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Very early tennis report...

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April 14, 1767

THE LONDON CHRONICLE, England, April 14, 1767  The front page has: "A Further Account of the Patagonian Indians". Inside has a rare & very early tennis report: "Yesterday the great match at Tennis between Tomkyns and Maccon was determined in favour of the latter; many of the nobility were present, and considerable bets depending." (see). Also a report headed "America" is datelined from Pensacola, West Florida (see).
Eight pages, some light damp staining, generally nice.

Category: The 1600's and 1700's

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