Football Miscellaneous

Lot 1541:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1904/05. Rare early mono real photograph postcard of the team playing staff and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title 'Tottenham Hotspur Football Club 1904-05' and players names to lower border. Postcard by Rotary Photographic Series. No. 3841a to left hand corner. Postally unused. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Spurs were still a Southern League team at this point. They finished 5th in the Southern League, Division One
Lot 1542:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1904/05. Rare early mono real photograph postcard of the team playing staff and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title 'Tottenham Hotspur Football Team' and players names to lower border. Postcard by Beagles & Co. No. 333b to corner. The card signed to image in black ink by James Freeborough (1904-1906, 15 appearances, one goal). Postally unused. Good/very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Spurs were still a Southern League team at this point. They finished 5th in the Southern League, Division One
Lot 1543:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1904/05. Rare early mono real photograph postcard of the team playing staff and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title 'Tottenham Hotspur Football Team' and players names to lower border. Postcard by Beagles & Co. No. 333b to corner. The card signed to image in black ink by Ollie Burton (1902-1908, 125 appearances, one goal). Postally unused. Very good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Spurs were still a Southern League team at this point. They finished 5th in the Southern League, Division One
Lot 1544:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1905/06. Rare early mono real photograph postcard of the team playing staff and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title 'Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1905-06' to lower border, to the left. Copyright by Purdie of Chingford, published by Jones Brothers of Tottenham. Postally unused. Good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Spurs were still a Southern League team at this point. They finished 5th in the Southern League, Division One
Lot 1545:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1905/06. Rare early mono real photograph postcard of the team playing staff and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title 'Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1905-06' and players names to lower border. Copyright by Rapid Photo, W. Clement Purdie of Chingford, published by New Process, Silverprint Services. No. 2720 to right hand corner. Postally unused. Good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Spurs were still a Southern League team at this point. They finished 5th in the Southern League, Division One
Lot 1546:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1906/07. Rare early mono real photograph postcard of the team playing staff and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title 'Tottenham Hotspur Football Club 1906-07' and players names printed to lower border. Postcard by Jones Bros of Tottenham. Postally used and dated 'Tottenham 1906'. Light minor wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Spurs were still a Southern League team at this point. They finished 6th in the Southern League, Division One
Lot 1547:
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Tottenham Hotspur v Hull City, F.A. Cup 1st round 1907. Early mono real photograph postcard of the team and officials, standing and seated in rows, for the match played at White Hart Lane, with printed title 'Spurs Team. 1906-07. Saturday Jan 12th' to lower border. Jones Bros, Tottenham. Postally unused. Rare. Some minor wear and soiling otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Spurs drew with Hull City 0-0 and beat them 1-0 in the replay.
Lot 1548:
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Tottenham Hotspur v Hull City, F.A. Cup 1st round 1907. Early mono real photograph postcard of the team and officials, standing and seated in rows, for the match played at White Hart Lane, with printed title 'Spurs Team. 1906-07. Saturday Jan 12th' to lower border. Jones Bros, Tottenham. Postally unused. Rare. Similar card to the previous postcard but this one has its white border trimmed from the postcard. Some wear and wrinkling otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Spurs drew with Hull City 0-0 and beat them 1-0 in the replay.
