Archive for November, 2007

Bohemian FC History Calendar 2008

Update: This blog is on pause for the foreseeable future, and I will return to it when time allows. In the meantime, my current website is at http://michaelnugent.com.

I recently designed a 2008 calendar for Bohemian FC. It’s a pictorial record of the history of the club, spanning twelve decades from the 1890s to the 2000s.

Bohs Calendar
When Bohs was founded in 1890, Frank Whitaker, who later became Brother Francis de Sales Whitaker of the Order of Saint John of Gods, proposed the name Bohemians. The vote was tied and the chairman, Dudley Hussey, who later became a senior civil servant, used his casting vote – the club would be called Bohemians instead of Rovers. Here’s the earliest report that I have found of a Bohs match, from the Irish Times on November 4, 1890: >>> (more…)

November 26, 2007 at 11:34 pm 3 comments


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