STOOLBALL UMPIRES’ MEETING SUSSEX stoolball umpires are to ask the Sussex County Stoolball Association to ..

... STOOLBALL UMPIRES’ MEETING SUSSEX stoolball umpires are to ask the Sussex County Stoolball Association to ensure that only registered umpires officiate at league and championship matches. This was decided at the annual meeting of the Sussex County Stoolball ...

Published: Friday 29 March 1957
Newspaper: Sussex Agricultural Express
County: Sussex, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 808 | Page: 10 | Tags: none

A SUSSEX STOOL-BALL MATCH

... were about to witness, under the heading of Stool-ball, an old Sussex game, similar in many respects to cricket, played by females. It has lately been revived in East Sussex by the establishment of stool-ball clubs in many villages. The game, he adds ...

Published: Saturday 21 September 1878
Newspaper: The Graphic
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 1118 | Page: 11 | Tags: none

STOOLBALL FOR WOUNDED SOLDIERS

... STOOLBALL FOB WOUNDED SOLDIERS. To the Editor. Iu.rsm.ATED Sporting .and Dramatic News. StR, Thanks to the publicity given to my letter early this autumn, I ain glad to be able to re port, that the revival of the very ancient game of stool- ball (it ...

DUKE FLAYS STOOLBALL . Makes Highest Score of the Match

... DUKE FLAYS STOOLBALL . Makes Highest Score of the Match The Duke of Norfolk took part in his first game of stoolball on Saturday , captaining a team representing West Sussex . Ho mado 24 out of 65 . East Sussex , captained by -Mr W . \ V . Grantham , ...

Published: Monday 19 May 1930
Newspaper: The Scotsman
County: Midlothian, Scotland
Type: Article | Words: 148 | Page: 11 | Tags: none

Stoolball in the Temple

... daughter of Admiral Tail, were members of Air. Grantham's team. Both girls were new to stoolball. LORD FRENCH brother of Lady Patricia was also having his first Stoolball game, but being the good cricketer he is he did well and was second highest scorer on ...

THE FIRST FORM OF STOOL-BALL. PLAYED BY FARM

... THE FIRST FORM OF STOOL-BALL. PLAYED BY FARM Our first introduction to Emma is at Charles Greville’s house in a carefully arranged English village, complete with a flock of sheep and one cow. Emma, in the person of Corinne Griffith, is lovely enough, ...

Published: Saturday 08 June 1929
Newspaper: Illustrated London News
County: London, England
Type: Article | Words: 313 | Page: 16 | Tags: none

THE ANCIENT GAME OF STOOL-BALL

... Hospital The stool-ball game at which these pictures were taken, is of ancient origin and is the ancestor of cricket. Teams are eleven a side and the ball is of either leather or wood and must not weigh more than two and a half ounces. Stool-ball is reputed ...

Published: Wednesday 10 July 1940
Newspaper: The Tatler
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 184 | Page: 13 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

MORE GAMES FOR YOU: STOOL-BALL AND JAVELIN-THROWING

... athletes shall take up, that, at future Olympic Games, they may be able to compete in more events than they have in the past. Stool-ball is an ancestor both of cricket and baseball. A special club for the playing of it has been formed at Arundel, and the Duchess ...

Published: Wednesday 11 September 1912
Newspaper: The Sketch
County: London, England
Type: Illustrated | Words: 259 | Page: 13 | Tags: Graphic  Photographs 

Stoolball shield is presented A T a presentation dance arranged by the Eastbourne Youth Stoolball League, held ..

... Boys stoolball team, Michael Hollobone, with the stoolball shield. About 120 people enjoyed the dance, described by the secretary of the Stoolball League, Mr Alan Rayner, as one of the best they have had since the league was started eight years ago. The ...

Published: Wednesday 17 September 1958
Newspaper: Eastbourne Gazette
County: Sussex, England
Type: Article | Words: 156 | Page: 18 | Tags: none