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Reference_ VFA v Perth 4-Aug-1924

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Introduction

Age 4 Aug 1924 P13 600thumb
Age 4 Aug 1924 P13 600thumb


Season and Lead-up

Argus 2 Aug 1924 P20 Prime Minister 600thumb
Argus 2 Aug 1924 P20 Prime Minister 600thumb

Argus 31 Aug 1924 P7 WA Team 600thumb
Argus 31 Aug 1924 P7 WA Team 600thumb

Perth Footballers On Tour Mirror Perth 9 Aug 1924 P1s 600thumb
Perth Footballers On Tour Mirror Perth 9 Aug 1924 P1s 600thumb


Teams

Names : Age 4-Aug-1924 p13

Perth

Playing in Black with red edging

BJohn LanglandsHenry SharplesNoel Roydhouse
HBAlbert WattsWilliam ClowesEdward Morris
CWilliam 'Jack' LoveHenry GriggsRoy Donohue
HFEric 'Snow' EricksonClaude MathewsGeorge Hicks
FJim CaldwellLeo McComishAlan Evans
RuckArthur HewbyBob 'Snowy' Bryant
RoverWalter Steele (c)

Note: No 19th man allowed

VFA

Playing in Blue and Gold
Team Not played or practiced together
Only 1 Brighton, 1 Prahran ,2 from others

B:Harry Crompton
Port Melbourne
Richard Condon
Williamstown
Rowley Griffiths
Prahran
HB:Joe Corfield
Geelong A
Norm Ford
Footscray
Stan McKenzie
Hawthorn
C:John Harris
Brighton
Curly Linton
North Melbourne
Alan Geddes
Williamstown
HF:Jim Keddie
Brunswick
Bob C Johnson
Northcote
McCormack/TJ McCormick
F:J.Noonan
Geelong
Mick Ennis
Port Melbourne
Tommy Downs
Northcote
Ruck:Con McCarthy (c)
Footscray
Johnny Lewis
North Melbourne
Rover:Hec Yeomans
Hawthorn

Note: No 19th man allowed, Corfield Fractured a fingure - unable to continue after 1st quarter

J.Noonan from the famous North Melbourne Footballing family, Geelong A c1924-1927, Brighton 1928-1929. Possibly relation of Paddy Noonan


Reference_ 1924 VFA v Perth - Winning Team (Perth)
Reference_ 1924 1924 VFA v Perth - Defeated Team (VFA)


The Game

Venue: Arden Street, North Melbourne
Crowd: 5000 (Argus - Bad Weather), 7000 (table talk)
Umpire: Frimley
Weather: "Rain, Hail and a bitterly Cold Southerly" PERTH TEAM'S SUCCESS. (1924, August 3). Sunday Times (Perth, WA : 1902 - 1954), p. 7. Retrieved January 14, 2015, from http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article58056427

Argus 2 Aug 1924 P20 600thumb
Argus 2 Aug 1924 P20 600thumb


TeamsQ1Q2Q3Final
Victoria2.2 (14)3.4 (22)4.10 (34)4.12 (36)
Perth0.1 (1)3.5 (23)4.6 (30)5.8 (38)

Goals
WA: Evans 5
VFA: McCarthy 2, Yeomans, Keddie

Best (Argus)
WA: Clowes, Watts, McComish, Sharples, Steele, Evans, Lowe, Hewbly (1st half particularly), Morris
VFA: McKenzie, Johnson, Downes, Yeomans, Noonan, McCarthy, Lewis, Griffiths, Liston, Harris

VFA had 17 men for 3/4 of game

Match Previews



Match Reviews

The Argus 4-Aug-1924 p16

Photos


Australasian 9 Aug 1924 P64 Hicks Perth Stops A Victorian Attack 600thumb
Australasian 9 Aug 1924 P64 Hicks Perth Stops A Victorian Attack 600thumb

Australasian 9 Aug 1924 P64 Play In Front Of Victorias Goal In The Second Quarter 600thumb
Australasian 9 Aug 1924 P64 Play In Front Of Victorias Goal In The Second Quarter 600thumb

Australasian 9 Aug 1924 P64 The Perth Team Moves Ahead 600thumb
Australasian 9 Aug 1924 P64 The Perth Team Moves Ahead 600thumb

Australasian 9 Aug 1924 P64 Victoria Attacking 600thumb
Australasian 9 Aug 1924 P64 Victoria Attacking 600thumb

Australasian 9 Aug 1924 P64 600thumb
Australasian 9 Aug 1924 P64 600thumb

Perth Footballers Over East Mirror Perth 9 Aug 1924 P1 600thumb
Perth Footballers Over East Mirror Perth 9 Aug 1924 P1 600thumb


The Aftermath


Importance of Match
http://nla.gov.au/nla.news-article23754372" rel="external nofollow">Mercury -Aug-1924 p12

Friction
West Australian 24-Jun-1924 p9
Mirror 15-Mar-1924 p1



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