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Sporting Memorys Worldwide Auctions Ltd

11 Rectory Gardens, Castle Bromwich, Birmingham, B36 9DG

Tel: 0121 684 8282 Fax: 0121 285 2825
E-Mail: sportingmemorys@hotmail.co.uk

Welcome to our 23rd Live Auction of Football & Sporting Memorabilia
On Tuesday 9th August at 1.00pm & Wednesday 10th August 2016 at 12.00pm
At Holy Souls Social Club, Acocks Green, Birmingham



PLEASE NOTE WE DO NOT ACCEPT DEBIT OR CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS.


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ERMS & CONDITIONS
Please see following page for full terms and conditions of the sale.
AUCTIONEERS
The guest Auctioneers are Mr Trevor Vennett-Smith and Mr Tim Davidson, the directors of Sporting Memorys W.A. Ltd, would all like to record their appreciation for their help and guidance.
REGISTRATION
It is requested that all clients should register before viewing in order to obtain a bidding paddle.
VIEWING
If you require further information, a photocopy or a scan of any lot then please do not hesitate to contact us as soon as possible.
Tuesday 9th August 2016 - At Sale Room, 10.30am until 4.00pm
Wednesday 10th August 2016 - At Sale Room, 8.30am until 11.45am
COMMISSION BIDDING

Will be accepted by Letters to Sporting Memorys W.A. Ltd, Telephone, Fax, or Email.

PLEASE NOTE COMMISSION BIDS LEFT VIA THE-SALEROOM.COM ATTRACT EXTRA COMMISSION AS BELOW.
Live Telephone Bidding must be arranged with Sporting Memorys W.A. Ltd as soon as possible.
BUYERS COMMISSION
Will be charged at 15% of the hammer price of all lots. In addition to this V.A.T. at 20% will be charged on the commission only, on standard rate items only. This means that programmes and most paper emphera do not attract this charge, please enquire when unsure.
Please note that is you are a the-saleroom.com buyer, lots will attract a surcharge of 3% plus V.A.T. on the total of the invoice price.
INTERNET BIDDING
We are again pleased to offer live bidding via
the-saleroom.com, please visit their website for details.
PAYMENT OF ACCOUNTS
The Accounts Office will open to accept payment by Cash or Cheque, thirty minites after the start of the sale.
Please note that in no circumstances will goods be released when cheque clearance is required unless by prior arrangement with Rob Adcock.

PLEASE NOTE WE DO NOT ACCEPT DEBIT OR CREDIT CARD PAYMENTS.

CONTACT NUMBER
On the day of sale(s):
07973311123 (Robert)

Refreshments (hot & cold) will be on sale in the Social Club, as well as a fully licenced bar.


Many thanks for your support and we hope that you have an enjoyable day.

Terms & Conditions

Date Of Sale

The sale will commence at 1.00pm on Tuesday 9th August 2016, and 12.00pm on Wednesday 10th August 2016.


Venue
The venue is the Holy Souls Social Club, opposite KFC, Acocks Green, Birmingham, B27 7BP

Location

The club is located on the Warwick Road, between Birmingham (5miles) and Solihull (3miles). The entrance to the club is via a drive way, located between the Holy Souls Church and Ibrahims Restaurant, opposite the KFC Restaurant.

Clients requiring local accomodation are recommended to use the Best Western Westley Hotel, which is just 0.4miles from the venue. Plenty of other hotels are also located in Solihull/Birmingham area, to suit all varying budgets.

Viewing Arrangements

Viewing will take place as detailed on the previous page.

As the more valuable items are being stored at the local bank, viewing at any other time will be by arrangement with Sporting Memorys Worldwide Auctions Ltd

Registration

It is requested that all clients register before entering the viewing room.



Auctioneers

The Auctioneers conducting the sale are Trevor Vennett-Smith and Tim Davidson. Please note they are only acting for Sporting Memorys Worldwide Auctions on the sale day. No communication should be made with them prior to the sale.


Whilst the bidding increments will be solely at the Auctioneers discretion, they will normally be 10% of the preceding bid.

If any dispute arises during the auction, then their decision will be binding, even if they choose to re offer the specific lot again.

Buyers Commission

Will be charged at 15% of the hammer price of all lots. In addition to this V.A.T. at 20% will be charged on the commission only on standard rate items only. This means that programmes and most paper emphera do not attract this charge, please enquire when unsure. Please note that is you are a the-saleroom.com buyer, lots will attract a surcharge of 3% plus V.A.T. on the total invoice price.


Bidding
Bidding can be made in various ways:

In Person at the sale.

On the telephone, live during the sale.

On the internet, live at www.the-saleroom.com/sportingmemorys

Making a commission bid by Letter, Fax, Telephone, Or E-Mail.

Bidding in person at the sale

This is highly recommended as the best way of bidding for any item you require.


Bidding on the telephone. Live During The Sale

It is possible to arrange for clients to bid live during the auction. This must be arranged in advance with Sporting Memorys Worldwide Auctions, and will be allocated on a 'first come, first served basis'


Bidding on the internet. Live During The Sale

Sporting Memory’s offer an online bidding service via the-saleroom.com for bidders who cannot attend the sale.

In completing the bidder registration on www.the-saleroom.com and providing your credit card details (for identification purposes only) you authorize Sporting Memory’s to invoice you for the full amount including an extra 3% + VAT commission surcharge.
Payment should be made in accordance with our ‘payment of accounts’ terms shown below.

Commission Bid by Letter. Fax. Telephone or E-Mail

A client may instruct the auctioneer to bid on their behalf up to a fixed amount. The commission will be executed at a price as low as other bidding allows. Please remember that all methods of bidding attract the commission of 15% on the hammer price.


The closing date for bidding by letter is the day of the sale. Bidding by Fax should be completed by 9.00AM on the morning of the sale.

Bidding by Telephone can be made up to 9.30AM on the day of the sale on 07973 311 123.

Payment of accounts

The accounts office will be open to accept payment, thirty minutes after the start. Payment can be made by Cheque, Bank Draft, Money Order or Cash. It is deeply regretted that due to the very high cost involved we are not able to accept payment by any debit or credit cards.

Invoices for clients not attending the sale will be forwarded by Monday 15th August 2016, and a payment is due within 7 days.
Goods Collection

No goods can be collected until payment has been made in full. In the event of a client paying by cheque, an amount exceeding the bank guarantee card limit, then the goods will not be released until the cheque has cleared. NO EXCEPTION WILL BE, MADE IN ANY CIRCUMSTANCES unless prior arrangement has been made with Robert Adcock of Sporting Memory's Worldwide Auctions Ltd, which may include the references being required from the client’s bankers.


Despatch and postal charges

All lots not paid for or collected on the day of the sale will be sent to the successful purchasers at the standard (over the counter) cost charged by the Post Office or Courier Service requested (does not include any discount applied for Business Franking).


Packaging and labour required will be charged at a nominal fee, per invoice.

Any lots sent to the purchaser, which were delayed due to cheque clearance, will also attract all afore mentioned costs.


Description Of Lots

Items sold at auction are generally of some age, accordingly lots are sold on an 'As, Is' basis, subject to all faults, imperfections

and errors of description.

It should be noted that all bidders should be deemed to have satisfied themselves as to the condition of items prior to submitting

a bid by any method. You are strongly advised to examine any lot that you are interested in prior to the sale, as it is your
responsibility to satisfy yourself as to each and even' aspect of the lot.

Condition reports given by us are an expression of opinion only and should not be relied upon by the bidder or buyer.



TUESDAY 9TH AUG – RUGBY & OTHERS

The following lots (1 to 75) belonged to Edward Verdun (Eddie) Watkins, was born in Caerphilly, Wales on 02/03/1916, and was one of the few people to have been capped by Wales at Rugby League and Rugby Union. He played Rugby Union for Bedwas, Cardiff, Royal Air Force and Glamorgan Police and had 8 appearances for the Welsh National Side during 1935 to 1939, and then played Rugby League for Wigan, and 3 appearances for the Welsh National side during 1941 to 1945. During the Second World War he served in the Special Investigation Branch of the RAF, and played in 2 services internationals, he died in Cardiff on 28/06/1995.

