Football League Division Three (South)
Saturday, April 29, 1939

Clapton Orient Swindon Town
T.Walters 2, H.Smith, R.Williams, G.Grant
HT: 1-0
Attendance:  5,790    


1
HALL
2
RUMBOLD
3
WHYTE
4
DODGIN
5
BARTLETT
6
BLACK
7
GRANT
8
WALTERS
9
WILLIAMS
10
SMITH
11
DODDS
1
EPHGRAVE
2
PARKHOUSE
3
BUTCHER
4
COUSINS
5
JONES
6
WILCOCKSON
7
JONES
8
FRANCIS
9
MORTON
10
LUCAS
11
EMERY

Lineups
1
Stan HALL
                 
George EPHGRAVE
1
2
George RUMBOLD
                 
Dick PARKHOUSE
2
3
Crawford WHYTE
                 
Fred BUTCHER
3
4
Bill DODGIN
                 
Harry COUSINS
4
5
Fred BARTLETT
                 
Dai JONES
5
6
Bobby BLACK
                 
Stan WILCOCKSON
6
7
George GRANT
               
Eddie JONES
7

8
Tom WALTERS
               
Cliff FRANCIS
8

9
Rod WILLIAMS
               
Ben MORTON
9
10
Harry SMITH
               
Billy LUCAS
10
11
Les DODDS
                 
Don EMERY
11














Results on Saturday, April 29, 1939: League Table

 
  Brighton and Hove Albion 6 - 3 Bristol Rovers  
  Bristol City 1 - 0 Aldershot  
  Cardiff City 0 - 0 Mansfield Town  
  Crystal Palace 5 - 1 Notts County  
  Exeter City 1 - 1 Queens Park Rangers  
  Ipswich Town 1 - 0 Walsall  
  Leyton Orient 5 - 0 Swindon Town  
  Newport County 0 - 2 Port Vale  
  Reading 1 - 0 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic  
  Torquay United 2 - 0 Southend United  
  Watford 2 - 0 Northampton Town  

Table as at Saturday, April 29, 1939:

  TEAM P W D L F A GA Pts 
1 Newport County 41 22 11 8 58 40 1.45 55 
2 Crystal Palace 41 20 11 10 71 52 1.37 51 
3 Brighton and Hove Albion 42 19 11 12 68 49 1.39 49 
4 Watford 42 17 12 13 62 51 1.22 46 
5 Reading 41 16 14 11 68 57 1.19 46 
6 Aldershot 42 16 12 14 53 66 0.80 44 
7 Queens Park Rangers 41 15 13 13 67 48 1.40 43 
8 Bristol City 41 16 11 14 61 63 0.97 43 
9 Notts County 41 17 8 16 59 54 1.09 42 
10 Swindon Town 41 17 8 16 69 76 0.91 42 
11 Ipswich Town 40 15 11 14 60 51 1.18 41 
12 Cardiff City 41 15 11 15 58 59 0.98 41 
13 Exeter City 41 13 14 14 63 78 0.81 40 
14 Bournemouth and Boscombe Athletic 41 13 12 16 52 58 0.90 38 
15 Southend United 40 15 8 17 55 63 0.87 38 
16 Northampton Town 41 15 7 19 51 58 0.88 37 
17 Torquay United 41 14 9 18 53 67 0.79 37 
18 Mansfield Town 41 11 15 15 40 60 0.67 37 
19 Port Vale 41 14 8 19 51 57 0.89 36 
20 Leyton Orient 41 11 12 18 52 54 0.96 34 
21 Bristol Rovers 42 10 13 19 55 61 0.90 33 
22 Walsall 41 10 11 20 62 66 0.94 31 

Key: Promotion places Re-election