210 205 205. Samuel Garnet WELLS (Australian 1885-1972) [Test Cricket between England And Australia 1961]. Ink and wash cartoon artwork, signed in image lower left 39 x 27cm. The Second Test match at Lords, June 1961, saw some changes in the Australian team. “Benno” (Benaud) was replaced as captain by Neil Harvey; Graham McKenzie appeared in his first Test; May was back in the English team as was Lock; Cowdrey had just made 2 centuries for Kent and everyone was looking forward to the match “May the best team win” . Australia won the Test Match by 5 wickets. McKenzie took one wicket in the first innings and five in the second. Davidson took five in the first innings and two in the second.���������������������������������������������������������������������������������� $500–750 206. circa 1961 scrap book, with mostly newspaper and magazine cuttings also signed by the players involved. Many English County cricketers’ signatures as well as Test players. Noted David Larter, Keith Andrew, Bob Taylor, Ken Barrington, Doug Padgett, Bill Lawry, Micky Stewart, John Mortimore, James Binks, John Edrich, Eric Bedser, Peter May, Brian Booth, Alan Davidson, Norm O’Neill, Bob Simpson, etc., many more.��������������������������������������������������������������������������������� $200–300 207. 1962 “International Cricket Centenary Occasion” booklet published by The Shell Oil Company to celebrate the centenary of the first visit by an All England cricket team to Australia. A replay of the first International Cricket Match was played at the M.C.G. ; followed by the 2nd Test Match of the 1962-63 Series between England and Australia. Signed to the front cover by Don Bradman. Provenance: The Kevin O’Dowd Collection.��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� $120–150 208. AUSTRALIAN TEST CRICKETER AUTOGRAPHS: A lovely collection of autographed displays in an album; one autograph per page and including Colin Guest (1 Test), Les Joslin (1 Test), Fred Freer (1 Test), Ashley Woodcock (1 Test), Des Hoare (1 Test), Ken Eastwood (1 Test), Ian Callen (1 Test), Simon Davis (1 Test), Wayne Phillips (1 Test), Robert Kerr (2 Tests), Tony Dell (2 Tests), John Gannon (3 Tests), Graeme Beard (3 Tests), Richard Robinson (3 Tests), David Sincock (3 Tests), John Benaud (3 Tests), Geff Noblet (3 Tests)Gavin Stevens (4 Tests), Tony Mann (4 Tests), John Maclean (4 Tests), Bill Watson (4 Tests), and many more. [Total: 41].������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������ $500–750 209. MELBOURNE CRICKET CLUB, membership badges 1962-63 complete to 1990-91 plus Country membership badges for 1957-58 and 1965-66 and three extras. (34)��������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������������� $300–400 210. Samuel Garnet WELLS (Australian 1885-1972) [Test Cricket Between England And Australia 1962/3]. Ink and wash cartoon artwork, signed in image lower right, 39.5 x 26.5cm. Wells’ work, published before the Ashes Series began, sets the scene for the coming “battle” . Ted Dexter is shown carrying a sack marked “Bag for them Ashes & Kanga”rue” “Tale” Soup” , “Benno” and “Davo” are seen arriving with crates of ducks. Fred Trueman and Brian Statham are shown looking to pass Lindwall’s and A.Bedser’s Test wicket records and Tony Lock is is shown wondering why he missed out on selection. A very fine example of Wells’ work.���������� $500–750 35