LOT 0001 A collection of 3 silver tankards awarded to Eddie Watkins, a Glamorgan Police, Boxing Tournament 1938 Tankard, A TD CC, The Frank Bizzell Trophy dated 1954, A Tankard engraved 'EW'. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0002 A collection of 3 scrapbooks, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins, many press clippings, match reports, telegrams from throughout his Rugby career. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0003 A collection of personal photographs, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins, to include family and friends, younger sportsdays, cards including Birthday, Postcards include 'congratulations on selection etc, inspection will reward. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0004 1944 Rugby Union, French Forces v The RAF, an original match poster taken from the ground, from the game played in Paris on 11/11/1944, together with locally produced artwork, caricature the game, and 10 French newspapers both from the day of the game, and the following days. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0005 1944 Rugby Union, French Forces v The RAF, a dinner menu from the game played in Paris on 11/11/1944, the menu is signed by approximately 40 players and staff from both sides, there is also an itinerary and adminstrative details of the game, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0006 1944 Rugby Union, French Forces v The RAF, a collection of 27 original press photographs from the game played in Paris on 11/11/1944 (many of French origin) plus an Itinerary, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0007 1938 Rugby Union, Wales v England, a collection of 8 original press photographs from the game played at Cardiff on 15/01/1938, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0008 Rugby Union, a collection of 13 programmes from the 1930's, all in poor condition, 6 of which are still laid down, mainly Cardiff homes, but includes 1938 Pontypool v Cardiff, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0009 1934/1935 Rugby Union, a collection of 3 Cardiff home programmes, Richmond, Oxford University and London Welsh. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0010 1934/1935 Rugby Union, a collection of 3 Cardiff home programmes, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins, Harlequins, Plymouth Albion, and Watsonians. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0011 1935/1936 Rugby Union, a collection of 4 Cardiff home programmes, in various condition (adhesive marks on rear) formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins, Swansea, London Welsh, Llanelly and Newport. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0012 1935/1936 Rugby Union, a collection of 3 Newport v Cardiff programmes in various condition (adhesive marks on rear) formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins, dated 09/11/1935, 07/03/1936 and 03/10/1936. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0013 1934/1935 Rugby Union, Pontypool v Cardiff, a programme from the game played on 16/03/1935, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0014 1934/1935 Rugby Union, Bristol v Cardiff, a programme from the game played on 29/12/1934, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0015 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Newport, a collection of 3 match programmes, 10/11/1934, 16/02/1935 and 04/03/1939, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0016 1934/35 Rugby Union, a collection of 3 home programmes, Swansea, Neath and Llanelly, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0017 1934/1935 Rugby Union, a collection of 3 home programmes, in various condition, including 2 with adhesive marks on rear, Gloucester, Blackheath and Coventry, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0018 Rugby Union, Swansea v Cardiff, a collection of 3 programmes, in various condition, including 2 with adhesive marks on rear, 1934/35, 1935/36, 1936/37, formerly belonging to Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0019 Rugby Union, Cardiff, a collection of 5 items, 1937/38 Fixture List, 1939/40 Fixture List, 27/12/1935 Dinner Menu for Cardiff v Watsonians, and 2 different instructions to players booklets, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£70

LOT 0020 Cricket, a collection of various items, formerly belonging to Eddiie Watkins, including a 1939 Wigan Cricket Club fixture booklet, and 17 photographs, for the 1930's to 1970's, featuring, Cardiff, Farnham, Caerphilly, Glamorgan Police team groups. Estimate £60/£70

LOT 0021 1935 Rugby Union, Cardiff v New Zealand, an autographed menu from the dinner held at the City Hall on 26/10/1935. The menu is signed by 16 New Zealand players and staff, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £120/£140

LOT 0022 1938 Rugby Union, Wales v England, an autographed menu for the dinner held at the Queens Hotel, Cardiff on 15/01/1938, the menu is signed by 14 players, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0023 1944 Rugby Union, Scottish Services v Royal Air Force, an autographed programme from the game played at Murrayfield on 30/12/1944. The programme has 27 signatures from both teams, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0024 Rugby Union, a collection of 16 original postcard back pictures, mainly team groups, includes Cardiff, Wales, Probables etc, some images trimmed, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0025 Rugby Union, Cardiff, a collection of 9 team group postcards, previously the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0026 A collection of 30 original photographs, including Rugby League and Union, mostly team groups, from the 1930's and 1940's, featuring Wales, Cardiff, Wigan etc, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £120/£140

LOT 0027 Rugby Union, a collection of three programmes, 05/04/1941 South Wales v RAF at Swansea, 16/01/1943 South Wales v RAF at Swansea, 17/04/1943 West & Welsh XV v RAF at Bristol. Estimate £40/£50

LOT 0028 Rugby Union, Royal Air Force, a collection of 5 match programmes, 20/12/1941 v London at Richmond, 03/01/1942 v Midlands at Bedford, 13/02/1943 v British Army at Leicester, 30/12/1941 v Scottish Services at Murrayfield, 03/03/1945 v British Army at Swansea, in addition are 5 original team group press photographs, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0029 Rugby Union, a collection of 4 match programmes, 01/11/1941 Army v RAF at Richmond, 09/01/1943 East Wales XV v British Army at Cardiff, 13/02/1943 British Army v RAF at Leicester, 03/03/1945 British Army v RAF at Swansea, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0030 Rugby Union, a collection of 3 match programmes, 14/10/1936 Devon v Police Union at Torquay, 18/02/1939 Police Union v The Army at White City, 21/04/1945 Combined Police and Services v Capt A Dunkleys XV at Taunton, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0031 1944 Rugby Union, South Wales v RAF, a programme from the game played on 07/10/1944 at Swansea, including a selection request from the RAF Sports Board, War Emergency Committee, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £30/£40

LOT 0032 1944 Rugby Union, South Wales v RAF, a programme from the game played on 07/10/1944 at Swansea, plus a original team group press photograph, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £30/£40

LOT 0033 1934 Rugby Union, a pair of programmes from the Welsh Public Secondary Schools v Yorkshire Public Schoolboys game played at Pontypridd on 07/04/1934, one of which is autographed, plus a single sheet programme from the East v West, Final Trial match on 24/02/1934 (poor condition), plus a 1933/34 Barry County School for Boys Rugby Club fixture booklet, and 2 photographs of Eddie Watkins, one of which is signed. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0034 Rugby Union, Probables v Possibles, a pair of programme for games played at Swansea on 01/01/1938 and 07/01/1939, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0035 1934/35 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Bristol, a programme from the game played on 08/09/1934, adhesive marks to spine and edge, together with a small press photograph from the game, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £40/£50

LOT 0036 1935/1936 Rugby Union, Cardiff v New Zealand, a programme from the game played on 26/10/1935, in poor condition, includes tape repairs and adhesive marks, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £40/£50

LOT 0037 1935/1936 Rugby Union, Abertilly & Cross Keys v New Zealand, a programme from the game played on 25/09/1935, plus a New Zealand team group picture upon a tour fixture list card, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0038 1934/1935 Rugby Union, Watsonians v Cardiff, a programme from the game played on 01/01/1935, plus a Cardiff Intinerary booklet from the Scottish tour, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0039 193/1935 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Barbarians, a programme from the game played on 20/04/1935, previous adhesive marks to rear and spine, plus a postcard of the Barbarians team, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0040 1935/36 Rugby Union, Probables v Possibles, a programme from the game played at Newport on 07/12/1935, together with a team postcard of the probables team, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0041 1935 Rugby Union, Wales v The Rest of Wales, a programme from the King George Jubilee Trust Game played at Cardiff on 04/05/1935, plus a trimmed postcard of the Welsh team, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0042 1935/36 Rugby Union, Cliff Jones XV v Glamorgan County Police, a programme from the game played at Pontypridd on 27/02/1936, together with a large team group picture of the Police team, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0043 1944 Rugby Union, Wales Services v England Services, a programme from the game played at Swansea on 25/11/1944, together with 3 team group press photographs, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £40/£50

LOT 0044 1944 Rugby Union, Wales Services v England Services, a programme from the game played at Swansea on 25/11/1944, together with 3 press photographs, includes 1 team group and 2 match action, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £40/£50

LOT 0045 1936/37 Rugby Union, Aberavon v Cardiff, a programme from the game played on 28/09/1936, poor condition, adhesive marks on rear, piece missing, but with 2 menus from the dinner held at the Grand Hotel, Port Talbot, one of which has 7 autographs, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0046 1937/1938 Rugby Union, Devon v W M Wakefields International XV, a programme from the Diamond Jubilee match played at Exeter on 18/09/1937, plus a menu from the dinner held at the Rougemont Hotel Exeter, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0047 1936 Rugby Union, Probables v Possibles, a programme from the Final trial match at Cardiff on 04/01/1936, together with a team group postcard of the probables team, creased, slight tear, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0048 1935 Rugby Union, Wales v New Zealand, a programme from the game played at Cardiff on 20/12/1935, plus a team group postcard of the Welsh team, a selection letter sent to Eddie Watkins and 3 newspaper reports. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0049 1939 Rugby Union, England v Wales, a programme from the game played on 21/01/1939, plus a menu from the dinner held at The Mayfair Hotel, London, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0050 1938 Rugby Union, Wales v England, a programme from the game played at Cardiff on 15/01/1938, together with a ticket and team group postcard of the Welsh team, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0051 1937 Rugby Union, Wales v Scotland, a programme from the game played at Swansea on 06/02/1937, together with a team group postcard of the Welsh team and 2 original press photographs, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0052 1938 Rugby Union, Wales v England, a programme from the game played at Cardiff on 15/01/1938, plus a menu from the dinner held at the Queens Hotel, Cardiff, and a team group postcard of the Welsh team, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0053 1938 Rugby Union, Wales v Ireland, a programme from the game played at Swansea on 12/03/1938, plus a menu from the dinner held at the Hotel Metropole, Swansea, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0054 1939 Rugby Union, Wales v Scotland, a programme from the game played at Cardiff on 04/02/1939, adhesive marks to spine, plus a menu from the dinner held at the Queen's Hotel, Cardiff, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0055 1936 Rugby Union, Scotland v Wales, a programme and ticket from the game played at Murrayfield on 01/02/1936, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0056 1937 Rugby Union, Ireland v Wales, a programme from the game played at Ravenhill on 03/04/1937, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £150/£200

LOT 0057 1937 Rugby Union, Ireland v Wales, a programme from the game played at Ravenhill on 03/04/1937, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £150/£200

