“Footballers”

Year of issue: 1922
Publication: “The Nelson Lee Library” (Amalgamated Press)
Trade reference number(s): NEL-030 / NEL-2
Number of cards in set: 15 pairs
Size: MF (approx. 70mm x 45mm)
Approximate value (per card): Murrays £4.50; FCCM £4.00

Morris & DownsMorris & Downs back

These fifteen cards were issued over a fifteen week period, alternating single action shots with paired portraits. The pairs cards were more often than not cut down the middle and now appear mostly as singles. Complete pairs are notoriously hard to find nowadays. The first two cards were unnumbered.

1. Dimmock (Spurs) & 2. McKay (Huddersfield Town) – issue no. 361
3. Roberts (Preston North End) & 4. McAtee (Celtic) – issue no. 362
5. Jaques (Spurs) & 6. Jeffries (Preston North End) – issue no. 363
7. McPhail (Kilmarnock) & 8. Chipperfield (Notts County) – issue no. 364
9. Hamilton (Preston North End) & 10. Mann (Huddersfield Town) – issue no. 365
11. Marriott (Notts County) & 12. Bowie (Rangers) – issue no. 366
13. Smith (Huddersfield Town) & 14. Seed (Spurs) – issue no. 367
15. Ferguson (Falkirk) & 16. Woodhouse (Preston North End) – issue no. 368
17. Rawlings (Southampton) & 18. Longworth (Liverpool) – issue no. 369
19. McInally (Celtic) & 20. Torrance (Fulham) – issue no. 370
21. Silcock (Manchester United) & 22. Matthias (Wales) – issue no. 371
23. Utley (Sheffield United) & 24. Morton (Rangers) – issue no. 372
25. Shaw (Arsenal) & 26. McNair (Celtic) – issue no. 373
27. Morris (West Bromwich Albion) & 28. Downs (Everton) – issue no. 374
29. Meiklejohn (Rangers) & 30. Hutchins (Arsenal) – issue no. 375