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IN MEMORY OF...

...THOSE TOWN SERVANTS WHO DIED ON THIS DAY

October 16

1982
Aged 81

Frank ALFORD
The former Westcott School pupil, signed in 1919, finished his career in north Kent where he took employment in a paper mill as an electrician.

1981
Aged 64

Fred FORD
Fred had the unenviable task of following 'double' winnig manager Danny Williams into the County Ground hot seat. But he led them to a then highest fifth placed finish in the second tier and Anglo-Italian success.

1960
Aged 74

Sammy LAMB
Town sold Sammy to Millwall in April 1913 for 325 - three times the fee they paid for him. He continued playing until the early 1920's and later became a coalman in north London.

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