1910-11 Jock Simpson Blackburn Rovers Cope Clips card : "The STAR OF THE FOOTBALL WORLD"



On the back of this special one-off card it says he's "The STAR OF THE FOOTBALL WORLD"! Made during the season 1910-1911 this rare tobacco card of 'Wee' Jock Simpson shows him in his 1st season for Blackburn Rovers.  The Cope Brothers 'Clips' cigarette card was made a season before Simpson won the 1st of his 2 League titles with Rovers. It's known as the unnumbered "extra" card, beyond the typical 500 series; the "500+1" card. Light faults SOLD AS SEEN rare item