Tag: Charles Buchan's Soccer Gift Book (6 articles)

The World’s Greatest Football Annual? – A brief guide to Charles Buchan’s Soccer Gift Book

Posted: 13th May 2014

  Well was it? The World’s Greatest Football Annual? There are no research statistics and no sales figures about the boys’ football annuals. But if there were, I wouldn’t be…

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Category: Football Annuals

Tag: Charles Buchan's Soccer Gift Book

Have we got enough half crowns? – The Mills family’s Pay-As-You-Go TV, England’s 1966 World Cup Final victory and the 1960’s boys’ football annuals

Posted: 22nd November 2013

The match is about to start, now have we got enough change? Comedian and lifelong Leyton Orient fan Bob Mills was talking on the radio this morning about how on…

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Category: Football Annuals

Tags: All Stars Football Book, Charles Buchan's Soccer Gift Book, FA Book for Boys, Roy of the Rovers Football Annual, The Boys Book of Soccer, The International Football Book, The Sportsview Book of Soccer

A superb weekly football record – A brief guide to Soccer Star magazine

Posted: 18th December 2012

Soccer Star magazine is a superb record of football from the early 1950’s to the early 1970’s. Right up to the latter stage of the magazine’s life, words dominated the…

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Category: Football Magazines

Tags: Charles Buchan's Football Monthly, Charles Buchan's Soccer Gift Book, soccer star, World Soccer

The first regular monthly football magazine – A brief guide to Charles Buchan’s Football Monthly

Posted: 18th December 2012

Like many boys, the first football magazine I ever read was an edition of Charles Buchan’s Football Monthly. It was the issue for September 1965 with a front cover photograph…

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Category: Football Magazines

Tags: Charles Buchan's Football Monthly, Charles Buchan's Soccer Gift Book, News Chronicle Football Annual

The perfect Christmas gift – A brief guide to football annuals – Part 3: The boys’ annuals

Posted: 18th November 2012

Perhaps this sub category of football annuals can be summed up well by what happened as I was searching for an item the other day. In the pile of books…

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Categories: Football, Football Annuals

Tags: Alan Ball's International Soccer Annual, All Stars Football Book, Bert Williams' All Star Football Book, Billy Wright's Book of Soccer, Bobby Charlton's Book of European Football, Charles Buchan's Soccer Gift Book, David Coleman's World of Football, Denis Law's Book of Soccer, Derek Dougan's Book of Soccer, Eagle Football Annual, Fenmore's Football Yearbook, Football Champions, Football Parade, Football Star Parade, George Best's Soccer Annual, Goal Annual, John Grieg's Book of Football, Kenneth Wolstenholme's Book of World Soccer, Raymond Glendinning's Book of Sport for Boys, Roy of the Rovers Football Annual, Score Annual, Shoot Annual, Soccer The International Way, Stanley Matthews Football Album, Stanley Matthews Football Review, Striker Annual, Sun Soccer Annual, The Big Book of Football Champions, The Book of Soccer edited by Bobby Moore, The Boys Book of Soccer, The F.A.Book for Boys, The International Football Book, The Scottish Football Book, The Sportsview Book of Soccer, The Topical Times Football Book, Tommy Lawton's All Star Football Book

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