“Footballers” (Boys’ Friend)

Year of issue: 1923
Issued by: “The Boys’ Friend” (Amalgamated Press)
Trade reference number(s): BOY-310 / BPJ-2-1
Number of cards in set: 4
Size: MF (approx. 70mm x 43mm)
Approximate value (per card): Murrays £6.25; FCCM £5.00

Lovely “hand-coloured” unnumbered cards of 1/2-length footballers. This is not a hard set to find but the cards are not cheap individually.

BOY-310 BPJ-2-1 Lucas     BOY-310 BPJ-2-1 Lucas back     Manderson     Manderson backMarshall     Marshall backMcNeal     McNeal back

Tom Lucas (Liverpool) – issue dated 3 March, 1923
Bert Manderson (Rangers) – issue dated 10 March, 1923
J.H. Marshall (Middlesbrough) – issue dated 17 March, 1923
R. McNeil (West Bromwich Albion) – issue dated 24 March, 1923

* I HAVE A COMPLETE SET OF THESE *