|Cover photo shows the celebrations during a 5-1 win in the League, at Crystal Palace, just after Christmas|
|Nice picture of Alan Hudson beating Arsenal goalie Bob Wilson in a recent 3-0 win at Highbury|
|Very jazzy covers at Loftus Road in those days - note the rosette for 'best programme'|
|Never worked out why we kicked off at 2.45, but who cares? We romped home.|
|Two bob for a programme. Youch!|
I had been up at 5 that morning to start my shift at the Airport, and I'd hitch-hiked 200 miles north with little thought about how to get home. I followed a singing chanting crowd of CFC supporters to the station, piled on a train, paid my £4 and emerged at Euston about three in the morning. Somehow I found a couple of guys who wanted to head southwest and we shared a cab to Kingston. I walked over the bridge to Hampton Wick, alone, 4 in the morning, singing Ee Aye Addio We Won The Cup at the top of my voice. Grabbed some sleep and went back to work..