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The master

Stewie Dempster was the first great New Zealand batsman who played his cricket in the inter-war years.

Once when he approached a century at Lord's, a spectator shouted, " Why wasn't I told about this before? Here is one of the most beautiful stroke-players I've ever seen and you critics have been hiding him all these years. You've wasted your adjectives on the hacks and here is a master."