Maurice Parry selected for Wales XI


February 15, 1901
Wales v Scotland.
The following players have been selected to play for Wales in the above international match at Wrexham on March 2:
Goal, Leigh Roose (London Welsh);
Backs, Di Jones (Chirk and Manchester City) and Charlie Morris (Chirk and Derby County).
Half-backs, Maurice Parry (Oswestry and Liverpool), William Jones (Aberdare), and Ted Hughes (Ruabon and Tottenham Hotspur);
Forwards, Billy Meredith (Chirk and Manchester City), Mart Watkins (Oswestry and Stoke), Morgan Morgan-Owen (Welshpool and Oxford); Ted Parry (Oswestry), Robert Atherton (Bangor and Hibernian).

Reserves:
Goal, Fred Griffiths (Millwall Athletic);
Backs, Sam Meredith (Chirk), H. Jones (Aberdare), Smart Arridge (Bangor and New Brighton Tower);
Half-backs, Sam Brookes (Rhy), Robert Morris (Chirk), William Harrison (Wrexham);
Forwards, Harry Pugh (Wrexham and Lincoln City), John Thomas Thomas (Bangor), Arthur Green (Aberystwyth and Aston Villa), Dick Jones (Millwall Athletic), Ephraim Williams (Druids).

Referee, Mr. Charles Sutcliffe (Burnley); linesman, Mr. Arthur Thomas.
(Source: Evening Express: February 15, 1901)

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