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CURRENT ISSUE 59

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Issue number 59 – Summer 2017

On the front cover:

Mick Adams, as we pay tribute to the Widnes great, plus Mal Dixon’s Featherstone Rovers and ‘Boxer’ Walker.

Features include:

The sporting spirit of Mick Adams.

Wakefield Trinity’s Wembley winners of 1960.

Castleford – still Classy Cas, appreciating the entertainers.

Leigh’s first trophy inspired by Alex Murphy.

Halifax the accused – Thrum Hallers under fire in 1954.

Players who took a one way ticket from Leeds to Hull F.C.

Featherstone Rovers first Wembley win – 50th anniversary.

Wigan’s David Bolton takes on Hunslet’s Alan Preece.

How Swinton were inspired by signing Dai Moses from Salford.

Barrow’s Wembley years 1957 and ’67 – Don Wilson remembers.

Tribute to Norman Smith and other Leeds amateur greats.

The Barley Mow revisited – more Bramley memories.

Graham MacKay – Cumbrian prop for both Swinton and Salford.

Harry Beverley – mighty forward of Dewsbury, Workington and Fulham.

Rochdale Hornets name their ‘All Time X111’.

Huddersfield’s Lionel Cooper meets the Aussies at Fartown.

The end of ‘Rugby League Week’ – demise of an Australian institution.

Boxer’s story – new book on the life of Cumbrian great Arnold Walker.

Cliff Watson – his story from St.Helens to Cronulla.

Amateur R.L. achievements - Huddersfield St.Joseph’s and Leeds University.

Farewell to French internationals – De Nadai, Quaglio, Rives and Cabero.

The Loiners – Syd Hynes and Ray Batten of Leeds featured.

Hull K.R.’s warm welcome for Frank Foster.

Obituaries and tributes to: Mick Adams, George Matthews, Syd Lowden, Ronnie James, Bill Churm, Keith Holliday, Joe Bonnar, Alfie Barron, Alex Givvons and Tommy Taylor.

Team pictures include: Keighley (1963), Warrington (1967), Salford (1952), Castleford (1969), Halifax 1954, Barrow 1957 and 1967, Bramley 1953, Wales 1946.

PLUS MUCH, MUCH MORE

   

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