Lot 1549:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. c1907. Rare early mono real photograph plainback postcard of the team two officials, standing and seated in three rows. A plainback postcard, publisher unknown. The postcard unusually measures 4.5"x3.75". Light crease to right hand side, some wear and small damage to top right hand corner, minor wear otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Lot 1550:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1906/07. Early mono real photograph postcard of eight members of the 1901 F.A. Cup winning team plus others who re-formed to play in a Benefit match for Sam Mountford, a trainer at the club. The team and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title 'Sam Mountford's Benefit team. April 2nd 07' printed to lower border, to the right. Jones Bros, Tottenham. Postally unused. Good condition. A rare postcard
Estimate: £130/160
This Spurs team played a team of the South and lost 1-4
Lot 1551:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1907/08. Rare early sepia real photograph postcard of the team and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title and players names printed to lower border. Jones Bros, Tottenham. Postally unused. Minor fading to image, crease to right hand lower corner and minor wear to image otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
This was the last season that Spurs played in the Southern League. Being elected to the Football League Division II the following year
Lot 1552:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1908/09. Rare early mono printed postcard of the team and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title and players names printed to lower border. Publisher unknown. Postally unused. Light wear to corners, some wear to image with light creasing to lower right hand corner otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Spurs were elected to the Football League Division II in this season
Lot 1553:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1908/09. Rare early mono real photograph postcard of the team and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title and players names printed to lower and upper border. F.W. Jones of Tottenham. Postally unused. Some surface loss to image to the right hand side otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
Spurs were elected to the Football League Division II in this season
Lot 1554:
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Tottenham Hotspur v Fulham and v Burnley, F.A. Cup 2nd and 3rd rounds 1908/09. Early mono real photograph postcard of the team and officials, standing and seated in rows on the pitch with the large crowd behind them, for the matches played at White Hart Lane, with printed title 'Tottenham Hotspur Cup Team 1909' to lower border. F.W.Jones Bros, Tottenham. Postally unused. Rare. A little fading to image otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £80/120
This same team played in the two cup ties, Spurs beating Fulham 1-0 on the 6th February 1909 and drawing with Burnley 0-0 on the 20th February 1909, losing the replay 3-1
Lot 1555:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1909/10. Early mono real photograph postcard of the playing staff and officials, standing and seated in rows, in front of the new West Stand, at the time the most modern stand in London, with players names, title and date printed to lower border, two names printed above the group. F.W.Jones, Tottenham. Postally unused. Rare. Very minor marks to image surface otherwise in very good condition
Estimate: £100/150
Spurs had been promoted in the previous season and were now proud members of the First Division
Lot 1556:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1909/10. Early mono real photograph postcard of the playing staff and officials, standing and seated in rows, in front of the new West Stand, at the time the most modern stand in London, with title, date and six players names printed to lower border and image. F.W.Jones, Tottenham. Postally unused. Annotation to postcard verso. Marks to image surface, minor wear to corners, crease to top left hand corner, creasing and further marks to lower border otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Spurs had been promoted in the previous season and were now proud members of the First Division
Lot 1557:
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Tottenham Hotspur F.C. 1910/11. Early sepia real photograph postcard of the team and officials, standing and seated in rows, with title and players names printed to lower border. F.W.Jones of Tottenham. Postally unused. Annotation to postcard verso. The initials and first letters of the title, players names and the title and date on the ball have been overwritten in red ink in the past, red ink mark to top right hand corner otherwise in good condition. Rare
Estimate: £50/80
Spurs finished in 15th position in this 1910/11 season
Lot 1558:
Lot 1558
'Tottenham Hotspur Cup Team 1910'. Early mono real photograph postcard of the team and officials, standing and seated in rows on the pitch with the large crowd behind them, for the matches played at White Hart Lane, with printed title 'Tottenham Hotspur Cup Team 1910' to lower border. F.W.Jones Bros, Tottenham. Postally unused. Rare. Crease to lower right hand corner, team annotation to verso, some minor ink staining to left hand edge otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/70
This was probably the team who beat Millwall 2-1 in the 3rd round of the Cup. In the next round Spurs drew away with Blackburn, before losing 0-2 in the replay
Lot 1559:
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Tottenham Hotspur tour of Germany 1911. Early sepia real photograph postcard of the team standing on the pitch in front of a goal prior to the match against Wacker Leipzig on the German tour, with title printed to lower border, to the right 'Tottenham-Hotspurs, London'. Photograph by 'Photo V.E. Gartner, Leipzig'. Postally unused. Annotation to postcard verso suggests a date of 1909, which is incorrect. Good condition. A very rare postcard from this early football tour
Estimate: £200/300
Spurs won the match 8-1. Spurs toured Germany from the 7th-25th May and played six matches on their first continental tour winning each match, scoring 33 goals and only conceding 4 goals
Lot 1560:
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Tottenham Hotspur tour of Germany 1911. Early sepia real photograph postcard showing a match in progress on the German tour with the football high in the air. Publisher unknown. Postally unused. Annotation to postcard verso in German. Sold with a letter from Mr Jarvis, Secretary of Tottenham Hotspur dated May 1961 to a Mr McCormick of Acton Green thanking him for sending in various items for the club to see including the postcard, again the date of the tour is incorrect on the letter. Good condition. An extremely rare postcard from this early football tour
Estimate: £250/350
Spurs toured Germany from the 7th-25th May and played six matches on their first continental tour winning each match, scoring 33 goals and only conceding 4 goals

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