Green Shirts

Some articles on green, green shirts:

Chester City F.C. - Colours and Badge
... The colours were changed to green and white, in 1901 when the club moved to Whipcord Lane ... outbreak of World War I, these included green shirts and white shorts, green and white stripes and green and white halves ... In 1919 the colours changed again, with their new dark green shirts earning Chester the nickname the Ivies ...

Famous quotes containing the words shirts and/or green:

    It’s true I’ve got no shirts to wear;
    It’s true my butcher’s bill is due;
    It’s true my prospects all look blue—
    But don’t let that unsettle you:
    Sir William Schwenck Gilbert (1836–1911)

    You know, if this is Venus, or some other strange planet, we’re liable to run into some high-domed characters with green blood in their veins who’ll blast at us with their atomic death rayguns, and there we’ll be with these—these poor old-fashioned shootin’ irons.
    Edward L. Bernds (b. 1911)