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This is our daily review of Arsenal anniversaries taken from the Arsenal day by day  files prepared by the AISA Arsenal History Society.  I am sorry the service is intermittent at the moment, as I am in Cyprus rather than England, but I will try and get some days’ anniversaries up while I am absent.
Our headline is taken from this day in 1902
29 November 1890 Jimmy Charteris had his leg broken  in two places in a scratch match played in frost and snow and consequently never played again, highlighting the awful consequences of playing during a singularly bleak winter
29 November 1893: James Boyle signed from Celtic and played his first game against Vale of Leven on 24 January 1891.    He also won a cup medal when he played in the Glasgow Cup Final in 1891, Celtic’s first major honour.   He seems to have been one of the many engineers who t...

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