February 1920: the press discuss Arsenal (and gets it totally wrong.)

by Tony Attwood
In our last episode we left Arsenal happily settled in mid-table, and Sir Henry Norris seemingly quiet on all fronts.  Now we can see what he had been up to: having extracted himself from his numerous wartime duties with the War Office and chairing the committee on demobilisation, and having removed himself from Fulham Council, he had been returning to the world of property development.
We have seen previously that in the area of property development Sir Henry ceased his work in Fulham during the first world war and went through several years without being engaged in this type of work at all.
However by February 1920 he had resumed his interest in this field – and was by this time chairman of  Kinnaird Park Estate Company although Sally Davis (who has done some extraordinary digging into the history of the company) c...

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