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"Noel MacDonald Basketball." For the Record: Canada's Greatest Women Athletes. David McDonald & Lauren Drewery, 53-60. Rexdale, ON: John Wiley & Sons Canada Ltd., 1981.

AB: Contained in this book on the talented Canadian women in sport is a chapter describing the impressive basketball career of the Edmonton Commercial Graduates all-girls team which included Canadian Sports Hall of Fame inductee Noel MacDonald who captained the team in the late 1930s. Information in this chapter includes the birth of the team, their first series playing under "boys' rules", and their experiences at the Olympic Games in Amsterdam in 1928, Los Angeles in 1932, and Berlin in 1936. (For the French translation see: À la Gloire Canadiennes: Les meillleures athlètes du Canada. by David McDonald and Lauren Drewery.)

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