The press were there to greet them at Dover. Archived from the original on 1 April The French tour generated tremendous publicity for the team and on Boxing Day of they managed to draw a crowd of 53, spectators to watch a match at Goodison ParkLiverpool in a game against St. In latethe team traveled abroad for a tour of Canada and the United States. Archived from the original on 2 June The club was in existence for 75 years, so naturally this is a major task which will take some time. I should like to thank the American Soccer Archives and Jean Williams for information on the tour of the United States, during which the team was frequently billed as Newcastle United Ladies.
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The Dick, Kerr Ladies' FC
The team's club colours were black and white striped jerseys with a small Union Jack on the left breast and blue shorts. Almost every factory across the United Kingdom involved in war work, had a ladies football team and teams were recorded from one end of the country to the other. From tothe company supplied first generation tram cars to Hong Kong Tramways. During a period of low production at the factory in Octoberwomen workers joined the apprentices in the factory yard for informal football matches during their tea and lunch breaks. Like the men on the shopfloors before them, women — taking their new liberation beyond work — laced up heavy leather boots and formed factory football teams. Threads collapsed expanded unthreaded. In doing so they were following a well-trodden path - munition girls' football games in aid of charity had become well established and highly popular during the course of 4.