Arsenal: the Prozac for those used to the prosaic.

The latest post from our series on Henry Norris at the Arsenal
February 1920: the press discuss Arsenal (and gets it totally wrong.)   (Yes they really were just as inept in the 1920s as they are today).

 
Below is our daily review of Arsenal anniversaries taken from the Arsenal day by day  files prepared by the AISA Arsenal History Society.   We expect to add 1000 new anniversaries to our files this year.  The headline is taken from 2004

 
7 February 1872: Stanley Briggs, a centre half, was born in Stamford Hill, on this date and was signed by Arsenal on 23 October 1893 as an amateur from Tottenham, to whom he later returned.
7 February 1903: The biggest crowd yet at the Manor Ground (24000) turned out to see Arsenal 1 Sheffield U 3.  It was the first time £1000+ had been taken in gate receipts.
7 February 1914: After three ...
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