1951 Chronology

Thur 19
Frank 'Gruff' McCashney, Richmond left foot wingman 1909-1915, dies after an operation aged 61.

Sat 18
South Melb Fourths Eighteen 9.13.67 defeat Richmond Citizens 3.9.27 in the Grand Final of the Melbourne Boys League (Under 17s) held at Footscray Oval.

Thurs 27
The 'mother of the Richmond Football Club' Monica Manzie, dies aged 90. Her home at Punt Road was the social rallying ground for players and loyal barrackers. Her husband was Richmond secretary Andrew Manzie.