Memories of Bob and the Mighty Blues: Tony De Bolfo with John Menzies

 

 

Carlton Media’s Tony De Bolfo shares the thoughts of John Menzies, lifelong Carlton supporter and also a nephew of the former Prime Minister, Sir Robert Menzies. John revisited Princes Park earlier this year and found himself on a journey back through time and many memories of happenings both on and off the field.

 

To read Tony De Bolfo’s story on John’s reminiscences click here.

 

To visit Blueseum and discover more about the history of the Carlton Football Club, click here.

 

To read Anne Cahill Lambert’s thoughts on the connection between politics and football click here
and here.

 

Tony De Bolfo’s article appeared first on www.carltonfc.com.au, “Home of the ‘Baggers”.

 

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