Sir Henry Norris leaves Arsenal and the legal disputes wend their way.

By Tony Attwood
As you will know if you have been following our story, by the time the 1927/8 had begun Sir Henry Norris had resigned from being a director at Arsenal but was still (and indeed remained for the rest of his life) a major shareholder in Arsenal.  What we are following here are the activities that arose after the findings of the FA enquiry to the effect that Sir Henry had acted against FA rules.
As Sir Henry was not now directly involved in the running of Arsenal I shall not continue to give match by match accounts, but instead give a summary of the activities of Arsenal on the pitch at the end of each episode.
The FA began to consider the report of the Commission of Inquiry into Arsenal and its directors on 29 August 1927.  The directors were all of course invited, but Sir Henry chose not to attend, I think in protest at the...

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