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Wolverhampton Business and Sportsmans charity Cup


In April 1930 and again a year later, Saints were invited to the West Midlands to participate in a charity match against Wolverhampton Wanderers on behalf of the Wolverhampton Business Sportsman's Charity.

For their participation, each player and the manager were presented with a solid gold medal.

28/4/1930
Molineaux

Wolverhampton Wanderers 0 St Mirren 2
Scorers:- McCrae(20mins) Gebbie(85mins)
 
Teams:
Saints - Fotheringham, Hay, Lilley, Colquhoun, Walker, Miller,
Morgan, Gebbie, McCrae, Meechan, Connor.

Wolves - Tootill, Lowton, Richardson, Robinson, Hollingworth, Bellia,
Crook, Rhodes, Hartill, Richards, Hetherington.
 
 
27/4/1931
Molineaux

Wolverhampton Wanderers 3 St Mirren 0
Scorers:- Hartill(55mins) Martin(75mins) Richards(80mins)
 
Teams
Saints - Fotheringham, Baird, Haig, Colquhoun, Walker, Miller,
Leighton, Gebbie, McCrae, Meechan, Stewart.

Wolves - Tootill, Lowton, Shaw, Rhodes, Hollingworth, Richards
Phillips, Hartill, Martin, Botrill, Barraclough. 



Medal awarded in 1931
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Manager J. Morrison

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Match programme 1930
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Match programme 1930
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Match programme 1930
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Match programme 1930
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Thanks to Stuart Black for the images of the match programme.