Yeovil factory workers who support Yeovil football club, with their rabbits’ feet which they hope will bring their team luck in their FA cup match against Sheffield Wednesday. 11th January 1939

Yeovil factory workers who support Yeovil football club, with their rabbits’ feet which they hope will bring their team luck in their FA cup match against Sheffield Wednesday. 11th January 1939

On 29 April 1920, a team led by French women’s football pioneer Alice Milliat traveled to England and played its first international match against English team Dick, Kerr’s Ladies. The match, held in Preston, attracted more than 25,000 spectators. France won the match 2–0 and ended its tour with two wins, one draw, and one defeat.

On 29 April 1920, a team led by French women’s football pioneer Alice Milliat traveled to England and played its first international match against English team Dick, Kerr’s Ladies. The match, held in Preston, attracted more than 25,000 spectators. France won the match 2–0 and ended its tour with two wins, one draw, and one defeat.

football game

football game

Men barred "those delightful creatures" from competing at the Olympics. So female athletes protested by making their own games.

Men barred "those delightful creatures" from competing at the Olympics. So female athletes protested by making their own games.

Girls hockey team circa 1921 via http://polarbearstale.blogspot.com/2010/12/womens-ice-hockey.html

Girls hockey team circa 1921 via http://polarbearstale.blogspot.com/2010/12/womens-ice-hockey.html

Victory in Europe Day celebrations at King and Bay streets, Toronto, 8 May 1945.

Victory in Europe Day celebrations at King and Bay streets, Toronto, 8 May 1945.

In London, many underground subway stations were used as mass air raid shelters during the second world war. In the above picture, people seek shelter in London's Bounds Green station in 1940. S)

In London, many underground subway stations were used as mass air raid shelters during the second world war. In the above picture, people seek shelter in London's Bounds Green station in 1940. S)

marching band 1900

marching band 1900

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