NOMADS CC Golden Jubilee 1903-1953
A week's cricket was held at the Hurlingham Club Fulham in 1953 to celebrated the Golden Jubilee of Nomads CC. During the week Eric Warburg was married and held the reception at the Hurlingham Club.
Front row Ivan Stewart,Tim Norwood,Wilfrd Picton Turbeville,Lotti Warburg,Eric Warburg,Tom Chamberlain,Dai Jenkins, Michael West . Back row Pat Meen, John Smith, AN Other, Prince Anirud Singh, Dick Strong, ANother. Nomads v Royal Fusiliers plus just married Warburgs
Cricket Week Matches at the Hurlingham Club
London Clergy 112(Rev G Taylor 47,Boughey 5-27) lost to Nomads 113-3 by 7 wickets
Nomads 261-6dec(W Picton-Turbervill 101,Dr H Jory 47) beat Lords & Commons 174(D Pring 57,Picton-Turbervill 5-16) by 87 runs
Nomads 30*,J Farmer 29) drew with ? Law Society 180-9(R Carke 59,S Rubinstein 42)
Dragonflies 229-5dec(Major Gillett 64,Cmdr E Hamiliton-Hill 48,H Hamilton-Hill 40*) drew with Nomads 232-3(Picton-Turberville 71*,J Farmer 51*,Chamberlain 48)
Royal Fusiliers 131(K Anirudsinhji 4-35, D Jenkins 3-30) lost to Nomads 135-4(Jenkins 41*,K Anirudsinhji 34*T Norwood 32) by 6 wickets
Nomads 234-9dec(H Alson 48,M Reynolds 41,P Meen 38,) beat Downside Wanderers 142 (Hussey 47,Hopkins 29,H Alson 7-31) by 92 runs
Butterflies 147(D Lomax 47,G O Allen 44,D Clegg34,G Boughey 7-43) lost to Nomads 148-7(M Reynolds 62) by 3 wickets
As published in The Cricketer July 25th 1953
This was the Coronation Year and the summer England regained the Ashes.
This was a fairly wet summer as some will remember so to complete this seven match programme without interuption was lucky indeed!