Football Ephemera

Lot 1280:
Lot 1280
Manchester City F.C. 1940s/1950s. 'The Road to Wembley'. Manchester City Football Club. Official souvenir brochure commemorating the club's progress to the F.A. Cup Final at Wembley in 1955. Printed signatures to player pages. Good condition. Sold with 'Manchester City Football Club Over the Years', booklet published 1946. Some wear, otherwise good condition. Qty 2
Estimate: £40/60
Hammer price: £25
Newcastle United beat Manchester City 3-1 in the 1955 F.A. Cup Final. In the 1946/47 season, the first full season post-War, Manchester City were promoted as champions of League Division 2
Lot 1281:
Lot 1281
'The Story of Port Vale 1876-1950'. Souvenir brochure published in 1950 to commemorate the opening of the new ground at Hamil Road, Burslem. Printed by James Heap, Stoke-on-Trent. Original decorative colour wrappers. Light wear and soiling to wrappers, otherwise in good/ very good condition
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £10
Lot 1282:
Lot 1282
'The Cup Romance of Newcastle United'. Pictorial souvenir brochure published in 1952 by the Newcastle Journal and Evening Chronicle to celebrate Newcastle reaching the 1952 F.A. Cup Final for the second year in succession. Printed by Withy Grove Press, Manchester. Original decorative wrappers. Very good condition
Estimate: £15/25
Hammer price: £28
Newcastle United retained the Cup defeating Arsenal 1-0, having beaten Blackpool 2-0 the previous year
Lot 1283:
Lot 1283
Football club souvenirs 1940s. Four titles including 'Let's Talk About Aston Villa Football Club', Football Handbook Series 1, No. 5. Sentinel Publications, London 1946. 'Famous Football Clubs. Chelsea', Reg Groves, London 1947 (two copies). 'Stoke City Stars' published by the players, 1948. 'Famous Football Clubs. Official History of Blackpool', Archie Quick, London 1948. Sold with a souvenir programme for Ashford Football Club, winners of the Kent League 1948/49, and a folding leaflet, 'Cup Soccer 71 No. 3 Derby County'. Wear to wrappers of 'Stoke Stars', rusting to some staples, otherwise in good condition. Qty 6
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £32
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Football and other sporting ephemera c1930s onwards. A selection of mainly football ephemera including photographs, books, programmes, brochures etc. Contents include a 'Star' advertising postcard of Ted Ditchburn (Tottenham Hotspur & England). Early original mono photograph of a Preston[?] based youth team. Official programme for Rugby Town v Gloucester City, 27th August 1960. Other programmes include West Ham, Coventry City, Leicester City, Chester City, Birmingham City 1960s-1980s. 'Sainsbury's. The Official England Squad Medal Collection 1998', in original album, lacking two medals. Books include 'The Manchester United Football Book No. 3', David Meek, London 1968. Other sports include an unofficial programme for the Olympic Games 1956 (boxing), ice hockey at Haringay Arena 1949, Wrestling at Wimbledon Palais 1967 etc. Odd faults, overall in good condition
Estimate: £30/50
Hammer price: £15
Lot 1285:
Lot 1285
Charlton Athletic 1946/47. 'Don Welsh Introduces the Charlton Cup Final Team. Souvenir issued by the players of Charlton Athletic F.C.'. Souvenir of the team's success in reaching the F.A. Cup Final in successive years. Pen pictures and printed autographs. Original wrappers. Printed by Farleigh Printers, Watford. VG
Estimate: £25/35
Hammer price: £15
Charlton beat Burnley in the 1946/47 Final 1-0 after extra time having lost to Derby County 4-1 the previous season
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Gordon Harold Jago and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1957/58 season. Signed by Jago and Phillips in ink and dated 3rd May 1957 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Gordon Jago was a centre back who made 147 appearances for Charlton Athletic between 1954 and 1962, scoring one goal
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Cyril Samuel Hammond and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1957/58 season. Signed by Hammond and Phillips in ink and dated 3rd May 1957 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Cyril Hammond was a left half who made 201 appearances for Charlton Athletic between 1950 and 1958, scoring two goals, before moving to Colchester United in 1958
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Robert William Ayre and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1957/58 season. Signed by Ayre and Phillips in ink and dated 3rd May 1957 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £55
Bobby Ayre was a centre forward who made 109 appearances for Charlton Athletic between 1952 and 1958, scoring 48 goals
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between James Campbell and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1957/58 season. Signed by Campbell and Phillips in ink and dated 3rd May 1957 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Jock Campbell was a full back who made 255 appearances for Charlton Athletic between 1946 and 1958, scoring one goal
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Gordon Hurst and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1957/58 season. Signed by Hurst and Phillips in ink and dated 3rd May 1957 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Gordon Hurst was a winger who made 369 appearances for Charlton Athletic between 1946 and 1958, scoring 75 goals
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Keith Tucker and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1958/59 season. Signed by Tucker and Phillips in ink and dated 4th June 1958 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form, and a signed amendment to the contract dated 20th June 1958. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Keith Tucker was a left back who made three appearances for Charlton Athletic between 1954 and 1961. He moved to Wigan in 1961-1962 where he made 23 appearances
