Although there has only been an official ‘Arsenal in the Community’ department for 25 years or so the charitable side of the club was there from the start – indeed one of the earliest AGM’s reacted with great delight when told of monies raised. These scans are from The Daily Sketch dated 28-12-1909.
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3 scans for you today.
The first is a postcard teamgroup showing the rather impressive looking London League Shield. Second is a page from Bystander magazine showing the splendidly behatted Christmas crowd at Arsenal. The third one, from the Northampton Daily Chronicle (04-05-1908) whilst not directly affecting Arsenal at the time, is something I’d call ‘Meanwhile, in Northampton…”.