Swinton RLFC rugby team 1934-1935
Swinton RLFC rugby team 1934-1935. Back row: Lee, Stoddart, Wright, Hughes, Spruce, Armitt. Second row: Mee (Trainer), McGregor, McGurk, Hodgson, Sullivan, Butters, Green, Cheetham, Shaw, Evans, Millar, Kerns (Trainer). Third row: Buckingham, Hickman, Crossley (Chairman), Evans (Captain), Jones (Secretary), Woodall, Kenny. Front row: Scott, Marsden, Evans, Holland. Date: 1934-1935
© Mary Evans/Pharcide
Alfred ('Alfie') Shrubb - Famous Long Distance Runner
Alfred ('Alfie') Shrubb - Famous Long Distance Runner. He won all there was to win in long-distance running as is evident in this photograph. In his heyday, Shrubb was virtually unbeatable at all distances between 2, 000 yards and 15 miles. He won more than 1, 000 races and suffered only a handful of defeats - the latter usually coming at one mile or in marathons, distances he wasn't best suited to "
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
Dr R.M. Campbell, CMG, Deputy High Commisioner for New ?
Dr R.M. Campbell, CMG, Deputy High Commisioner for New Zealand, left, congratulates Sir Bennett Melvill Jones, CBE, HonFRAeS, 1887-1975, who was presented with the Musick Memorial Trophy awarded for the most practical contribution to the safety of aircraft with special regard to trans-oceanic aviation, on 20 May 1954. Date: 1954
© The Royal Aeronautical Society (National Aerospace Library)/Mary Evans Picture Library