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CONTENTS include PETE’S PICTURE PALACE A lifelong love affair – shattered  GOING, GOING, GONE Nineteenth century programmes under the spotlight ON THIS DAY A fascinating page from a Birmingham City programme  CONTINENTAL TOUR Chris Oakley makes an early return to Russia  ALL THE SAINTS Tom Parker is the most famous of three more Southampton players this month  NEWS FROM THE NET A fabulous Reading FC site reviewed by Kevin Artlett  WELCOME TO OUR FRIENDS Andrew Dearie looks at programmes for matches against clubs from the Low Countries  FROM THE LIBRARY John Holroyd picks out a favourite from his collection  SUSSEX NON-LEAGUE FOOTBALL Richard Wilson writes about some new acquisitions  MORTON GREATS Was Jimmy Cowan Scotland’s greatest ever goalkeeper?  FA CUP PROGRAMMES St John Rylance continues his series on FA Cup programmes in his collection  EBAY 15 more notable sales on the auction site over the last month  NON-LEAGUE REVIEW  Phil Brough regales us with his latest travels  DERBY COUNTY MEMORIES Programmes, official and unofficial,  from Derby County’s 1946 FA Cup triumph  THE PROGRAMME MONTHLY INTERVIEW The first in a new series – Douglas Stevenson of D and D Programmes  SOMETHING OLD, SOMETHING NEW Lester Medcalf writes about the content and stories in three Norwich City programmes  MEDIA WATCH Innovation from Salford City, Aberdeen go back to the future, The story behind the Swansea City logo  BOOK REVIEWS Manchester City Folklore, Oral History of Liverpool FC, Burnley FC On This Day, Manchester United Collectibles  MARSHALL’S MUSINGS The Art of the Football Shirt exhibition  MANCHESTER UNITED MEMORABILIA Early twentieth century postcards and other collectibles  JOCKANORY Steve Tyler continues his travels around Scotland  TAKING ISSUE Brief analysis of five 2018/19 programmes  MY FAVOURITE THINGS Ipswich Town programme collector, Stuart Cracknell  MY COLLECTION 1945/46 programmes from Fulham, Nottingham Forest and West BromwIch Albion  READERS LETTERS Grimsby errors, My Favourite Swaps and a plea

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