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by pambo12
Wed Nov 12, 2014 12:38 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Info on Blantyre Vics Scottish Jun Cup Team 1950
Replies: 5
Views: 3588

Re: Info on Blantyre Vics Scottish Jun Cup Team 1950

Thanks 'sureitsza' for access to the clipping. I should have mentioned that I believe my father played in the game directly leading up to the final. Although he scored twice he took a bad injury above his eye which was stitched at the game. I think this might be why, some few days later, he was unab...
by pambo12
Tue Nov 11, 2014 3:26 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Info on Blantyre Vics Scottish Jun Cup Team 1950
Replies: 5
Views: 3588

Info on Blantyre Vics Scottish Jun Cup Team 1950

Hi, I am trying to trace any information on my father, Thomas Reid, whom I believe played for Blantyre Vics in 1949 or 1950. I remember as a young boy seeing a newspaper clipping with a photo of my father playing and the caption 'Reid takes Vics to Final'. The clipping was lost sometime before my fa...
by pambo12
Fri Feb 07, 2014 1:42 pm
Forum: SFAQS
Topic: Thomas Reid - Blantyre Vics
Replies: 14
Views: 7953

Re: Thomas Reid - Blantyre Vics

Thanks so much to all who have taken the time to research and reply on this, it means a great deal to me and my family. I will follow up on the points raised and put an update on when I get the results. My father was born in 1933, went to Bellahouston Academy and served in the Army in 1951 and 1952 ...