Graham Gorrel | Opinion, October 2, 2015

October 2 2015 - 8:00pm
SADLY MISSED: Raconteur, larrikin and Gundagai community champion Pat "Scoop" Sullivan has passed away.
SADLY MISSED: Raconteur, larrikin and Gundagai community champion Pat "Scoop" Sullivan has passed away.

In 1961, Jack Dennis, then sports editor of The DA, sent me to Gundagai to cover a Maher Cup match, as the regular Group Nine writer, Jack Weeks, was away. I shall be ever grateful to Jack for the assignment as that day I met Pat Sullivan of The Gundagai Independent and so began a life-time respect and admiration for a remarkable and renowned newspaper person.

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