LOT 0058 1935 Rugby Union, Cardiff v New Zealand, a VIP programme from the game played on 25/10/1935, with ribbon to side, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0059 1939 Rugby Union, Wales v Scotland, a VIP programme from the game played at Cardiff on 04/02/1939, with ribbon to side, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0060 1938 Rugby Union, Scotland v Wales, a programme from the game played at Murrayfield on 05/02/1938, adhesive marks to rear, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0061 1935 Rugby Union, Wales v Scotland, a programme for the game played at Cardiff on 02/02/1935, adhesive marks inside, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0062 1936 Rugby Union, Wales v England, an autographed programme from the game played at Swansea on 18/01/1936, adhesive marks to spine and inside. The centre pages have 14 signatures in ink, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0063 1936 Rugby Union, Wales v Ireland, a programme from the game played at Cardiff on 14/03/1936, adhesive marks inside, creased, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0064 Rugby Union, England v Wales, a programme from the game played on 16/01/1937, together with an autographed menu from the dinner held at the Mayfair Hotel, London, with 6 signatures, plus two tickets, plus 3 original press photographs, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £120/£140

LOT 0065 1946 Rugby League, Wigan, Tour of France, a very rare newspaper/programme dated 01/11/1946 for games v Catalans and Carcassonne, on 03/11/1946 records appear to indicate that only the Cacassonne game took place, with Wigan winning 26 points to 14, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £150/£200

LOT 0066 Rugby League, a collection of 13 original press photographs from the 1940's, to include the 1943/44 RL Cup Final, Bradford Northern v Wigan x2, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0067 Rugby League, a collection of 3 match programmes from England v Wales games, 18/10/41 at Bradford, 27/02/43 at Wigan, 10/03/45 at Wigan, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0068 1946 Rugby League, The Challenge Cup Final, Wigan v Wakefield Trinity, an official programme from the game played at Wembley on 04/05/1946, adhesive marks on spine and inside, plus a pirate programme by Abbott for the same game, and a team group press photograph of the Wigan team, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0069 1946 Rugby League, the Challenge Cup Final, Wigan v Wakefield Trinity, a superb Wigan notification of dinner to be held at the Mapleton Restaurant, Coventry St, London, on 04/05/1946. The card is autographed by 20 Wigan players/staff, with slight duplication, a nice item, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0070 Rugby League, a collection of four Wigan home programmes, 06/03/1943 Halifax x2, 1944 Dewsbury (RL Cup), 23/09/44 Wakefield, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0071 1938/1939 Rugby League, Wigan v St Helens Recs, a very rare programme from the game played on 26/04/1939. The was the St Helens Recs last ever game, rusty staples, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £150/£200

LOT 0072 1938/1939 Rugby League, Wigan v Broughton, a programme from the game played on 18/03/1939, slight tear at staple point, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0073 1946 Rugby League, The Championship Final, Wigan v Huddersfield, a programme from the game played at Man City on 18/05/1946, together with a programme, Belle Vue Rangers v Swinton, played on 23/04/47, plus other items formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £30/£40

LOT 0074 1938/1939 Rugby League, Wigan v Hull, a programme from the game played on 29/04/1939, formerly the property of Eddie Watkins. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0075 1946 Rugby League, the Challenge Cup Final, Wakefield Trinty v Wigan, a programme from the game played at Wembley on 04/05/1946, together with a personal Itinerary for the game to Eddie Watkins, a rosette, over 10 telegram of best wishes and good luck, a rosette and 5 press photographs and 2 match reports. Estimate £120/£140

LOT 0076 1981 Royal Memorabilia, the Wedding of Charles and Diana, a piece of the couples Wedding Cake, in the original embossed box (C&D) Buckingham Palace, 29/07/1981, given to the vendors relative. Estimate £600/£800

LOT 0077 1986 Royal Memorabilia, a glass paperweight, containing the original flowers from the Duke & Duchess of York's Wedding at Westminster Abbey on 23/07/1986. The vendor's relative was responsible for the flowers at the wedding. Estimate £200/£300

LOT 0078 1985 Royal Memorabilia, a Christmas Card signed by Elizabeth and Philip, sent to the vendors relative. Estimate £500/£800

LOT 0079 1986 Royal Memorabilia, a formal photograph of the Queen and King, mounted, and signed at the bottom of the mount by Elizabeth and Philip, sent to the vendors relative. Estimate £500/£800

LOT 0080 1985 Royal Memorabilia, Prince Edward, an autographed, mounted photograph, dated 21/06/1985, a few months after his 21st Birthday, signed at the bottom of the mount 'Edward'. Estimate £200/£300

LOT 0081 1973 Royal Memorabilia, Princess Anne, a hand written letter dated 13/11/1973 on Buckingham Palace notepaper, thanking staff for the contribution made for their Wedding present, the letter is signed by Anne and Mark. Estimate £300/£400

LOT 0082 1981 Royal Memorabilia, The Queen, a typed letter on Buckingham Palace notepaper, to the Lord Chamberlain, thanking him for the arrangements made for the Wedding of Charles and Diana, signed on 30/07/1981, Elizabeth R. Estimate £500/£800

LOT 0083 1987 Royal Memorabilia, Princess Diana, a personal note, with original envelope, dated 17/09/1987, thanking vendors relative for arranging the Wedding flowers, signed at the bottom 'Diana'. Estimate £800/£1000

LOT 0084 1977 Royal Memorabilia, The Queen, a personal note thanking staff for a gift for the Silver Jubilee, signed at the bottom, 'Elizabeth R'. Estimate £500/£800

LOT 0085 Rugby Union, Cardiff, a collection of 10 home programmes in various condition, 1945/46 (9), 1949 (1) Rest Of Wales. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0086 1901 Cycling, Glasgow International Exhibition, the Northern Cycling and Motoring Club, Grand Annual Sports Day, a programme from the Grand Annual Sports Day, held on 31/08/1901 at the Exhibition Sports Ground, Glasgow, ex bound volume. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0087 1935 Rugby Union, Northern Football Club, a menu from the Diamond Jubilee Dinner, held at the Grand Assembly Rooms, Newcastle, on 14/12/1935, marked on cover, contents good. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0088 1948 Olympic Games, London, a brass plaque given to dignatories, officials etc. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0089 1964 Olympic Games, Tokyo, a pair of programme from the Athletics held on 19th and 20th October 1964 (programme numbered 6 & 7). Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0090 1948 Olympic Games, London, a programme from the Closing Ceremony held at Wembley on 14/08/1948, plus a very rare unused ticket (This is strange because it is a hand-written duplicate ticket, which was issued but not used). Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0091 1904 Olympic Games, Louisiana, a rare ticket for admittance into the Purchase Exposition Day Number 186. The Olympic games were held during this exposition. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0092 1956 Olympic Games, Melbourne, a complete set of 8 programme and 8 tickets for the Atheltics Events held during the games, the tickets are contained within a special souvenir wallet. Estimate £160/£180

LOT 0093 1960 Olympic Games, Rome, a collection of 8 programmes and 8 tickets from the Athletics events held during the games, complete weith original ticket wallet. Estimate £160/£180

LOT 0094 1970 Commonwealth Games, a collection of 3 items, a collection of 3 items belonging to J Coyne an Assistant to the director during the games, a brass commemorative medal, a metal badge with blue cloth attached, and a plastic nametag from the official. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0095 1948 Olympic Games, London, an official medal as given to participants of the games. Estimate £160/£180

LOT 0096 1953 Rugby Union, Ireland v France, an autographed album page of the French team that played in Belfast on 24/01/1953, there are 15 signatures in ink on the page. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0097 Rugby Union, Leicester FC, a collection of 6 tickets to the members stand, all in very good condition, 24/10/1903 Moseley, 17/10/1903 Bristol, 05/12/1903 Coventry, 17/09/1904 Plymouth, 29/12/1904 Fettes-Lorretonians, 18/11/1905 Northampton. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0098 1930 Cricket, a 9ct gold medal awarded by the Birmingham Parks Cricket Association to the winners of the Division 2 Championship team in 1930, in presentation box. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0099 Other Sports, including Horse Racing, Motor Racing, Stock Card Racing, etc, a collection of 35 programmes from various events, from the 1950's onwards in mixed condition, includes good West Country content. Estimate £40/£60

LOT 0100 A collection of 6 Rugby Union programmes, plus an autographed International Water Polo programme, Wales v Scotland on 21/08/1948, at Barry Amateur Swimming Club, and a 1948 Basketball in Wales Booklet. Estimate £30/£40

LOT 0101 Rugby League, Official programme/List Of Players, Wakefield Trinity v New Zealand, played 23/10/1907 at the Trinity Athletic Ground, Belle Vue, Wakefield, The game was the second fixture of the 1907 tour of England. Estimate £320/£360

LOT 0102 1908 Rugby League The First Kangaroos, The Australian 'Test Pioneers' tour of England 1908, A picture postcard, displaying the touring players/staff, all named below with original postcard back (unused), In addition the 'War Cry' of the touring Australian team, printed on a postcard, with original back (un-used), in the native language of the war cry and translated on the opposite side!. Estimate £60/£70

