The Sea Cadet, No. 9, Vol. 2, May 1945

side than Guildford, but early in the second half they were leading 3— 1 . Then Guildford drew level and extra time had to be played. In this period Sittingbourne were handicapped by having two players injured and Guildford piled on three more goals. Their final, against Windsor and Eton, has been fixed to take place on the Crystal Palace ground. In the Surrey Pre-Services Cup Guildford were less successful, both their “ A ” and “ B ” teams being de­ feated in the finals. Champions of the Sussex League are Eastbourne, who beat Littlehampton 4—3 in the last match to retain their season’s unbeaten certificate. They have also won the Eastbourne Minor League Knock-out Cup. In the London Area Cup Competi­ tion Edgware beat Richmond 4— 1 in the semi-final and will now meet Hackney in the final. DOUBLE WINNERS Congratulations to Ellesmere Port, who for the second year in succession have won the Cheshire and North Wales League Championship. Run­ ners-up were Crewe, only one point behind. Leading zone scorer in the league was Heath, of Crewe, with 27 goals. In the zone final of the Noble Cup. Bebington beat Birkenhead 3—2 after a grand game. The other zone final for the Noble Cup between Newton-le-Willows and Huyton provided the big surprise, Newton, the holders, being beaten 3—2. It was their first defeat in league or cup for two years. Newton have already won the Gos­ ling Cup for the second year and have gained maximum points in the South- West Lancashire League. Staffordshire Zone suffered their first defeat of the season when they were trounced 9—0 by Cheshire and North Wales. The latter now play South Wales and Monmouthshire in the Area Cup final at Chester on 5th May. In the North-Eastern Area the No. 2 Zone League has been won by Manvers Main. ANSW ERS TO A P R IL QUIZZES BADGES 1 . Rangetaker, 1st Class. 2. Leading Air Mechanic (Electrical Section). 3. Seaman Torpedoman. 4. Visual Signalman, 2nd Class. 5. Combined Operations Coxswain. 6. Submarine Detector. 7. Anti-Aircraft Rating, 1st Class. 8. Surveying Recorder. 9. Wireless Telegraphist, 2nd Class. 10. Telegraphist Air Gunner (all classes). 11. Artisan (Confirmed). 4th Class and above. 12. Torpedo Coxswain. ENIGMA Warspite. SHIPBUILDING Devonshire. CROSSWORD SOLUTION ACROSS.— 1, Depths; 5, Shoal; 9. Float; 10. Log; 12, Centreboard; 15. Knee; 16. Dredge; 18, Stanchion; 21. Rises; 23, Skua; 25, Bulkhead; 27, Grommets; 29. Can; 30, Soya; 32, Beating: 34, Poppets; 35, Rush; 36, Skate; 37, Shanty. DOWN.— 1, Deck; 2, Tote; 3, Hard: 4. Sternsheets; 6, Hood; 7, Air; 8. Laden: 9. Fend; 11. Gag; 13, Ness; 14. Becket: 17. Frogs; 19. Ask; 20. Oceans: 22, Elm: 24, Dinghy; 25, Brook; 26. Astra; 28, M.B.E.; 31, Apt; 33, Ash. (British Official Photograph) Reliability is one of the first essentials of the MATCHLESS—one of the many reasons why the Army adopted it ten years ago after a most searching test. YOU will want reliability and performance in your post-war motorcyling, THEREFORE MAKE IT A MATCHLESS. T HE tanks, jeeps and guns are moving up . . . . infantry are ferreting out the snipers in newly won villages .... the planes roar overhead—the Army is advancing. How is this seemingly vast jigsaw of men and machines controlled when they are all on the move? The answer is supplied in one word, ‘ COMMUNICATIONS/ 11 is in this respect that the D.R.s play a big part—and the motorcycles they ride must be without question, absolutely reliable under all conditions. Published by th e N a v y L f.a o u e, fo r th e A dm iralty, at their offices. G ra n d Buildings. T ra fa lg a r S q uare, L o n d o n , W .C .2 Printed by G a l e & P o ld e n L td .. W ellington W orks, A ldershot. E ngland
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