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"Something rotting in this state of football...", undated

Leaflet from the Churches' Committee on Gambling, condemning the rise in football pools. The pools are condemned as endangering traditional "British sportsmanship", and reducing fans to "people to whom a football team is nothing more than a 1, a 2, or an X on a pools coupon column", and who focus only on the accumulation of results, rather than which players or teams played well.

Included in the 'Miscellaneous Collection'; document reference: MSS.21/1102

Churches' Committee on Gambling leaflet, condemning the rise in football pools