LOT 0103 1930/1940's Rowing , A historical collection of items to include a photograph album containing over 90 original photographs relating to Imperial College Rowing Club, many team groups and action images are included, A signed menu from Lent Term 1943 'Bump Supper', hand signed by approx. 24, Two large photographs (one framed & glazed) of Petershouse 1st Lent & May Boat 1944, A Imperial College Boat Club Team group mounted picture form 1954 & approx. 24 loose original photographs all relating to Rowing, In addition London Old Denstonians Club Register & Rules 1950 plus a 1934 Imperial College programme/Itinerary for heats, a superb collection of unique items. Estimate £60/£70

LOT 0104 Le Miroir Des Sports, A collection of 56 Issues of the French Sporting Magazine, covering the War Time period of 1941-1943, outstanding sporting content to Include Football, Rugby, Cycling, Athletics, Boxing, Swimming etc.. Estimate £120/£140

LOT 0105 Cricket, 1931 England v New Zealand, Original Art Work by MAC (some damage) In addition there are 17 large format team group pictures with printed signatures in borders, to Include Australian Touring team 1968 & 1972, New Zealand Touring side 1973, Plus England, Kent, West Indies & Rest Of The World. Estimate £70/£80

LOT 0106 Olympic Games, A collection of 60 Summer & Winter Olympic related items to Include Commemorative Covers & Envelopes, Olympic Themed Stamps, First Day Covers, Postcards Photographs & Magazines, Also Included are 4 Olympic Games Tokyo 1964 Great Britain Baggage Labels/Tags (unused), A 1956 Winter Olympics leather stamp holder/wallet, All Formally the property of Sir Athur Porritt, he was a New Zealand Physician, Military Surgeon, Statesman and Athlete, He served as the 11th Governor-General of New Zealand between 1967 and 1972, He represented New Zealand at the 1924 Summer Olympics in Paris, France, winning a bronze medal in the 100m dash, the famed "Chariots of Fire" race, He also won two heats in the 200m, but came fifth in the semi-final. Porritt was captain of the New Zealand team at the 1928 Summer Olympics in Amsterdam, but withdrew from the 100m because of an injury, Porritt is only one of two people to have the rare honour of twice being the New Zealand flag bearer at Olympic Games, the other being Les Mills, After retirement from athletics Porritt was New Zealand's team manager at the 1934 British Empire Games in London and 1936 Summer Olympics in Berlin. Porritt was the New Zealand member of the International Olympic Committee from 1934 to 1967, He was the first President of the IOC Medical Commission and served from 1961 to 1967. He served as chairman of the British Empire and Commonwealth Games Federation from the 1950 Auckland games to the 1966 Kingston games. Estimate £280/£320

LOT 0107 Olympic & Sporting Badges, A personal collection of 370+ Eastern European badges, mainly all relating to Sporting events, Includes Summer & Winter Olympics, Football, Athletics, Ice Hockey, Fencing, Chess, Table Tennis, Boxing, Skiing, Gymnastics, Equestrian etc. Inspection will reward, high retail value. Estimate £200/£250

LOT 0108 Cricket, 1899 Original Postcard of Mr V Trumper, The Australian batsman Trumper was a last minute selection for the 1899 Australian team to England. He soon showed his ability, scoring 135 not out against England at Lord's Cricket Ground and 300 not out against Sussex, In Addition is a 1911 Caricature drawing with adverts to reverse of FR Foster Of Warwickshire & England, Drawing by Chas Baker. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0109 Rugby League, Great Britain 1988 Tour of Australia, Five programmes from the tour games v Brisbane (15/06/1988), Toowoomba & South West Queensland (22/06/1988), Australian Rugby League Presidents XIII (05/07/1988), Western Division (03/07/1988) & Wide Bay (25/06/1988).. Estimate £60/£70

LOT 0110 Boxing, A programme & Two tickets for the Chris Eubank v Michael Watson fight, that took place on 22/06/1991 At Earls Court, In addition is a programme & Two tickets (one ringside) for the 'Rematch' At Tottenham Hotspur 21/09/1991, Where tragically Michael Watson collapsed in the ring in the 12th round! In addition to the programmes is a 'Boxing News' magazine previewing the rematch & Daily Mirror Boxer/Trainer passes (x3) & VIP passes (x4). Estimate £60/£70

LOT 0111 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Cardiff & District Union, an official programme for the match played 02/09/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0112 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Bridgend, an official programme for the match played 05/09/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0113 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Pill Harriers, an official programme for the match played 09/09/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0114 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Pontypool, an official programme for the match played 12/09/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0115 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Swansea, an official programme for the match played 26/09/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0116 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Plymouth Albion, an official programme for the match played 10/10/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0117 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v St Barts Hospital, an official programme for the match played 28/10/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0118 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Aberavon, an official programme for the match played 31/10/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0119 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Newport, an official programme for the match played 14/11/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0120 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Leicester, an official programme for the match played 28/11/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0121 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Llanelly, an official programme for the match played 12/12/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0122 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Moseley, an official programme for the match played 19/12/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0123 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Devonport Services, an official programme for the match played 24/12/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0124 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Coventry, an official programme for the match played 26/12/1925, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0125 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Bristol, an official programme for the match played 02/01/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0126 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Neath, an official programme for the match played 23/01/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0127 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Portsmouth Services, an official programme for the match played 30/01/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0128 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Gloucester, an official programme for the match played 13/02/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0129 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Penarth, an official programme for the match played 13/03/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0130 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Newport, an official programme for the match played 20/03/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0131 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Guys Hospital, an official programme for the match played 27/03/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0132 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Barbarians, an official programme for the match played 03/04/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0133 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Harlequins, an official programme for the match played 05/04/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0134 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Northampton, an official programme for the match played 06/04/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0135 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Blackheath, an official programme for the match played 10/04/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0136 1925/1926 Rugby Union, Cardiff v Swansea, an official programme for the match played 17/04/1926, Ex-bound volume. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0137 Formula One, Motor Racing, a superb Ferrari 312T Model Kit, produced by Tamiya in Japan, this is from the 1.12 scale (big scale series) and is in an unused condition, many of the parts in the original plastic packaging. The outer packaging is torn, but complete, a nice item, rare in this condition (also with construction leaflets, and glue!). Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0138 1966 Boxing, Muhammed Ali v Henry Cooper, a programme from the Heavy Weight Championship of the World at Arsenal on 21/05/1966, included a single sheet colour flysheet, together with a replica ticket. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0139 1966 Boxing, Muhammed Ali v Henry Cooper, a ticket from the fight held at Arsenal 21/05/1966, the ticket is autographed by Henry Cooper, in addition is a signed photograph also signed by Sir Henry. Estimate £70/£90

LOT 0140 A nice collection of non-football memorabilia, the collector was a staunch Nationalist, and collected a lot of signed items including War-time memorabilia, Montgomery, Mountbatton, Churchill, Bader, RAF Heroes, Postcard etc. Estimate £130/£150

LOT 0141 Cricket, a colour Vanity Fair Print, from the 'World' John Richard Mason of Kent and England (Wisden Cricketer of the Year, 1898), the picture has a clipped signature of Mason laid down to it. Estimate £30/£40

LOT 0142 Boxing, a large box of press photographs, over 700, many from the 1970's onwards, and includes promotional cards, mainly amateur boxers. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0143 1950 Cricket, a collection of 29 press photographs, all from the England v West Indies game at Trent Bridge, Nottingham, nicely displayed. Estimate £130/£150

LOT 0144 Cricket, an autographed Shane Warne, limited edition 586/2000, Autobiography, bound volume produced by Cassell Illustrated. Estimate £50/£60

LOT 0145 1926 Cricket, The Australia Tour Of England, an album page signed by 8 of the tour team, Bardsley, Collins, MacCartney, Richardson, Gregory, Taylor, Oldfield, and Everett, nicely displayed together with a team postcard. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0146 Cricket, Australia Legends, a pair of autographs, Victor Thomas Trumper and Clement Hill, the clipped signatures are nicely laid down to a picture of the player, and career history. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0147 Cricket, Thomas Hayward (Surrey and England), an original postcard, displayed with his autograph, the clipped signature is nicely laid down next to his career history. Estimate £40/£60

LOT 0148 1948 Cricket, an Australian squad magazine picture, signed in ink by 16 players, includes Barnes & Bradman, plus the manager K.Johnson. Estimate £300/£400

LOT 0149 1938 Cricket, an autographed, Australian Official Tour Sheet, signed in ink by 13 players, including Barnes & Bradman, plus the manager W H Jeanes, plus an original team postcard. Estimate £250/£300

LOT 0150 Cricket, Autographs, a collection of 7 original letters from famous Cricketers, nicely displayed with career history alongside, Sir Francis Stanley Jackson (Yorkshire & England), James Alexander Taylor (Leicestershire & Scotland), Leslie John Todd (Kent & England), William George Quaife (Warwickshire & England), Alfred Ernest Dipper (Gloucestershire & England), Thomas William Goddard (Gloucestershire & England), John 'Jack' Mercer (Sussex, Glamorgan & Wales), Andrew Sandham (Surrey & England). Estimate £260/£280

