Prince Monolulu, The Tipster, with his bride, the actress, Nellie Adkins

Made:
1931-08-21 in United Kingdom
maker:
George Woodbine

Prince Monolulu, The Tipster, with his bride, the actress, Nellie Adkins A photograph of the tipster Prince Monolulu and his bride Nellie Adkins

A photograph of the tipster Prince Monolulu and his bride Nellie Adkins, taken in August 1931 by George Woodbine for the Daily Herald.

Ras Prince Monolulu (1881-1965), whose real name was Peter Carl Mackay, claimed to be an Ethiopian prince but actually came from the Caribbean. He became a horse racing tipster at Epsom as well as racecourses around the world.

Details

Category:
Photographs
Object Number:
1983-5236/A2583
type:
photograph
taxonomy:
  • object genre
  • image
credit:
The Daily Herald Collection at the National Media Museum, Bradford
status:
Permanent collection

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