1935

SENIOR FOOTBALL RESULTS

1934/5 NFL

Kildare 4-9 Mayo 2-5 (Athy, 10/2/1935). MAYO: T Burke; S Gannon, P Quinn, P Kelly; T Regan, P Brett, P Collins; P Flannelly, H Kenny; J Carney, P O’Malley, J Munnelly; G Courell (0-2), P Moclair (1-1), J McGowan (1-2). Subs: G Ormsby, P Laffey, P Tighe, T McNicholas.

Mayo 4-5 Laois 3-6 (Ballinrobe, 31/3/1935). MAYO: T Burke; P Quinn, S Gannon, P Kelly; T Regan, P Collins, G Ormsby; P Brett, P Flannelly; J Carney (1-0), P O’Malley (1-0), P Laffey (0-1); G Courell (0-3), P Moclair (2-0), J McGowan. [One point unattributed]

Galway 1-3 Mayo 1-8 (Tuam, 14/4/1935). MAYO: T Burke; P Quinn, P Kelly, T Regan; M Arthurs, P Brett, G Ormsby (0-1); P Flannelly (0-1), H Kenny; J Carney, J Munnelly, P Laffey; G Courell (1-6), P Moclair, P Munnelly.

Mayo 2-8 Meath 2-5 (MacHale Park, 5/5/1935). MAYO: T Burke; S Gannon, P Quinn, P Kelly; T Regan, P Brett, P Collins; P Flannelly, G Ormsby; J Carney (0-1), J Munnelly (1-2), P Laffey (0-2); G Courell (0-2), P Moclair (0-1), P Munnelly (1-0).

SEMI-FINAL: Tipperary 2-5 Mayo 6-8 (Clonmel, 9/6/1935). Mayo scorers: P Moclair (2-2), J Munnelly (2-0), J Carney (1-2), G Courell (1-1), P Munnelly. [Team details unavailable, two points unattributed]

FINAL: Mayo 5-8 Fermanagh 0-2 (MacHale Park, 4/8/1935). MAYO: Tom Burke; Tom McNicholas, Paddy Quinn, “Purty” Kelly; Tommy Regan, Henry Kenny, Paddy Brett; Patsy Flannelly, George Ormsby; Jackie Carney, Josie Munnelly (0-1), Peter Laffey (0-1); Gerald Courell (3-0), Paddy Moclair (2-2), Paddy Munnelly (0-3).

Connacht Championship

SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 9-3 Leitrim 3-3 (Sligo, 26/5/1935). [No team or scorer details available]

FINAL: Mayo 0-12 Galway 0-5 (St Coman’s Park, Roscommon, 21/7/1935). MAYO: T Burke; P Kelly, P Quinn, T McNicholas; T Regan, P Brett, G Ormsby; P Flannelly, H Kenny; J Carney, J Munnelly, P Laffey; G Courell (0-7, six frees), P Moclair (0-1), P Munnelly (0-3). [One point unattributed]

All-Ireland Championship

SEMI-FINAL: Kildare 2-6 Mayo 0-7 (Croke Park, 26/8/1935). MAYO: T Burke; T McNicholas, P Quinn, P Kelly; T Regan, H Kenny, P Brett; P Flannelly (0-2), G Ormsby; J Carney, J Munnelly, P Laffey; G Courell (0-3, two frees), P Moclair (0-1), P Munnelly (0-1). Sub: S Gannon.

1935/6 NFL

Mayo 3-8 Kildare 0-6 (MacHale Park, 13/10/1935). MAYO: T Burke; J McGowan, P Quinn, P Kelly; T Regan, G Ormsby, P Collins; P Flannelly, H Kenny; J Carney (1-1), J Munnelly, P Laffey (0-1); G Courell (1-4, one free), P Moclair (1-2), P Munnelly (0-1).

Dublin 2-5 Mayo 0-6 (Croke Park, 27/10/1935). MAYO: T Burke; P O’Loughlin, P Quinn, P Kelly; T Regan, G Ormsby (0-2), T McNicholas; J Bracken, H Kenny; P Bennett, J Munnelly, P Laffey (0-1); G Courell (0-3, two frees), P Moclair, P Munnelly. Subs: J Carney, T Kelly.

Mayo 2-5 Louth 0-2 (James Stephens Park, Ballina, 10/11/1935). MAYO: T Burke; J McGowan, P Quinn, T McNicholas; T Regan, G Ormsby, P Collins; P Flannelly (2-0), H Kenny; J Carney (0-1), J Munnelly (0-1), P Laffey; G Courell (0-1, free), H O’Brien (0-1), P Munnelly (0-1).

Laois 0-3 Mayo 2-6 (Portlaoise, 8/12/1935). T Burke; J McGowan, T McNicholas, P Kelly; T Regan, G Ormsby (0-1), P Collins; P Flannelly, H Kenny; J Carney, J Munnelly (1-1), P Laffey; G Courell (0-1), P Moclair (0-3), P Munnelly (1-0).

MINOR FOOTBALL RESULTS

Connacht Championship

SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 4-4 Leitrim 2-1 (Sligo, 26/5/1935).

FINAL: Mayo 2-2 Sligo 1-4 (James Stephens Park, Ballina, 11/8/1935). MAYO: D McNamara; T Hannon, W Durkin, J Salmon; T Malley, P O’Malley, J McLoughlin; B Cronin, PJ Judge; D Egan (0-1), M Carney (0-1), M O’Malley; J Daly, PJ Roche (1-0), J Keane (1-0).

All-Ireland Championship

SEMI-FINAL: Mayo 1-4 Louth 1-4 (Croke Park, 25/8/1935). MAYO: D McNamara (goal); T Hannon, W Durkin, J Salmon; PJ Irwin, P O’Malley, J McLoughlin; PJ Judge (0-2, one free), J McNicholas; D Egan (0-1), M O’Malley, B Quinn; J Daly (0-1, free), PJ Roche (1-0), J Keane.

SEMI-FINAL (REPLAY): Mayo 3-5 Louth 1-2 (James Stephens Park, Ballina, 15/9/1935). MAYO: D McNamara (goal); T Hannon, W Durkin, J Salmon; PJ Irwin, P O’Malley, J McLoughlin; PJ Judge (1-0, a ’50’), J McNicholas (0-1); D Egan (0-1), M O’Malley (1-0), J Keane (1-0); M Carney (0-2, one free), PJ Roche (0-1), B Quinn. (There’s a superb in-depth report on the game and the journey across the country undertaken for it by the Louth contingent penned by “Our Special Representative” in the Drogheda Independent, dated 21st September, page 11).   

FINAL: Mayo 1-6 Tipperary 1-1 (Croke Park, 22/9/1935). MAYO: D McNamara (goal); T Hannon, W Durkin, J Salmon; PJ Irwin, P O’Malley, J McLoughlin (0-1, free); PJ Judge, J McNicholas; D Egan (0-2), M O’Malley, J Keane; M Carney (1-2, one point a free), PJ Roche (0-1), B Quinn.

Sources used: Padraig Ferguson’s Archive, The Complete Handbook of Gaelic Games, Hogan Stand, British Pathé (newsreel clip), The Green Above the Red, The Road to 51, Irish Press, Evening Herald, Drogheda Independent, Western People, Connaught Telegraph. 

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