Chris Hassell Former CPFC Club Secretary Speaks to Palace Radio

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  • Album: History
  • Year: 2009

Chris Hassell oversaw Crystal Palace's Decade of Destiny as Club Secretary, that saw little Crystal Palace make the mighty leap from 4th Division basement boys to competing with the elite.

Here is an overview of that era by Chris himself, the youngest club secretary on appointment in 1963, interviewed by Palace Radio's Don Madgwick, in which he gives a glimpse of what those heady days were like under the more than able stewardship of the great Arthur Wait.