1921

January

In January 1921, William Still took over as manager at Denaby Main and Denaby & Cadeby lead the Hull listings
A bursting Air Pipe caused injuries to four miners and a young pony driver falls and dies of shock
We have a list of events and obituaries from the Don and Dearne valley in 1920
A former Denaby miner appears in a pantomime, before appearing in court and jail for maintenance arrears
The shooting affray is heard in court, with a miner committed for trial
And a spectator is sent to jail after assaulting a United player

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February

There’s a presentation night for the Ambulance Chiefs in February 1921
As W H Chambers retires after 30 years as Assistant Commissioner
And we have a full review of the career and influence Of this remarkable man
A teenage servant’s allegations of cruelty are dismissed, and a Denaby man receives three months for stealing two jersey suits as a child is the victim of another flannelette fire accident
United are still rooted to the foot of the Midland League With the only bright point a win and double over Barnsley Reserves

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March

March Stories include:
Conisborough Shooting Affray – Provocation
Conisborough Woman’s Sad End – Drowned at 83
Conisborough’s Woman Death – Shock from Fall & Fracture
Denaby Main C.C. – Prospects for New Venture
Schoolboy’s Death – Conisborough Mystery
Cinema ~ Globe Palace and Empire Palace

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April

April Stories include:
Conisborough Urban District Council – First Elections
Conisborough Urban District Council – First Meeting
The Coal Strike – Decontrol – Yorkshire Outvoted
The Coal Strike – Owners Proposals
W. H. Chambers resigns from Doncaster Rural District Council
War Memorial Unveiled (picture)

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May

May Stories include:
Cinemas – Globe Palace & Empire Palace
Denaby Main v Pontefract
Denaby United Football Club – Annual Meeting

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June

June Stories include:
The Coal Strike – Conisborough Relief Committee
W. H. Chambers retires from Public Office

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July

July Stories include:
A Conisbrough Wedding
Death of Councillor J.M.Heys – A Conisborough Loss
Denaby & Cadeby 190 Swinton 138
Denaby and Cadeby Emergency Feeding of Children Fund
Drowning Mystery – Conisbrough Miners Tragic End
Fire at Conisborough Station

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August

August Stories include:
Arthur Morris – Well known Entertainer
Entertainment – Denaby Empire Palace
Entertainment – Globe Palace Conisborough
Two Local Champions – Cranidge & Rufus

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September

September Stories include:
Conisborough C.C. Averages 1921
Sad Suicide Case – Denaby Woman’s End
The Garage at Conisborough
Denaby & Cadeby 238 for 8 South Kirkby 105The Garage at Conisborough

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October

October Articles include:
Bullcroft’s Gallant Struggle
Conisborough Loss – Sudden Death of John Lowe
Denaby United:
Amber & Black
Mexborough 1 Denaby United 2 – 5,000 at Mexborough
Denaby United 3 Mexborough Loco 1 – Denaby go Further
Denaby United 3 Bullcroft Main 0 – Mudlarking at Denaby
Weird Epidemic – Third Hanging at Denaby – Wife’s Whim for a Whiff

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November

November Articles include:
Hiawatha – Charming Performance at Conisborough
Month for Assault – Boiling Water over Crippled Soldier
Protestant Irishman’s Strange Experience
Denaby Utd :
Wombwell 3 Denaby 1 – Great Cup Fight

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December

December Articles include:
Conisborough U.D.C. – Electricity – Market – Slaughter Houses
Denaby C.C. Dinner – Pleasant & Profitable Season

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