LOT 0151 Boxing, a pair of autographs for Billy Welles and Georges Carpentier, clipped and laid down, nicely, beneath two original postcards, the Carpentier signature is dated 1928. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0152 1953/54 Rugby Union, the autographs of the New Zealand 'All Blacks' touring party. A total of 32 original signatures in ink, on two album pages, on reverse the signatures of the 1953 Wales and England teams from the game at Cardiff Arms Park. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0153 Athletics, a large hardback notebook, dated 1950, with many signatures of Athletic Competitiors, noted are Chataway and Bannister, and many Olympic Stars, Moore, Doubleday, Pirie, etc, viewing recommended. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0154 1930's Horse Racing, a collection of 36 Racecards from various tracks, including, Ascot, Alexandra Park, Gatwick, Hurst Park, Manchester, Doncaster, Liverpool, Newmarket, Swindson, Etc, in addition are 2 Greyhound Cards from Harringey and White City, in various condition, some with rusty staples. Estimate £300/£400

LOT 0155 1988 Golf, The Open Championship, held at Royal Lytham St Annes, a stewards armband from the competition (Hole 10), plus a further collection of tickets from other Golf tournaments, and various Sports including Rugby, Horse Racing, Cricket, etc. Estimate £40/£60

LOT 0156 1938 Cricket, C J Barnett, an autographed cricket bat, used by Charlie Barnett, the face of the bat is signed 'With this bat I scored 126 for England v Australia, 1st Team Match 1938, C J Barnett'. The Gunn & Moore bat is signed on the reverse by 13 England Cricketers and by 14 Australian Cricketers, including Don Bradman & Sidney Barnes (it is also autographed by the complete Gloucestershire and Lancashire teams), The first test took place at Trent Bridge between the 10th and 14th June 1938. Charlie Barnett was born in Cheltenham in 1910, who played in 20 tests from 1933 to to 1948, he was one of Wisden's 5 Cricketers of the year in 1937, he played cricket for Gloucestershire, before retiring from County Cricket and playing for Rochdale, prior to becoming a School Coach, he died in 1982. Estimate £200/£300

LOT 0157 Cricket, International Teams, a collection of 13 autographed team sheets, 1986 West Indies tour to England, 1986 West Indies tour to Pakistan, 1986 New Zealand tour to the UK, 1988 West Indies tour to the UK (missing Richards, Marshall and Simmons), 1988 Sri Lanka against Nottinghamshire, 1990 Zimbabwe tour of England, 1990 India tour of England, 1990 New Zealand tour of Pakistan, 1991 West Indies tour to Australia, 1996 Pakistan against Nottinghamshire, 1999 South Afrcia, World Cup Squad, 2000 New Zealand A, to Holland and England. Estimate £120/£140

LOT 0158 Cricket, England, a collection of 13 autographed team sheets, some for tours, some from special games, 1971 On Green Card (no specific game on tour), 1984/85 Tour, 1986 Tour of Bangladesh, Sri Lanaka and Zimbabwe, 1986/87 Australia, 1988 Test against West Indies x2, 1988 Texaco Cup against West Indies, 1989 Test against Australia, 1990 Test against New Zealand, 1990 Tour of Zimbabwe and Kenya, 1990 Tour of West Indies, 1990/91 Tour of Australia/New Zealand, 1993 Test team at Trent Bridge. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0159 Cricket, Australia State Cricket, a collection of 8 autographed team sheets, 1989 Western Australia (against NSW), 1989 Queensland (against Western Australia), 1990 Western Australia (missing Marsh) against Tasmani, 1994 Victoria (against Tasmania), 1994 Victoria (against NSW), 1994 New South Wales (against Victoria), 1994 Tasmania (against Victoria), 1995 Victoria (against England). Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0160 Cricket, a collection of 12 County Cricket team autographed team sheets, 1988 Warwickshire (missing Donald), Sussex, Somerset, Northamptonshire (missing Larkins, Carter, and Moon), Gloucestershire, Essex, 1990 Gloucestershire, Yorkshire, 1991 Warwickshire, 1992 Kent (missing Brimson), Northamptonshire (missing Montgomerie, Pearson), 1995 Leicestershire. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0161 Cricket, Australia, a collection of 7 autographed team sheets, 1975 Canada and UK (missing Higgs), 1981 Sri- Lanka and UK, 1991 West Indies, 1992 Sri-Lanka, 1993 United Kingdom, 1993 New Zealand (card), 1995 England (Young Australia). Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0162 1921 Cricket, Australia v C I Thornton's England XI, an autographed pair of album pages, nicely framed and displayed for the game that took place at Scarborough in 1921. Both teams have signed on 2 hard cards, a total of 26 signatures. Estimate £300/£400

LOT 0163 1974 Cricket/Boxing, an autographed programme/menu from the Don Bradman tribute dinner/boxing tournament held at the London Hilton Hotel on 13th May 1974. Menu from the event held by the Lord Taverners, is signed on the front cover by Bradman, and has a further 13 autographs, including Evans, Hutton, Bedser and Edrich. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0164 Athletics, a collection of Worcestershire gentleman, who officiated at many Athletics Meetings both in the Uk and Overseas, there are over 120 different items, mainly from the 1970's, some international content noted. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0165 1960 Olympic Games, a collection of 16 programmes from the games held in Rome, in very good condition, plus a tour brochure, duplication noted, and includes 3 Boxing programmes, dated 25th August to 3rd September, which feature Cassius Clay (Muhammad Ali). Estimate £800/£1000

LOT 0166 Speedway, a collection of 17 Belle Vue, Manchester, Speedway Programmes, 1937 (3), 1938 (4), 1939 (2), 1940 (2), 1941 (2), 31/03/45 The Champions Trophy. Estimate £220/£240

LOT 0167 1935 Rugby Union, Wales v New Zealand, an original programme from the game played on 21/12/1935 at Cardiff Arms Park, the programme is autographed by W.Wooler, folded, split spine. Estimate £140/£160

LOT 0168 1905 Rugby Union, Wales v New Zealand, a collection of 3 programmes that were reproduced in 1935 and apparently given away free at that game. Estimate £120/£140

LOT 0169 1940/41 Rugby League, Huddersfield v Bramley, a programme from the game played on 14/09/1940. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0170 1933 Rugby League, England v Australia, a programme from the first test match, played at Broughton Rangers on 07/10/1933, folded, grubby back pages. Estimate £130/£150

LOT 0171 Boxing, a collection of 57 of the weekly newspaper from 1912 to 1914, a weekly magazine published in London and the provinces (noted as the only paper in the world devoted to Boxing) the forerunner the Boxing News, the magazine was formed in 1909 by John Murray and featured a picture if a boxer on the front cover. This lot provides an opportunity to obtain very early examples of this iconic newspaper/magazine. Estimate £400/£500

LOT 0172 1935 Horse Racing, a menu from a dinner held by Gordon Richards on 26/11/1935, at the Georgian Room, Piccadilly Hotel, London. The menu is signed by Gordon Richards, A W Richardson, T Barber, A Burns, and AN Other, and comes with a boxed gift (with Gordon Richards compliments) of a harmonica. Estimate £200/£300

LOT 0173 1908/1909 Rugby League, Warrington v Australians, a programme/card from the game played on 14/11/1908. Estimate £400/£500

