Sir Pelham Francis Warner MBE. (2 October 1873 30 January 1963), affectionately and better known as Plum Warner or “the Grand Old Man” of English cricket, was a Test cricketer. As a right-hand batsman, Warner played first-class cricket for Oxford University, Middlesex and England. He played 15 Test matches, captaining in 10 of them, with a record of won 4, lost 6. He succeeded in regaining The Ashes in 190304, winning the series against Australia 32. He was also to have captained England on the 191112 tour of Australia, but fell ill. He was unable to play in any of the Tests, with Johnny Douglas taking over the captaincy. Was named Wisden Cricketer of the Year in 1904 and also in 1921, After retiring as a player, he became a tour manager, most notably on the infamous Bodyline tour of Australia in 193233. He was the chairman of the England. For several years in the 1930s. He later became President of the Marylebone Cricket Club. He was knighted for his services to cricket in 1937. GOOD ONE-SIDE AUTOGRAPHED LETTER DATED 2. NOVEMBER 1950, ON PERSONALLY ADRESSED SHEET OF WRITING PAPER SIZE 7 x 5 FROM MIDDLESEX AND ENGLAND CAPTAIN PELHAM WARNER TO A MR BRIERLEY, IN ANSWER TO A REQUEST FROM MR BRIERLEY FOR W. (PLEASE REFER TO THE DETAILED IMAGES FOR FULL DETAILS OF CONTENT). NICELY WRITTEN, INSCRIBED AND SIGNED IN INK BY MIDDLESEX AND ENGLAND CAPTAIN SIR PELHAM WARNER. USUAL FOLDS FROM SENDING IN AN ENVELOPE TO THE ORIGINAL RECIPIENT, OTHERWISE IN VERY GOOD CLEAN CONDITION. PLEASE REFER TO THE DETAILED IMAGES ABOVE. PLEASE ALSO TAKE A LOOK AT OUR E-BAY SHOP, FULLY STOCKED WITH NUMEROUS (1500+) OTHER ITEMS OF TOP QUALITY SPORTS MEMORABILIA, LISTINGS INCLUDING: CRICKET, FOOTBALL, TENNIS, RUGBY, GOLF, BOXING, OLYMPIC GAMES etc, BY CLICKING ON THE SEE SELLERS OTHERS ITEMS OR VISIT SHOP LINKS ON THE UPPER RIGHT-HAND SIDE OF THIS PAGE, OR SIMPLY TYPE IN gilber512 TO THE SEARCH BAR AT THE TOP OF THE PAGE. UK customers ONLY can pay by Sterling Cheques or Cash. Listing and template services provided by inkFrog. The item “PELHAM WARNER MIDDLESEX & ENGLAND 1899-1912 HANDWRITTEN SIGNED LETTER DATED 1950″ is in sale since Thursday, October 3, 2019. This item is in the category “Sports Memorabilia\Cricket Memorabilia\Autographs\Other Cricket Autographs”. The seller is “gilber512″ and is located in BUSHEY, HERTFORDSHIRE. This item can be shipped worldwide.
- Type: Autograph Letter
- Sport: Cricket
- Event: The Ashes
- Options: PELHAM WARNER MIDDLESEX & ENGLAND 1899-1912
- Period: 1950s
- Player Detail: PELHAM WARNER MIDDLESEX & ENGLAND 1899-1912