“Real Photos of Famous Footballers” (Magnet)

Year of issue: 1922
Issued by: “The Magnet Library” (Amalgamated Press)
Trade reference number(s): MAG-050 / MBH-3
Number of cards in set: 15
Size: MF (approx. 70mm x 45mm)
Approximate value (per card): Murrays £5.00; FCCM £4.00

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.

Wilson & McCallWilson & McCall back

Crosbie     Crosbie backShea & DavisonShea & Davison back

Dorrell     Dorrell backCringan & FlintCringan & Flint back

Clay     Clay backGill & WilsonGill & Wilson back

Gough     Gough backHopkin & MortonHopkin & Morton back

Jack     Jack backBrittleton & ButcherBrittleton & Butcher back

Puddefoot     Puddefoot backCairns & ChedgzoyCairns & Chedgzoy back

Cock     Cock backHarrison & ReillyHarrison & Reilly back

J. McCall (Preston North End) & T. Wilson (Huddersfield Town) – issue #743
3. J. Crosbie (Birmingham) – issue #744
4. D. Shea (Fulham) & 5. J.E. Davison (Sheffield Wednesday) – issue #745
6. Dorrell (Aston Villa) – issue #746
7. William Cringan (Celtic) & 8. W. Flint (Notts County) – issue #747
9. Tom Clay (Tottenham Hotspur) – issue #748
10. James Gill (Cardiff City) & 11. Andrew Wilson (Middlesbrough) – issue #749
12. H. Gough (Sheffield United) – issue #750
13. F. Hopkin (Liverpool) & 14. A. Morton (Rangers) – issue #751
15. David Jack (Bolton Wanderers) – issue #752
16. T. Brittleton (Stoke) & 17. G. Butcher (Luton Town) – issue #753
18. S. Puddefoot (Falkirk) – issue #754
19. T. Cairns (Rangers) & 20. Sam Chedgzoy (Everton) – issue #755
21. J. Cock (Chelsea) – issue #756
22. George Harrison (Everton) & 23. Frank Reilly (Blackburn Rovers) – issue #757

* I HAVE A COMPLETE SET OF THESE *