Wednesday, 12 June 2013

Sims Confection Works - SIM-040 Scottish Football Club coupons


1920s
SIM-040 - Scottish Football Club coupons
(45 x 35mm)
Sims Confection Works
20 ?

The back of the coupon states: Free Full-Size Football To every boy who collects a complete set of 20 Coupon making up the Scottish League First Division and forwards them to Sim's Confection Works, Paisley.

Were there just 20 coupons to collect? In the 1920s there were as many as 56 clubs competing in the Scottish League, though the norm was usually 40 throughout the late 1920s and 1930s.

Aberdeen
Celtic
Clyde
Falkirk
Hamilton Academicals
Hibernians
Rangers
Third Lanark

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