, Picture Framer and Fine Art Dealer - his label is on the back of the frame.
Dated 1939 - 1944.
Production technique
Media/Materials description
Wooden frame with glass cover; photograph made of paper.
Height x Width: 195 x 232mm
Height x Width: 127 x 175mm
Wally Ireland Picture Framer Fine Art Dealer Emerson St, Napier, Label, Printed
Subject date
Current rights
Collection of Hawke's Bay Museums Trust, Ruawharo Tā-ū-rangi, 2012/19
Credit line
gifted by Pauline Knapp
Other number(s)
2012/19, 77267
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