Friday, 14 June 2013
Soccer magazine - Club Curiosities
A cartoon strip cut from an unknown newspaper or comic. Each one includes a caricature of a famous footballer connected with the featured club. The number of different ones could probably run to over a hundred.
UPDATE (01-02-2018 19:51): Richard Small has provided information that proves that these cuttings come from Soccer magazine, the official journal of the Football Players' Union.
UPDATE (16-05-2020 09:54): It is now known that the cutting shown above is one that originally appeared in Sporting Mirror, some were later reproduced in Soccer magazine, the Official Journal of the Football Players Union.
Barnsley - Harry Tufnell
Barrow - Jack Crayston
Bristol Rovers - Cliff Britton
Cowdenbeath - Alec Venters
Derby County - Steve Bloomer
Hearts - Bobby Walker
Hibernian - Jimmy Dunn
Leeds United - Jim Baker
Northampton Town - Fanny Walden
Reading - Herbert Smith
Rotherham United - H. Millership
Stockport County - Alf Lythgoe