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Another WWI star was Marsden-born Minnie Mary Jane Seed (1897-1951), who played for Sunderland, among other teams in the region.

Memory Lane: The Story of Minnie Seed, Sunderland Ladies First England International, is an excellent essay about the life and football career of Minnie by James Dutton.

"Minnie Seed was just one of the many women who blazed a trail in women’s football whose adventures were largely forgotten for many years." - James Dutton. 


Minnie Seed

Cropped from a larger image in James Dutton's essay.

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