Salient. An Organ of Student Opinion at Victoria College, Wellington, N.Z. Vol. 18, No. 11. August 12, 1954
N. W. McGillv ray: Second Tournament Winner of N.Z.U. mens singles in 1950, and quickly returning to his best form A former Canterbury representative, his form to date in club matches shows that he will be right in line for another title this year.
T. G. Shadwell: A left-handed-hard-hitting player who will be competing in his third Tournament Runner-up in men's doubles last year, has also been showing excellent form inculb matches.
D. D. M. Stewart: Also in his third Tournament, he was runner-up in the men's doubles last year and a semifinalist in the mixed double: A tenacious player who has been winning most of his games in the A Reserve grade.
T. M. Mineham: An immigrant from South Canterbury playing in his first Tournament He displayed good form in the trials to finish ahead if Syminton. Men's singles semi-finalist at Auckland last year.
Heather Baker: Another from South Canterbury, it must be something in the air down there A very steady player and sound on defence, she can be expected to perform creditably in her first Tournament.
Jan Broome: A good attacking player, taking part in her second Tournament Last year in Auckland, a semi-finalist in the mixed doubles and runner-up in the women's doubles.