Death of James Perris, Belfast Celtic and former Irish international inside forward. Joined the Celtic just after the First War and then had a short career in the Football League. Spent 1920-21 with Chelsea, 33 games 8 goals, and then three years with Preston North End, 53 games 11 goals before returning to Belfast Celtic. Here he won every honour in Irish football. Played 5 times for Ireland 1920-23 and 7 times for the Irish League up to 1928. His son, Ray Perris, played for Birmingham City and Ireland after the Second War.