Story: Shows and field days

Tug-of-war

Tug-of-war

Many of the competitions at country shows are largely good-natured entertainment for the crowds. These onlookers are cheering on tug-of-war participants at the 1933 Albany show.

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Reference: T0762

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Jock Phillips, 'Shows and field days - Domestic and family competitions', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/16781/tug-of-war (accessed 24 October 2019)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 24 Nov 2008