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Elvin, Sir Arthur Jameslocked

(1899–1957)
  • Owen Williams
  • , revised by Anita McConnell

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Elvin, Sir Arthur James (1899–1957), sports promoter, was born in Norwich on 5 July 1899, the son of John Elvin, a police officer who died while his son was still at school, and his wife, Charlotte Elizabeth, née Holley. Arthur (as he was always known) left his local school at fourteen and after a variety of jobs joined the ...

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