Friday, 14 June 2013

Soccer magazine - Club Curiosities


1940's
Club Curiosities
Soccer magazine
Unknown number

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.

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
Nottingham Forest
Reading - Herbert Smith 
Rotherham United - H. Millership 
Stockport County - Alf Lythgoe

2 comments:

  1. Hello Alan,
    I have thirty of these starting at number 89 and finishing at 119.
    I also have number 1 through to number 12 covering county cricket.
    Regards,
    Trevor

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    1. Hi Trevor,

      I thought I wouldn't have been the one one interested in these....

      Alan

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