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Michael Alfred Bailey and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1958/59 season. Signed by Bailey and Phillips in ink and dated 24th March 1959 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Mike Bailey was a midfielder who made 151 appearances for Charlton Athletic between 1958 and 1966, scoring twenty goals. He moved to Wolverhampton Wanderers where he made a further 361 appearances 1966-1977, scoring nineteen goals
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Dennis Edwards and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1959/60 season. Signed by Edwards and Phillips in ink and dated 12th May 1959 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Dennis Edwards played at inside forward for Charlton from 1959 to 1965, making 171 appearances and scoring 61 goals. Earlier in his career he was a prolific goalscorer for non-league Slough Town and Wycombe Wanderers
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Stuart Edward Leary and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1959/60 season. Signed by Leary and Phillips in ink and dated 12th May 1959 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £200/300
Hammer price: unsold
Born in South Africa, Stuart Leary was a prolific goal scorer who made 376 appearances for Charlton between 1950 and 1962 scoring 153 goals. Leary was also a successful first-class cricketer for Kent (1951-1961) scoring 16,517 runs at an average of 31.10 including eighteen centuries
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Donald Edward Townsend and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1959/60 season. Signed by Townsend and Phillips in ink and dated 12th May 1959 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Don Townsend was a left back who made 249 appearances for Charlton between 1954 and 1962, scoring one goal
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Brian Robert Kinsey and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1959/60 season. Signed by Kinsey and Phillips in ink and dated 12th May 1959 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form, and a signed amendment to the contract dated 23rd October 1959. Good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: £50
Brian Kinsey was a left back who made 377 appearances for Charlton between 1956 and 1971, scoring nineteen goals. He was reportedly the then manager, Jimmy Seed's last signing for the Club
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between William Edward Kiernan and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1959/60 season. Signed by Kiernan and Phillips in ink and dated 12th May 1959 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £70/100
Hammer price: unsold
Billy Kiernan played at outside left and made 378 appearances for Charlton between 1949 and 1961, scoring 87 goals
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Marvin Hinton and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1960/61 season. Signed by Hinton and Phillips in ink and dated 20th June 1960 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form, and a signed amendment to the contract dated 1st November 1960. Tear to one page, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £60/90
Hammer price: unsold
Marvin Hinton was a defender who made 131 appearances for Charlton between 1957 and 1963, scoring two goals, before moving to Chelsea where he made a further 265 appearances from 1963 to 1976
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between Leonard Glover and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1962/63 season. Signed by Glover and Phillips in ink and dated 3rd May 1962 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: £40
Lenny Glover was a winger who made 177 appearances for Charlton between 1962 and 1968, scoring 38 goals, before moving to Leicester City where he made a further 252 appearances from 1968 to 1976
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/ contract between John Henderson and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1962/63 season. Signed by Henderson and Phillips in ink and dated 26th June 1962 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
John Henderson played at inside right, and was signed to Charlton for just the one season in 1962/63, making four appearances and scoring one goal. He went on to play for Exeter City, Doncaster Rovers, Chesterfield and Kidderminster Harriers
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/contract between Dennis James Allen and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1957/58 season. Signed by Allen and Phillips in ink and dated 3rd May 1957 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Dennis Allen was an inside forward who played for Charlton Athletic between 1956'1961 making only five appearances, scoring only one goal for the club, before moving to Reading where he made 336 appearances, scoring 85 goals. He went on to be player-manager at Cheltenham Town
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/contract between Peter Ronald Godfrey and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1957/58 season. Signed by Godfrey and Phillips in ink and dated 3rd May 1957 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
Peter Godfrey was a winger who played for Charlton Athletic, Gillingham, Chesterfield and Exeter City between 1955'1966 making a total of 136 professional appearances
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Charlton Athletic. Original official four page agreement/contract between Edward George Robinson and Jack Phillips, Secretary of Charlton Athletic to play for Charlton for the 1957/58 season. Signed by Robinson and Phillips in ink and dated 6th May 1957 and witnessed by the club Clerk. Includes rare attached official Football Association registration form. Some wear to top edge, otherwise in good condition
Estimate: £50/80
Hammer price: unsold
No record of Robinson as a Charlton player can be found

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