Tuesday, 31 December 2013

Boys' Magazine - BOY-530-2/BPM-10.1 Footballers ~ Metal Lapel Badges

BOY-530-2 / BPM-10.1 Footballers ~ Metal Lapel Badges
Boys' Magazine
12 metal badges

Lapel badges given away with Boys' Magazine in 1926.
UPDATE (04-12-2015): An e-mail from Jim Donnelly reminded me that there was an error in this list that I had failed to correct. Joe Smith and Andy Wilson replace erroneously duplicated player names.

Charlie Buchan (Arsenal)    -    issue no. 236,  dated 11 September, 1926
W.H. Walker (Aston Villa)    -    issue no. 237,  dated 18 September, 1926
W. Gillespie (Sheffield United)    -    issue no. 238,  dated 25 September, 1926
Joe Smith (Bolton Wanderers)    -    issue no. 239,  dated 2 October, 1926  -  amended thanks to Nigel
Andy Wilson (Chelsea)    -    issue no. 240,  dated 9 October, 1926
A. Cunningham (Rangers)    -    issue no. 241,  dated 16 October, 1926
J. Carter (West Bromwich Albion)    -    issue no. 242,  dated 23 October, 1926
H. Gallacher (Newcastle United)    -    issue no. 243,  dated 30 October, 1926
J. Dimmock (Tottenham Hotspur)    -    issue no. 244,  dated 6 November, 1926
W. Davies (Cardiff City)    -    issue no. 245,  dated 13 November, 1926
Clem Stephenson (Huddersfield Town)    -    issue no. 246,  dated 20 November, 1926
J. McMullan (Manchester City)     -    issue no. 247,  dated 27 November, 1926


  1. I have the Clem Stephenson badge from this series. It's not in as good a condition as yours, but still very, very rare.

  2. Thanks fir sharing this informative blog about sport medals and badges.I use to do buy magnetic badges online as its time saving.

    magnetic badges & name badges

  3. I have the William Gillespie sheffield united badge it cost me £70. On eBay but it's the earliest known sheffield united badge and extremely rare. You only get once chance to own a badge this rare.

    1. Hi David,

      Congratulations, I've got the Cardiff City one too. You don't seem them up for sale very often. £70 seems a fair price.



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