Tag Archives: Celtic cartoons

‘Tic Toons – ‘Handy’ John Thomson, 1929

'Tic Toons - 'Handy' John Thomson, 1929

Thanks to The Gorbals Lothario for this great cartoon highlighing the legendary Celtic keeper’s shot-stopping abilities.

See our gallery of Celtic cartoons here: https://theshamrockglasgow.wordpress.com/2014/03/07/tic-toons-the-series/

‘Tic Toons – ‘The Proud, Proud Celts’ 1892

'Tic Toons - 'The Proud, Proud Celts' 1892

This cartoon commerates the club’s breakthrough success of 1892 when the team, in just its fourth season, won the Scottish Cup, the Glasgow Cup and the Glasgow Charity Cup. Referred to as the ‘shamrock success’, this cup treble demonstrated that Celtic had arrived – and paved the way for the club’s first title the following season.

Key players at the time, represented in the cartoon, included Dan Doyle, James Kelly, Sandy McMahon, Johnny Madden and Willie Maley.

‘Tic Toons – The Series

It’s ‘Toon time bhoys and ghirls.  Here’s the collection so far.  If you come across a Celtic cartoon that you would like to share with your fellow fans then email it to us at:  theshamrock@outlook.com.

 

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Willie Maley, Celtic Manager – ‘Nothing Succeeds Like Success’ 1900

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The Proud, Proud Celts – 1892

 

'Tic Toons - 'The Proud, Proud Celts' 1892

 

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Celtic – Champions of Scotland, 1922

Celtic 1922 Scottish Champions with supporters

 

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The Quality Street Gang

Quality Street Gang cartton

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Bobbbbbbby Evvvvvaaaaaaans!

Bobby Evans cartoon

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Dan Doyle, 1894

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Meet the Manager:  Jock Stein

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Jimmy Quinn – Cup Final Hat-Trick Hero (Part 2)Image

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Jimmy Quinn – Cup Final Hat-Trick Hero (Part 1)

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Jimmy Delaney – Wing Wizard

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Neil Lennon – Celtic Player

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Sunny Jim Young

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