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A&BC Football Cards – Which Set Was Best?

A&BC Chewing Gum of Romford, Essex, holds a special place in the hearts of millions of big kids… Back in the 1950s, it was Douglas Coakley (the ‘C’ in the company name) who came up with the idea of packaging … Continue reading

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Admiral Ads… Part Two

Another look at the set of Admiral adverts that appeared in Shoot! magazine in late 1976, showcasing their new range of kits… Three more from the series adding to yesterday’s post… West Ham United: The Hammers first wore Admiral kit in the 1976 European … Continue reading

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The Got, Not Got Advent Calendar – Day 3

The challenge continues (that we will probably regret by etc etc)… one Christmas themed post every day from now until Christmas Day… Happy Hammers in this West Ham United Official Christmas Card for 1982… featuring Santa in Adidas… Closer examination … Continue reading

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