LOT 0174 1921/22 Rugby League, Warrington v Broughton Rangers, a programme from the game played on 27/08/1921, heavy creased, frayed edges, torn and distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0175 1921/22 Rugby League, Warrington v Wakefield Trinity, a programme from the game played on 01/10/1921, heavy creased, frayed edges, torn, tape repairs and distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0176 1922/23 Rugby League, Warrington v Barrow, a programme from the game played on 09/09/1921, creased, frayed edges, sepearted at spine, distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0177 1922/23 Rugby League, Warrington v Widnes, a programme from the game played on 23/12/1922, split sines, sl tears, rust marks. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0178 1922/23 Rugby League, Warrington v Widnes, a programme from the game played on 23/12/1922, front cover split, frayed edges, torn and distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0179 1922/23 Rugby League, Warrington v Broughton Rangers, a programme from the game played on 03/02/1923, frayed edges, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0180 1922/23 Rugby League, Warrington v Swinton, a programme from the game played on 10/02/1923, frayed edges, creased, slight tears. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0181 1922/23 Rugby League, Warrington v Halifax, a programme from the League Cup game played on 17/02/1923, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0182 1922/23 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens Recs, a programme from the game played on 24/03/1923, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0183 1922/23 Rugby League, Warrington v Salford, a programme from the game played on 07/04/1923, torn, creased, frayed edges. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0184 1922/23 Rugby League, Warrington v Rochdale Hornets, a programme from the game played on 14/07/1923, torn, creased, frayed edges, split spine. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0185 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v Barrow, a programme from the game played on 25/08/1923, creased, frayed edges. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0186 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v Wakefield Trinity, a programme from the game played on 08/09/1923, creased, frayed edges, torn, small piece missing on front bottom corner. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0187 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens Recs, a programme from the game played on 22/09/1923, creased, fraye edges. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0188 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v Barrow, a programme from the Lancs Senior Cup game played on 13/10/1923, creased, frayed edges. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0189 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v Barrow, a programme from the Lancs Senior cup game played on 13/10/1923, creased, torn, frayed edges, distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0190 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v Widnes, a programme from the Lancs Senior Cup game played on 27/10/1923, creased, torn, Frayed edge. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0191 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v Wigan, a programme from the game played on 17/11/1923, torn, creased, frayed edges, distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0192 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v Rochdale, a programme from the game played on 26/12/1923, frayed edges, creaded. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0193 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v Oldham, a programme from the game played on 12/01/1924, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0194 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v Salford, a programme from the game played on 26/01/1924, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0195 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v Dalton, a programme from the Cup game played on 16/02/1924, creased, frayed edges, slight mark (this was the first time that Dalton, Furness, progressed to the first round of the Rugby League Challenge Cup). Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0196 1923/24 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens, a programme from the game played on 23/02/1924, creased, slight tear. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0197 1924/25 Rugby League, Warrington v Featherstone, a programme from the game played on 20/09/1924, creased, frayed edge. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0198 1924/25 Rugby League, Warrington v Barrow, a programme from the game played on 06/12/1924, creased, torn, frayed edge, distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0199 1924/25 Rugby League, Warrington v Oldham, a programme from the game played on 13/12/1924, creased, frayed edge. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0200 1924/25 Rugby League, Warrington v Rochdale, a programme from the game played on 01/01/1925, creased, frayed edges, marked. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0201 1924/25 Rugby League, Warrington v Keighley, a programme from the game played on 10/01/1925, creased, frayed edges. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0202 1924/25 Rugby League, Warrington v Leigh, a programme from the game played on 07/03/1925, creased, torn, frayed edges. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0203 1924/25 Rugby League, Warrington v Leeds, a programme from the game played on 13/04/1925, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0204 1924/25 Rugby League, Warrington v Bramley, a programme from the game played on 25/04/1925, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0205 1925/26 Rugby League, Warrington v Batley, a programme from the game played on 29/08/1925, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0206 1925/26 Rugby League, Warrington v Bradford, a programme from the game played on 12/09/1925, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0207 1925/26 Rugby League, Warrington v Swinton, a programme from the game played on 31/10/1925, creased, slight tears. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0208 1925/26 Rugby League, Warrington v Oldham, a programme from the game played on 12/12/1925, creased, torn, distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0209 1925/26 Rugby League, Warrington v Dewsbury, a programme from the game played on 02/01/1926, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0210 1925/26 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens Recs, a programme from the game played on 27/02/1926, creased, slight tear, slight marked. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0211 1926/27 Rugby League, Warrington v Rochdale, a programme from the game played in early January 1927, creased, torn, piece missing from the top of the programme. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0212 1926/27 Rugby League, Warrington v Broughton Rangers, a programme from the game played on 29/01/1927, creased, split spine, frayed edge. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0213 1926/27 Rugby League, Warrington v Hull KR, a programme from the game played on 11/04/1927, creased, slight marks. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0214 1926/27 Rugby League, Warrington v Pontypridd, a programme from the game played on 16/04/1927, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0215 1926/27 Rugby League, Warrington v Swinton, a programme from the game played on 18/04/1927, creased, torn, frayed edge. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0216 1926/27 Rugby League, Warrington v Featherstone, a programme from the game played on 19/04/1927, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0217 1927/28 Rugby League, Warrington v Halifax, a programme from the game played on 10/09/1927, creased, frayed edges, torn, distressed. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0218 1927/28 Rugby League, Warrington v Dewsbury, a programme from the game played on 03/12/1927, creased, frayed edge. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0219 1929/30 Rugby League, Warrington v Hunslet, a programme from the game played on 28/09/1929, creased, frayed edge, torn. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0220 1929/30 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens Recs, a programme from the game played on 09/11/1929, creased, frayed edge, torn. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0221 1929/30 Rugby League, Warrington v Hull, a programme from the game played on 16/11/1929, creased, slight frayed edge. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0222 1929/30 Rugby League, Warrington v Salford, a programme from the game played on 28/12/1929, creased, frayed edge, torn. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0223 1929/30 Rugby League, Warrington v Oldham, a programme from the game played on 11/01/1930, creased, frayed edge, slight tears. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0224 1929/30 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens, a programme from the game played on 18/01/1930, creased, frayed edge, torn. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0225 1929/30 Rugby League, Warrington v Wakefield Trinity, a programme from the game played on 01/02/1930, creased, slight marks. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0226 1929/30 Rugby League, Warrington v Broughton, a programme from the game played on 01/03/1930, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0227 1929/30 Rugby League, Warrington v Barrow, a programme from the game played on 15/03/1930, creased, frayed edge, slight marked. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0228 1929/30 Rugby League, At Warrington, Lancashire v Glamorgan and Monmouth, a programme from the game played on 12/04/1930, creased, torn, frayed edges, split spine. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0229 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Halifax, a programme from the game played on 27/09/1930, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0230 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Swinton, a programme from the game played on 11/10/1930, creased, torn, frayed edges, distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0231 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens Recs, a programme from the game played on 01/11/1930, creased, torn, frayed edges, distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0232 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Bramley, a programme from the game played on 15/11/1930, creased, torn, frayed edge. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0233 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Huddersfield, a programme from the game played on 29/11/1930, creased, torn, frayed edges, distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0234 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Castleford, a programme from the game played on 13/12/1930, creased. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0235 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Widnes, a programme from the game played on 25/12/1930, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0236 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Broughton Rangers, a programme from the game played on 27/12/1930, creased, tears, frayed edges. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0237 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens, a programme from the game played on 10/01/1931, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0238 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Hull, a programme from the game played on 17/01/1931, creased, slight tear. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0239 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Wigan, a programnme from the game played on 07/02/1931, creased, torn. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0240 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Swinton, a programme from the game played on 06/04/1931, creased, torn & worn. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0241 1931/32 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens Rec, a programme from the game played on 29/08/1931, creased, torn. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0242 1931/32 Rugby League, Warrington v Bramley, a programme from the game played on 26/09/1931, creased, torn edge. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0243 1931/32 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens Rec, a programme from the game played on 10/10/1931, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0244 1931/32 Rugby League, Warrington v York, a programme from the game played on 24/10/1931, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0245 1931/32 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens, a programme from the game played on 21/11/1931, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0246 1931/32 Rugby League, Warrington v Highfield, a programme from the game played on 19/12/1931, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0247 1931/32 Rugby League, Warrington v Rochdale, a programme from the game played on 26/12/1931, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0248 1931/32 Rugby League, Warrington v Halifax, a programme from the game played on 02/01/1932, creased, torn. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0249 1932/32 Rugby League, Warrington v Hull KR, a programme from the game played on 06/02/1932, creased, frayed edge, torn. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0250 1931/32 Rugby League, Warrington v Widnes, a programme from the game played on 25/03/1932, creased, slight tear. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0251 1931/32 Rugby league, Warrington v Swinton, a programme from the game played on 28/03/1932, creased. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0252 1932/33 Rugby League, Warrington v Wigan, a programme from the game played on 17/09/1932, creased, slight tear. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0253 1932/33 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens Recs, a programme from the game played on 01/10/1932, creased, slight marked. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0254 1932/33 Rugby League, Warrington v Salford, a programme from the game played on 22/10/1932, creased, slight tear, worn. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0255 1932/33 Rugby League, Warrington v Hull KR, a programme from the game played on 05/11/1932, creased, slight tearsd, frayed edge. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0256 1932/33 Rugby League, Warrington v Oldham, a programme from the game played on 03/12/1932, creased, frayed edges, slight tear, slight marked. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0257 1932/33 Rugby League, Warrington v Barrow, a programme from the game played on 17/12/1932, creased, frayed edges, split spine, distressed. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0258 1932/33 Rugby League, Warrington v Rochdale, a programme from the game played on 02/01/1933, creased, frayed edge. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0259 1932/33 Rugby League, Warrington v Halifax, a programme from the game played on 18/03/1933, creased, frayed edges, split spine, torn and distressed. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0260 1932/33 Rugby League, Warrington v Swinton, a programme from the game played on 17/04/1933, creased. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0261 1933/34 Rugby League, Warrington v Wigan, a programme from the game played on 26/08/1933, creased, slight tear. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0262 1933/34 Rugby League, Warrington v Salford, a programme from the game played on 13/09/1933, creased, slight tear. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0263 1933/34 Rugby League, Warrington v Broughton Rangers, a programme from the game played on 03/02/1934, creased, frayed edge. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0264 1933/34 Rugby League, Warrington v Batley, a programme from the game played on 03/03/1934, creased, frayed edge. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0265 1933/34 Rugby League, Warrington v Widnes, a programme from the game played on 30/03/1934, creased, slight tear on spine, slight marked. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0266 1933/34 Rugby League, Warrington v Swinton, a programme from the game played on 02/04/1934, creased, frayed edge, slight mark. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0267 1933/34 Rugby League, Warrington v York, a programme from the game played on 07/04/1934, creased, frayed edge, slight mark, slight tear. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0268 1934/35 Rugby League, Warrington v Broughton Rangers, a programme from the game played on 01/09/1934, creased. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0269 1934/35 Rugby League, Warrington v Hull, a programme from the game played on 09/02/1935, creased, slight tear, frayed edge. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0270 1934/35 Rugby League, Warrington v St Helens Recs, a programme from the game played on 06/04/1935, creased, slight tears. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0271 1935/36 Rugby League, Warrington v Huddersfield, a programme from the game played on 31/08/1935, creased, worn, slight marks. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0272 1935/36 Rugby League, Warrington v York, a programme from the game played on 02/11/1935, creased, torn, split spine. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0273 1935/36 Rugby League, Warrington v Liverpool Stanley, a programme from the game played on 14/12/1935, creased). Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0274 1935/36 Rugby League, Warrington v Barrow, a programme from the game played on 26/12/1935, creased. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0275 1936/37 Rugby League, Warrington v Swinton, a programme from the game played on 29/03/1937, creased, frayed edge. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0276 1936/37 Rugby League, Warrington v Leeds, a programme from the game played on 24/04/1937. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0277 1937/38 Rugby League, at Warrington, Lancshire v Australia, a programme from the game played on 29/09/1937. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0278 1937/38 Rugby League, Warrington v Australia, a programme from the game played on 27/11/1937, folded, creased, frayed edge. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0279 1937/38 Rugby League, Warrington v Australia, a programme from the game played on 27/11/1937, creassed, frayed edges, slight tears. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0280 1937/38 Rugby League, Warrington v Swinton, a programme from the game played on 27/12/1937, creased, slight tears. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0281 1937/38 Rugby League, Warrington v Hull, a programme from a game played on 22/01/1938, creased, slight tears, frayed edge, slight mark. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0282 1938/39 Rugby League, Warrington v Leeds, a programme from the game played on 22/10/1938, folded. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0283 1938/39 Rugby League, Warrington v Widnes, a programme from the game played on 19/11/1938, folded. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0284 1923/1924 Rugby League, Widnes v Warrington, a programme from the Replayed Lancashire Cup game played on 01/11/1923, DOF, Ink writing on team line up pages. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0285 1929/30 Rugby League, Wigan v Warrington, a programme for the game played on 15/02/1930, crease. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0286 1929/30 Rugby League, St Helens v Leeds, a programme from the game played on 26/04/1930, folded. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0287 1930/31 Rugby League, Leigh v Warrington, a programme from the game played on 25/04/1931, creased, frayed edge, 8 pages all detached, but complete. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0288 1931/32 Rugby League, Swinton v Warrington, a programme from the game played on 05/09/1931, creased, frayed edge, slight tear. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0289 1933 Rugby League Challenge Final, Huddersfield vWarrington a programme from the game played at Wembley on 06/05/1933, slight creased. Estimate £200/£300

