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Walls That Talk - Les Darcy

24 May 2017 marks the 100th anniversary of Les Darcy's death in Memphis Tennessee. Since his death his legendary story has lived on - a genial, handsome , Maitland born boy, gifted with a natural sporting talent that saw him reach the top of his field and heralded as the World Middleweight Champion.

To commemorate this anniversary, Maitland Library is featuring a series of fight images from Darcy's amateur days on its exterior walls as part of the Walls That Talk program.
The images have been sourced from Maitland Regional Art Gallery‚Äôs Les Darcy collection.  



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