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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 another 1000 anniversaries to our files by the end of this year.    The headline today is taken from 2006, 1960 and 1975.
.13 January 1891: Fred Groves born in Shadwell and played for Barnet Albion (a club now seemingly lost to history) and Glossop North End, before signing as an amateur player in August 1912, turning pro 14 months later.  He played for Arsenal in the relegation season and the first Highbury season and returned after the war.
13 January 1912: Bolton Wanderers 1 Woolwich Arsenal 0 (FA Cup round 1).  Although Arsenal secured a mid-table position i...

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