LOT 0290 1934/35 Rugby League Championship Final, Swinton v Warrington, a programme from the game played at Wigan on 11/05/1935, creased, torn. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0291 1936/37 Rugby League Championship Final, Salford v Warrington, a programme from the game played at Wigan on 01/05/1937, creased, frayed edges. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0292 1937/38 Rugby League, The Lancashire Senior Cup Final, Barrow v Warrington, a programme from the game played at Wigan on 23/10/1937, torn, creased, back page detached. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0293 Rugby League, Warrington Rugby Club, a collection of 7 booklets, the reports and statements of acconts, 1925/26 to 1928/29, 1930/31 to 1932/33, plus 1933/34 and 1934/35 in poor condition. Estimate £140/£160

LOT 0294 Rugby League, Warrington Rugby Club, a collection of 3 hardbacked fixture booklets, 1894/95, 1896/97, 1904/05, in good condition. Estimate £140/£160

LOT 0295 A collection of 8 postcards in various condition, from the 1920's to include Wigan RFC, Broughton Rangers, Rochdale Hornets, and Newcastle Utd English Cup team, together with a famous Football Teams (Rugby) Booklet, (covers poor, contents good). Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0296 A collection of 7 programmes from various Sports events including 16/09/1944 Barnsley v Derby Co football programme, in poor condition, 27/01/47 Joe Davis v Fred Davis, Grand Snooker Match at Park Hall, Warrington, 1938 Lancashire v Australians, Cricket Scorecard. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0297 Rugby League, a large collection of very poor and poor condition programmes, newspaper cuttings, and parts of programmes etc, including 14/07/28 & 21/07/28 Australia v England at Sydney (The Rugby League News), 25/03/1933 Rugby League Cup S/F, Warrington v St Helens at Swinton, 1933 Rugby League Cup Final, The Warrington Examiner newspaper, viewing strongly recommended!. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0298 Rugby League, Warrington, a collection of 92 home programmes from 1946/47 to 1958/59, the season split is as follows, 1946/47 (10), 1947/48 (10), 1948/49 (8), 1949/50 (11), 1950/51 (3), 1951/52 (8), 1952/53 (10), 1954/55 (1), 1955/56 (6), 1956/57 (13), 1957/58 (6), 1958/59 (5), 1959/60 (1). Estimate £400/£500

LOT 0299 Rugby League, Warrington, a collection of 20 away programmes from 1946/47 to 1953/54, in various condition, the split is as follows: 1946/47 Wigan, Salford, Belle Vue, Liverpool Stanley (08/03/47), St Helens, Liverpool Stanley (21/05/47), 1948/49 Liverpool Stanley (detached covers), Leigh (Lancs Cup), St Helens, Leigh (18/04/49), 1949/50 Salford, Wigan (poor), 1950/51 Swinton, Leigh (Lancs Cup), St Helens, Wigan, 1951/52 Liverpool City, St Helens, 1952/53 Wigan, Leeds. Estimate £140/£160

LOT 0300 Rugby League, a collection of 16 big match programmes, in various condition, to include 10/04/1944 Rugby League S/F, Wigan v Leeds, 19/04/47 Rugby League Cup S/F, Bradford Northern v Warrington at Swinton, 13/11/48 Lancs Cup Final, Warrington v Wigan at Swinton, 01/04/50 Rugby League Cup S/F, Leeds v Warrington, at Bradford. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0301 Rugby League, a collection of 9 big match programmes and menus to include 22/11/1951, Lancashire v New Zealand at Warrington, programme, dinner menu and invitation card. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0302 1951 Rugby League, an autographed menu card from the dinner and reception given to the New Zealand touring team by Warrington FC, held at the Masonic Hall on 13/10/1951. The menu has over 50 signatures in ink, throughout. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0303 Rugby League, a collection of 74 programmes from the 1960's onwards, including many big match, and Warrington home issues. Estimate £30/£40

LOT 0304 1912/1913 Rugby League, Huddersfield v Bramley, a programme from the game played on 01/03/1913, in good condition, ex bound volume with facsimile cover. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0305 1913/1914 Rugby League, Oldham v Huddersfield, a programme from the game played on 07/02/1914, rust marks and slight damage at spine. Estimate £130/£150

LOT 0306 1936 Rugby League, Australia v England, a programme from the first test played at Sydney on 29/06/1936. The covers have been laminated for protection purposes. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0307 1933/34 Rugby League, Warrington v Australia, a four page card menu, for the complimentary tea and reception given to the Australian Touring Team at Carter's Café, Warrington on 14/10/1933. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0308 Rugby League, Papua New Guinea v Great Britain, a programme from the World cup match played at Port Moresby on 02/06/1990, with 7 autographs on the cover. Estimate £40/£60

LOT 0309 1948 Rugby League, France v New Zealand, a programme from the game played on 25/01/1948 at Bordeaux (Rugby Treize Newspaper). Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0310 1972 Rugby League, Great Britain v New Zealand, a single sheet programme from the World Cup game played in France on 04/11/1972, date on face. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0311 1931 Rugby League, The Challenge Cup Final, York v Halifax, a programme from the game played at Wembley on 02/05/1931, folded, marks to the bottom of the programme, slight damage at staple point, aged. Estimate £300/£400

LOT 0312 1926/27 Rugby League, Dewsbury v New Zealand, a programme from the game played on 11/09/1926. Estimate £160/£180

LOT 0313 1929/30 Rugby League, Hull Kingston Rovers v Australians, a programme from the game played on 26/12/1929. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0314 1933/34 Rugby League, London Highfield v Australians, a rare programme for the game played at White City on 23/11/1933, slight rusty staples, but excellent condition. Estimate £160/£180

LOT 0315 1942 Rugby League Cup Final, Halifax v Leeds, a programme from the game played at Bradford on 06/06/1942, creased. Estimate £160/£180

LOT 0316 1932/33 Rugby League, England v Other Nationalities, a 6 page card/programme from the game played at Workington on 30/03/1933, slight creased. Estimate £160/£180

LOT 0317 1921/22 Rugby League, England v Australia, a programme from the first test match played at Salford on 14/01/1922, slight fold. Estimate £130/£150

LOT 0318 1951/52 Rugby League, Cardiff v South Wales, a programme for the first match between newly formed clubs, on 11/08/1951, creased, worn. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0319 1935/36 Rugby league, Acton And Willesden v Castleford, a programme for the game played at Park Royal Stadium on 26/10/1935, in good condition. Estimate £160/£180

LOT 0320 1930/31 Rugby League, Warrington v Salford, a programme from the game played on 18/11/1930, creased, torn, frayed edges, distressed. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0321 Rugby League, Warrington, a collection of 55 home programmes, in various condition, from 1947/48 to 1952/53. Estimate £160/£180

LOT 0322 Rugby League, Warrington, a collection of over 320 home & away programmes, in various condition from 1953/54 to 1964/65 (mainly homes). Estimate £200/£220

LOT 0323 Rugby, a collection of 43 enamel badges, from both codes to include Australia Rugby League Clubs. Estimate £70/£90

LOT 0324 Rugby League, a collection of over 80 match tickets to includes Rugby League Challenge Finals in very good condition (from 1967, 1969. 1971 to 1979 and onwards). Estimate £70/£90

