|About Football Pictorial and Illustrated Review |
See below for the history of this magazine
Printed by Football Pictorial Ltd at 168 Fleet Street by Messrs Peverleys Ltd-with the catch phrase " The Only National Football Paper in the Kingdom".
Launched on Tuesday September 3rd 1935,32 pages for 2d.
This is an important publication, in that it was first 100% football newspaper for adults. In the launch editorial it stated: "The directors feel happy in the knowledge to be the first publishers in London to issue such a specialised football journal". It reads and feels like a quality publication. No relation to the magazine that would appear in the 1970's of the same name. About Football Pictorial and Illustrated Review.