LIONEL EDWARDS (1878-1966)
A Tricky Double
signed and dated 'Lionel Edwards 1924' (lower right) and inscribed 'Ladies Race S. & West Wilts pt to pt "a tricky double"' (lower center)
colored chalks on paper
9¼ x 13½ in.
inscribed 'This picture was given by Captain Lionel Edwards himself to keep the Hunt Funds. It is his original drawing of the first S & W. Wilts Ladies Pt. to Pt. Race and it is believed to be the first officially recognized Ladies' race in this country - The picture therefore is also of historical value! The more tickets you take the likelier you are to get the picture 5-9-31' (on a label on the reverse)