For the 1910's/1920's player see Alec Gray
The former Northcote captain/coach also served as a councillor in the City of Northcote from 1928 to 1938. He took Northcote to a premiership in 1936 and coached amateur side State Savings Bank in 1940. He was also principal of a successful real estate business.
He replaced Jack Chessell as Melbourne's club Secretary early in 1948 and served for two years. He was elected Mayor of Northcote in September 1948.
His son Malcolm was president of the International Cricket Council from 2000 to 2003.
Age - 18/12/1947
Herald - 08/09/1948
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