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Eugene MacBride, magicien extraordinaire, has pulled this set of team shots out of the bag


(source: Eugene MacBride)

Eugene writes : "Tuesday Aug 29th 1961, Holyrood S.S. playing fields, Glasgow
We had just played WF XI : 2 Blairs College X1 : O
(L-R)

Back Row
Packy Harrity (collar), Andy Coyle, (HW), Pat Tierney, Peter McKenzie,
Mike Goodstadt, Eugene (Himself),  Bill Hart, John Leonard and Joe McDermott
Front Row
Danny O'Hagan, Danny Malloy, Frank Smith, George Smith, Paddy McGuire

(The non-WF between Andy and Pat is Hugh Welsh, a primary school chum of Eugene's)."

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(source: Eugene MacBride)

Totteridge Rugby X5 1960 or 1961
(L-R)
Back: Pierre Federlé, Juan Kühnis, ——, Frank Larkin, Michel Duez,
Eugene MacBride, George Smith, Ben Henze, Peter Wetz (ref)

Front : Packy Harrity, Ray Bourque, Fiacra Fahy, Jan Spierings,
Teddy Wildsmith, Liam Ludden, ——

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(source: Eugene MacBride)

Our team at Mill Hill 5th November 1959 (at Mill Hill, where we lost 4 - 0)
(L-R)
Back : Günther Mester (German), Brendan Shannon, Hermann Helbig (German),
Jan Spierings (Dutch), Packy Harrity, Eugene MacBride

Front : Michel Pallardy (French), Wim van Berkel (Dutch),
Gerry van Erp(Dutch), Ben Henze, Martien van der Ven (Dutch)


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(source: Eugene MacBride)

1st Match vs. Mill Hill Fathers : 30th October 1958 (We lost 1 - 2)
(L-R)
Back : Wim Wouters (Dutch) Séamus Browne, Hermann Helbig (German),
Pat Martin, Fr Steph Wagner (German), Eugene MacBride

Front : Harry Ronde (Dutch), Packy Harrity, Wim Van Berkel (Dutch),
Ad van Pinxten (Dutch), Jan Spierings (Dutch)

Colours : Green and white (was it ever thus?)

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(source: Eugene MacBride)

Totteridge January 1960 or 1961
Rugby in the Glaur vs the Irish Club.

(Note the arrow about to fall on Eugene)