Monarchs Programme Covers 1946-48 &
left: Thursday 6th March 1947 - Wembley Monarchs v
USA. The USA team had just returned from the World Championships in
Prague, Czechoslovakia. The USA finished fifth in the World Championships
- won 4 games but lost 3. The
same cover design was used for both the 1946-47 & 1947-48 seasons.
right: Saturday 15th January 1949 - Wembley Monarchs
v Nottingham Panthers. Part of the 'International Tournament' - which was a
league based competition among the clubs in the English National League. The
name was changed for 1948-49 from the usual annual 'National Tournament' because
of the inclusion that season of Racing Club de Paris. The
same cover design was used for both the 1948-49 & 1949-50 seasons.
/our thanks to Martin Harris for providing these images