LOT 0325 Rugby League, Hunslet Town, a collection of over 140 home programmes, mainly from throughout the 1960's, until the 1970's and 1980's, in various, but overall good condition. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0326 1973 Rugby League Cup Final, Bradford Northern v Featherstone Rovers, a collection of various items relating to the game played at Wembley on 12/05/1973, a programmes, a players and staff itinerary and dinner dance menu. Together with a superb Bradford Northern RLFC padded album, a souvenir of the day as taken by Dennis Flatt, the club photographer, with 22 original photographs, the album was given to each player, this copy was given to the vendor by the Assistant Club Photographer, Mr Steve Woods. In addition to this is an official club blazer as worn by the Bradford Northern Players and Staff on the day, really nice unique items!. Estimate £200/£300

LOT 0327 1920/21 Swinton v St Helens Recreation, a Rugby programme from the game played on 05/03/1921 (E Tynan style issue, large size, slight fold) Superb artwork on front cover. Estimate £150/£200

LOT 0328 Rugby League, a collection of over 260 programmes in various condition from the 1940's onwards, mainly Wigan home and away issues, but other special games and clubs noted, amongst the 70 programmes from the 1940's, 1945/46 Rugby League Championship S/F, Wigan v Bradford Northern, 1946 Lancashire Challenge Cup Final, Belle Vue v Wigan, at Swinton, 1946 Rugby League Championship Final, Wigan v Huddersfield, at Man City, 1946/47 Swinton v Wigan, 1947/48 Pemberton Rovers v Rochdale Hornets, at Wigan. Estimate £300/£400

LOT 0329 1983 Boxing, Muhammad Ali, an autographed poster, as issued by the Birmingham Evening Mail, a wonderful souvenir of one of his many visits to the city, Muhammad visited the printing works in the Town Centre. The vendors wife recalls 'My husband was the only one member of staff who had the nerve to approach him'. Ali made him most welcome, and this item was the vendors pride and joy. A truely splendid item, nicely framed and glazed. Estimate £400/£500

LOT 0330 1973 Rugby Union, England v Australia, an autographed programme from the game played on 17/11/1973. The programme is signed by over 20 Australian players, plus the future Prime Minister John Howard (it is also signed by John Howard, a member of the Australian Squad). There are also 7 England signatures, in addition is a 1980 Programme, Cardiff v New Zealand, signed by 5 All-Blacks players, and the manager Ray Harper. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0331 2015 Tennis, Great Britain in the Davis Cup, a collection of 4 programmes, USA, Australia, France, and the Final in Belgium (the iconic Final includes 3 match tickets). In addition are programmes from the 2014 USA Open Championship, and the 2015 Wimbledon Men's Final Day on 12th July, plus an autographed photograph of Roger Federer, with COA. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0332 Cricket, a collection of 128 different autographed white cards, all from International test sides, the signatures include Sobers, Dexter, Simpson, Botham, Woolmer, Cronje, Pollock, Hadlee, names annotated in pencil. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0333 Cricket, a collection of 9 autographed team sheets, to include 1995 West Indies tour of England, 1998 England team against South Africa, 1998 Sri-Lanka tour of England, 1998 South Africa tour of England, plus the 8 World Cup squads for the 1999 Finals, Australia, New Zealand, Bangladesh, Zimbabwe, South Africa. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0334 Athletics, a collection of 100 different autographed white cards, to include, Radcliffe, Holmes, Jackson, Backley, Edwards, Black, O'Sullivan, Gunnel, Whitbread, Pascoe, names annotated in pencil. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0335 1971 Boxing, Muhammad Ali, a rare programme from the exhibition bout, held at the Royal Albert Hall on 19/10/1971. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0336 A collection of various signed Sport memorabilia, mainly white card, to include, Snooker (Williams, Docherty, Fu, O'Sullivan, Davis), Athletics (Holmes, Radcliffe, Backley), Darts (Deller), Boxing (Naseem Hamed), plus Rugby, Cricket, and Football. Estimate £50/£70

LOT 0337 A collection of 4 vintage books, in various condition, 1897 Cricket, the Suffolk Sporting Series, by W J Ford, 1910 Boxing, by A J Newton, 1916 Boxing, Ringcraft, by Jim Driscoll, 1919 Wrestling, The Art Of, by G DE Relwyksow. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0338 1966 Boxing, Muhammad Ali v Henry Cooper, a rare ringside ticket from the bout held at Arsenal on 21st May 1966 (original cost of 21 pounds). Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0339 1887 Boxing, a clay pipe, depicting a fight that did not take place between John L Sullivan (World Champion) and Jem Smith (English Champion), in very good condition. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0340 Pop Music, The Beatles, a fine collection of 'The fabulous Beatles jewellery brooch', a set of 5 (4 Individual pictures and 1 group), still with original point of sale card, produced by invicta plastics. Estimate £40/£60

LOT 0341 Pop Music, The Rolling Stones, a fine collection of 'The Fabulous Rolling Stones Jewellery Brooch', a set of all 5 individual pictures still on original point of sale cards, produced by Invicta Plastics. Estimate £40/£60

LOT 0342 Pop Music, Johnny Allen (Jimi) Hendrix, a framed display to include a very rare autograph of Jimi. He was born in Seattle on 27/11/1942, and died in London on 18/09/1970, at the age of 27. Estimate £800/£1000

LOT 0343 Baseball, a superb heavy metal model, possibly from the early 1900's, depicting the Pitcher, Catcher and Batter. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0344 Speedway, a collection of Speedway Programmes and Emphera, to include 3 autographed programmes, New Zealand Pall Mall Speedway signed by Ivan Major 'Tiger' John Louis 'His Own Story' signed by John Louis, 1975 Meeanee Speedway, World Championship Series, with 8 autographs on the front cover including Moore, Olsen, Major, Briggs, Louis. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0345 1933 Rugby League, Australia v Wales, a programme from the game played at Wembley on 30/12/1933, slight rusty staples. Estimate £200/£300

LOT 0346 Rugby Union, a pair of autographed programme 1995 Ireland v England, signed in full by both teams, 1997 Wales v Ireland, signed in full by the Irish team. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0347 1946 Snooker, a programme from the World Snooker Championships, Joe Davis v Horace Lindrum, held at the Royal Horticultural Hall, London, from the 6th May and 18th May 1946. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0348 1976 Snooker, a programme from the Embassy World Snooker Championships, the preliminary round was held at Southampton and Blackpool, then the actual competition held at Middlesbrough and Manchester, before the Final played at Manchester (unmarked, no results shown). this was the first time that Embassy sponsored the tournament, before moving to the Crucible, Sheffield. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0349 Snooker, a collection of 29 programmes from the Embassy World Snooker Championships, at the Crucible, Sheffield, from 1977, 1978, 1982, 1983, 1985 to 2001, 2003, 2005, 2006, 2008 to 2011, in addition are 10 other Snooker programmes. Estimate £150/£200

LOT 0350 Snooker/Billiards, a large collection of cigarette & trade cards from various manufacturers, both sets and part sets, high retail value. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0351 Snooker/Billiards, a collection of 17 books, mainly hardback, on the games, to include, 1897 The Art of Practical Billiards by AW Drayson, 1906 Billiards, the stokes of the game by Riso Levi, 1936 How to play Snooker, by Stanley Newman. Estimate £100/£120

LOT 0352 Billiards/Snooker, a collection of various items, a collection of 2 sets of Billiard Balls, including a set manufactured by R & W Sorley Ltd, of Glasgow, in original box, there are also 2 signed postcards of John Virgo, and Steve Davis, a ticket from 04/12/1974 Farmers Arms v Alex Higgins (signed on rear), and 2 different Embassy Snooker gold cup medals, both engraved 'County Champion' (both medals are silver). Estimate £120/£140

LOT 0353 Cricket, 1970/71, the MCC Australian Tour, the official Ansett produced tour bag, formerly belonging to Ken Shuttleworth (Ken played five times for England, including a first game five for 47 runs at Brisbane). Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0354 Cricket, a collection of 10 Cricket scorecards from 1933 to 1948, includes 1933 Lancashire v Yorkshire, 1934 England v Australia at Lancashire, 1936 Surrey v Middlesex, wartime Nottinghamshire homes (5), in addition are a small collection of theatre programmes. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0355 Speedway, a collection of over 50 Grand Prix programmes, Britain and foreign issues, plus a collection of over 30 general league programmes for the 2015 season. Estimate £80/£100

LOT 0356 Speedway, a collection of 65 enamel badges, mainly from the 1980's, but earlier noted, including 1971 European Final at Wembley. Estimate £60/£70

LOT 0357 1966 Boxing, Muhammad Ali v Henry Cooper, a programme from the World Championship bout held at Arsenal on 21/05/1966 (with flysheet), slight writing on face, together with Viewsport programme from the Joe Frazier v Muahmmad Ali fight at Maddison Square Gardens on 08/03/1971. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0358 1937/38 Rugby League, Wigan v Rochdale, a programme from the game played on 26/02/1938, slight rusty staples, slight split spine. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0359 1894 Football, The Rugby Union game, a hardback book, edited by the Rev F Marshal, giving a history of the game since it's formation in 1871, slight damage to outside binding, contents good, photographic plates intact. Estimate £60/£80

LOT 0360 1900 Cricket, John Wisdens Cricketers Almanack, edited by S H Pardon, softback, usual damage at spine, adverts & covers intact, overall condition good. Estimate £80/£100




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