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Directors : G. HOWARTH (Chairman). E. BEARD (Vice-Chairman) F. ARMITAGE
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EDITORIAL

FISH AND CHIPS

BUTTERWORTH'S
CAFETERIA

In taking stock at the half-way stage, there a things to take into consideration. Not the least was the start to the season. This was perhaps a blessing in dis will deny that it was a huge success..

Union Street, Oldham
(Batween A.B.C. and Odeon Cinemas)

Tel. MAIn 4402 from 4-0p.m. to 11-30 p.m.

17 gns. or on easy terms

SEATING FOR 100 also

falling gates we have been the envy of most league cl And so in actual results : First twelve games--4 p Next eleven games--14'po Need we say more 7 OUR VISITORS-

Mumps Bridge
EW TYRES TYRE R E P A I R S

Chester. And as always we rememb scored eleven against them with Eric them. It is on record that as they

Chester were formed in 1884 and Third Division North in 1931/2, and all

and once 4th, they also scored 12 goals in a match a in 1935/6.

Oldham Athletic Social Centre
EDEN STREET, OLDHAM

FOR FIRST CLASS QUALITY GARDEN SHEDS AND GARAGES OR ANY SECTIONAL BUILDING
Contact

BINGO NIGHTS
Every MONDAY, TUESDAY, THURSDAY and FRIDAY at 8-15 p.m. SATURDAYS at 7-45 p.m.
APEARANCES AND GOALS FOR THE FOOTBALL LEAGUE FOOTBALL LEAGUE CUP and F.A. CUP COMPETITION
Appearances Goals (26 possible) Appearances Goals (26 possible)

ARMITAGE UNITS LTD
Ogden Street, Salem, Oldham
Telephone MAIn 227617

Rollo 9 West 5 Ferguson .I 3 Phoenix 27 McCurley 1 O'Loughlln 16 White 1 Hall 17 Bazley 5 Liddell 11 McCue 17 Lister 11 Rackley 13

Beswick Spurdle
Jarvis

OLDHAM'S LEADING SCHOOL OUTFITTERS

R 0B E R T W 0 0 D (Builders' Merchants) LTD

Friuell Stringfellow Warhurst Birch Smith Hardie Greenall Branagan Davis Johnstone

BUILDING MATERIALS AND Stockists of Uniform for PLANT HIRE most of Oldham's leading (J.C.B. Excavators, Bulldyers Schools Compressors, Concrete Mixers 29416 Manchester Streqt Werneth, Oldham. Tel. MAI 4809

The following bus routes pass the door Nos. 1.98.7.6, G, & D Coppice St. Stop also 8 & A within 200 yards

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MUMPS STATION STONEYARD, OLDHAM Tel. MAln 501617

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PEN PICTURES OR CHESTER P.C.

WILLIAM BROWN, Goalkeeper. Height 6 ft. Weight 11 st. I Ibs. Born at Clydebank, Previous Club, Accrington. RONALD HUGHES, Right Back. Height 5 ft. 7 in. Weight 10 st. 3 lbs. Born at Mold. JOHN WATSON, Left Back. Height 5 ft. 9 in. Weight 11 st. 6 Ibs. Born at Wrexham. Previous Club, Everton.
12 st. 2 Ibs. Born at Salford. Previous Clubs, Manchester United

VARSITY
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CHOICE

PICKLES
PACKED IN ALL VARIETIES AND SIZES
MANUPACIWRED BY

THOMAS BARRATT, Right HaIf. Height 5 ft. 11 in. Weight

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Tel. MOSSLEY 299 & 228

JACK CAPPER, Centre Half. Height 6 ft. 1 in. Weight 12 st. 10 Ibs. Mom at Wrexham. Previous Clubs, Wrexham and Lincoln. FRANK CLEMPSON (Capt.), Left Half. Height 5 ft. 8 in. Weight llst. 7 Ibs. Born at Salford. Prevlous Clubs, Manchester United and Stockport. JAMES COOPER, Inside Left. Height 5 ft. 8 in. Weight 10 st. 1 Ib. Born at Chester.
A L E CROFT, Outside Left. Height 5 ft. 8 in. Weight 11 st. 4 Ibs. Born at Chester.

Charles Smith and Son
COAL, COKE and COALITE MERCHANTS
All types of Smokeless Fuels Supplied

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RONALD DAVIES, Inside Right.. Height 6 ft. Weight 11 st. 3 Ibs. Born at Holywell. WILLIAM EOULKES, Outside Right. Height 5 ft. 8 in. Weight 11 st. 7 lbs. Born at CarQff. Previous Clubs, Newcastle, Southampton and Winsford. WALTER KELLY, Centre Forward. Height S ft. 9 in. Weight 11 st. 8 Ibs. Born at Htll o' Beath, Scotland. Premous Clubs, Bury, Doncaster and Stockport..

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For dancing with TOMMY SMITHS ' Orchestra

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Fugure Home Matches
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Household Goods Specialists in all Baby Linen

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HALF-TI,SCOREBOARD ............... v. Accrington ......................... A Bradford ............... : B Carlisle ................................ v. Workington ........................ C Hartlepools ........................ v. Mansfield ...:...................... D Bournemouth & Boscombe v. Reading ............................. The Chairman of the Directors, Mr. George Howarth, extends the compliments of the season to staff, players, and supporters. also to the Supporters Club, and the Redevelopment Association.

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ITEM OF INflEaEST For the young people of OIdham, here is from 1910 to 1915 when in the first division. P. W. L. D. F. A. 1 1910/11 .................... 38 16 13 9 44 4 1911/12 .................... 38 12 1 10 46 54 6 1912113 .................... 38 14 10 14 50 55 1913/14 .................... 38 17 12 9 55 45 1914115 .................... 3'8 17 10 11 70 56

Athletic's record

P. Lge.Position 7th 4 1 34 18th 42 9th 43 3rd 45 2nd

PZEASlliRBIVA Y# TOUICS
Proprietors W. & 6. EASTWOOD

EERSONAL ATTENTION, SUPERIOR SALOON COACHES FOR ALL OCCASIONS

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Enquiries invitedfr*m organizers O.A. P. Associations Let us quote for your Club or Works Ouring
151 UNION STREET, OLDHAM
Phone MAln 5033

132 LEES ROAD, OLDHAH
Phone MAln 3033

UNION STREET WEST G A R A G ~ OLDHAM Phone M A I ~ 3 ~ 4

Oldham AthMic Shehdders' Redevelopment ~ssociation
The Chairman and Members of the Association extend the Compliments of the Season to all the Supporters of the Club. Sincere thanks too, for the support given to our new programme and the many efforts for the Flood-lighting Fund. 1961 will see the work begun on this new project which will be a tremendous asset to the Club. Acknowledgment and thanks to the Supporters' Club for placing the Eden Street Club at our disposal for the Christmas Draw, and their workers for the assistance and hospitality.
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COMWG EVENT.
Grand Dance in aid of the Flood-lighting Fund at Middleton Baths, Tuesday, January 17th. Tickets available at Boundary Park Office. 10/6d. For tlre Nicest Selection of Guaranteed Used Machines visit

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ST. DQJIINGQ IWOTORS
103 per cent Motorcycle Specialists

H.P. Terms and Exchanges Service after Sales Insurance on the Spot Free Tuition to Learners Selling your MOTORCYCLE SCOOTER COMBINATION
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