Sentinel report on FA Cup semi-final played at Aston Villa on 27th March 1954. Receipts for the game came to £20,086 paid by 68,000 spectators(25, 000 from North Staffs)-a record for a cup semi-final.
5 pictures of the programme for this semi-final(note the entertainment)
Picture of the game at Villa Park
4 photos from the Smith-Davis production “Heroes of ‘54”
3 photos of full back Stan Turner and the boots he wore
4 pictures from the “Story of Port Vale” showing the building of the Hamil Road ground.
3 photos of teams of the 1950’s
Manager Freddie Steele’s personal copy of Sportsman’s Service held at Wesley Place Methodist Church, Tunstall on 28th March 1954(day after the semi-final). Also attending were Denis Wilshaw(England and Wolves) and local cricketer John Ikin(Lancashire and England)
Programme of Fulham v Port Vale Saturday 25th December 1954 League 2 played on Christmas Day at 11.00.