Full Name: JIM KARTHAUS
Date of Birth: 23/06/1898
Height: 173 cm ( 5-8 )
Weight: 67 kg ( 10-7 )
Debut: 07/08/1920, Round 14, Geelong
Last Game: 27/09/1924, Round SF, Essendon
Total Games: 26
Total Goals: 2
Honours: VFL Representative Team 1922 Games 1
Total Games: 73
Total Goals: 20
Honours: Captain 1919
James was a wingman. He was known as the “Sideway Rabbit” because of his pace. He was a local boy who went on to become one of the founding members of the Richmond Cubs, or Reserves as they are now known. In season 1922, he was a regular senior player who performed so well he was selected to play for the state. He later played with VFA club Camberwell before coaching in the Eastern Suburbs. James died in 1989.
Richmond United 1917-18
Kew Captain/Coach part of 1925 ; Camberwell 1926-28, Games 49, Goals 7 ; Burwood Captain/Coach 1929-31 ; Deepdene Captain/Coach 1932-36 ( Honours - Premiership one, Best & Fairest Once ).