Friday, March 18, 2011

1896: England vs Scotland at Westminster Baths

Engraving of 1896 presenting scenes of a Water Polo match at the Westminster Baths of London, between the teams of England and Scotland. It says: J.A. Jarvis shoots the first goal for England in the Polo match. At the right side its says: The Scottish Goalie has a useful head for Polo.
Source: The “Penny Illustrated Paper and Illustrated Times” dated September 26th, 1896