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    Years fly like the wind in this football game. And so it is with Victoria's football champions. Yesterday it was Dick Lee, Paddy O'Brien, Daye McNamara; to-day it is Ron Todd, Jack Regan, Jack Dyer, to-morrow. ? ...

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    FAMOUS Victorian side at the Hobart carnival in 1924. From Left: Pat O'Brien (captain), Bert Chadwick (v.o.), Tom Fitzmaurice, Alec Duncan, Maurie Beasy, Lloyd Haggcr, Bill Shelton, Vic Thorp, Norm Cockram, Len Wigraft, Colin Watson, "Puffer" Elliott, Ernie Wilson, Carjl Greeves, ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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    A star League rover surprised his club last night when he informed officials of his intention to transfer to Camberwell. He is Ron Cooper, ex-West Australian, ...

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    Northcote's position of the top of the list will be seriously challenged to-morrow by Williamstown, the "sensation" side of 1939. Lively and rugged Williamstown is ...

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    No reflection can be cast on Laurie Nash for Camberwell's first defeat last week. Lack of nippy rovers was Camberwell's one weakness, but the club hopes to have overcome ...

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    Ryan (shoulder) and J. Dowling (post concussion) are still on Brunswick's injured list, and will have to rest for a few weeks. Roy McKay, who was suffering from ...

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    PERTH, Thursday.--Employment at a handsome salary, the gift of a motor car end £5 a match ! This is one of the offers made to Haydn Bunton as ... [ILLUSTRATED]

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  9. NORTHCOTE OVAL New Preston Attack Henning Resumes

    Unless there is a strong wind and sun to-day, it might he advisable for Association officials to inspect Northcote oval for the match of the day to-morrow. Last night the Radical changes have been made in Preston's team this week, and the selectors now hope that they will break their unlucky spell. Colbane has been pulled out of the half-backs. Added dash will be given to the Coburg back line at Sandringham when Henning resumes his old place in the pocket after being disabled for a long time with an ankle ...

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    Facing to-morrow's clash at North Melbourne with optimism, Essendon has made only three "necessity" changes in last week's winning team. Goldin ...

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    Though thousands of enthusiasts are certain to travel to Victoria Park to witness the acid test being applied by Collingwood to the greatly improved ...

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  12. Sandringham Iron Man

    Sandringham's centre man. Mitchell, is surely the Iron man of the Association. He plays regularly for General Motors in the Saturday Morning League, and then strips for ...

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  13. Oakleigh Determined

    Considerably improved since the start of the season, Oakleigh expects to give Prahran a jolt. Evans, from Murtoa, is to play half-forward: Lanning, from Hawthorn, is ...

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  14. Big North Shuffle

    With the recovery of several key men who have been on the injured list, North Melbourne officials have made seven changes in the side to meet Essendon to- morrow. Forbes, ...

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  15. Prahran Intact

    Prahran selectors wisely decided last night to make no change in the team which beat Camberwell so decisively last week. With such stars as Joe Wiltshire and P. Murray ...

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  16. Yarraville Steady

    Only one change has been made by Yarraville selectors in the side which was victorious last Saturday. H. Smith, who received a head injury a fortnight ago, has been ordered ...

    Article : 97 words
  17. Stan, Lloyd Full Back

    Although St. Kilda failed badly at Essendon the club's selectors have not beep stampeded into making sweeping changes. The placing of Stan Lloyd at full-back, a ...

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 528 words
  19. Richmond Unchanged

    For the vital game at Princes Park to-morrow, Richmond selectors have decided to rely on tho same team as last week. The nineteenth man will be selected on the ground ...

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  20. Downie for the Seconds

    Big Bill Downie, who has played consists entry well for Northcote, was demoted to the seconds last night, and Ludlow is made emergency for to-morrow. Two newcomers ...

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  21. Geoff Weber Returns

    Last week's close defeat by Brunswick has not lessoned Brighton's confidence, but it has increased determination. Good work all over the field was nullified by the crowding of the ...

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    In preparation for the match of the day against Hawthorn to-morrow, selectors at Collingwood have decided to make two important changes to the side which ...

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    The audacity of a request made to him over the telephone by a person who for obvious reasons did not give his name, staggered a Richmond ...

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  25. Advertising

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  26. One Williamstown Change

    Fully recovered, "Tarzan" Glass will be playing in Williamstown side against Northcote in place of McTaggart. This is the only change. There is a position switch, however, ...

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  27. Port's Fast Side

    "We will prove too fast for Brunswick," Mr. Claude Sinclair, Port Melbourne secretary, said last night when announcing the Port team. Lindsay Woods has returned to ...

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  28. South Melbourne Trains Hard

    Solid work was given South Melbourne men last night by Herb Matthews, and a feature of the training was the way the wet ball was handled. ...

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  29. Y.F.A. Seconds Sides

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 267 words
  30. Hawthorn Changes

    Hawthorn selectors made three changes in the side to meet the Magpies. Pabst (nineteenth last Saturday), Pavey (recovered from injury) and Hird (outstanding in the seconds) ...

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  31. Every Man Trains

    Every player on the list trained at Corio yesterday in preparation for tho visit to St. Kilda. Slack has recovered from last week's knock ...

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  32. Melbourne Careful

    Taking no chance of a snap win, the Melbourne coach insisted on solid training yesterday, and officials were pleased to see the key players functioning in perfect ...

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  33. P. Reville Omitted

    Drastic alterations have been made in Fitzroy team. P. Roville has been omitted, and becomes 19th. He is suffering from a recurrence of on ankle injury. Clarke, who was ...

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    Mysterious happenings were reported at Hawthorn last night. It was declared that Noil Allison, the rover and wing player, had been spirited away ! ...

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  35. Footscray Recovering

    Footscray is recovering from its long run of injuries, and this week only one change was necessary. Sparge replacing Miller (broken collarbone). With the return of Ware last ...

    Article : 89 words
  36. Geelong Man With Dons

    W. Dyer was another Geelong player to at Essendon last night. Dyer, a light wingman, has been transferred from the Geelong branch of his firm to Moonee Ponds. ...

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  37. League Seconds

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 397 words
  38. From Forward's Notebook

    ONE reason why the State selectors have not named the captain and vice captain of the Victorian side is that they fear some players may be ... [ILLUSTRATED]

    Article : 704 words
  39. Amateurs

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    Detailed lists, results, guides : 286 words



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