Our 102 and 97 year old match going sisters.

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  1. BlueMoon Risin'

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    Really nice gesture by the club yesterday to celebrate Vera Cohen and her sister Olga Halon being City fans since the 1930's. Vera aged 102 has been a season ticket holder since 1930 and Olga a few years later. Really good touch by the club, and I wish them good health and hope they both see us win the champions league.
     
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  2. pride in battle

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    Season ticket holder since 1930 is mind blowing, surely no City fan can beat that, I wouldn't be surprised if that's the longest in the entire country? 88 years **** me !!!
     
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    Yeah but where were they when we were shit?
     
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    Calling @oakiecokie to the thread!

    Great gesture by the club. What an incredible story they’ve both witnessed btw.
     
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    Vera is possibly the oldest continuous (excluding WW2) SC holder in the country ? They both look sprightly for their age. It was good to be their and applaud their support of our club.
    Heartwarming.
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  6. Since the 1930s? Glory hunter
     
  7. BlueMoon Risin'

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    Every one knows they weren't there mate as we were only formed in 2008!
     
  8. pride in battle

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    Absolutely, I think Pep thought the same as quite rightly he had a quick word with them as they went down the tunnel.
     
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    The 1930’s are arguably our second most successful decade. You might have something there.
     
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  10. Citygirl68

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    My dad who died last year also starting watching the club in 1930, he was also a director at the club in the 80's, rip Dad.
     

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