Barry Hayward's Table Tennis Library

An Illustrated Bibliography of Table Tennis Books in the English Language

Tag: 1924

Bib No. 25 – THE ABC OF TABLE TENNIS

Bib No. 25 – THE ABC OF TABLE TENNIS

Author : C Delswar & J J Payne
Comments : A pocket book sized publication at a time of the Table Tennis revival. There is an intriguing section on tactics. Also there is a note of rule alterations as a result of a National Council meeting on 14/9/23 where the meeting was ready to accept the Welsh recommendation that all matches should be 50 points up, rather than being the best of 3 at 21 up. Phew! Near miss.

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Bib No. 26 – Table Tennis Today

Bib No. 26 – Table Tennis Today

Author : Ivor Montagu
Comments : Compulsive reading. Obviously now outdated, but very interesting and an insight into the early days, from probably the game’s greatest administrator.

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