Well Known Footballers North East Counties 1938
Sinclair Football Well Known Footballers North East Counties 1938 Well Known Footballers North East Counties 1938 50 - John Sinclair was a Newcastle-based family business which was taken over by Carreras in the early 1930s, but retained a large degree of independence and continued issuing their own card series until 1939. In 1938 they issued two sets of Well-Known Footballers one Scottish and the other, this set, which features North Eastern Counties. The cards are distinctive in that photographs of the players’ heads have been added to body caricatures drawn by “Bos” – a style later adopted by Carreras for several of their own Turf slide series. The players include Sunderland’s Patrick Gallacher, Middlesbrough’s George Camsell and Norman Tapken of Newcastle. The photographs were supplied by Topical Times magazine and the backs are full of information about the footballers. Cards size 68 x 35mm
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Well Known Footballers North East Counties 1938

Issuer: Sinclair Condition: Very Good to Excellent * These are original and NOT reprints Description: John Sinclair was a Newcastle-based family business which was taken over by Carreras in the early 1930s, but retained a large degree of independence and continued issuing their own card series until 1939. In 1938 they issued two sets of Well-Known Footballers one Scottish and the other, this set, which features North Eastern Counties. The cards are distinctive in that photographs of the players’ heads have been added to body caricatures drawn by “Bos” – a style later adopted by Carreras for several of their own Turf slide series. The players include Sunderland’s Patrick Gallacher, Middlesbrough’s George Camsell and Norman Tapken of Newcastle. The photographs were supplied by Topical Times magazine and the backs are full of information about the footballers. Cards size 68 x 35mm Number of cards in set: 50

Price for complete set: Only £60.00

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