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Smith, William Robert [Willie] (1886-1982), billiards and snooker player

Tony Rennick

in Oxford Dictionary of National Biography

Published in print September 2004 |
Published online September 2004 | e-ISBN: 9780198614128 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1093/ref:odnb/65064

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Smith, William Robert [Willie] (1886-1982), billiards and snooker player, was born on 25 January 1886 at 3 Taylor Street, Darlington, co. Durham, the son of William Smith, a journalist who was sports editor of the local newspaper the North Star, and his wife, Frances Annie Malkin. Young Willie was introduced ...

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