Filming The Arsenal Stadium Mystery On This Day, 6th May 1939

06051939 ASM2Ordinarily, an end of the season match between the two London clubs might not have garnered much attention save for the action filmed and used as the backdrop to the cinema version of The Arsenal Stadium Mystery.

It was also the final League match before football ceased at the outbreak of World War II, with many of the footballers from all London clubs called up later that week.

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