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James Captain J8 Deluxe. 200cc. 1950-1953

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Frame numbering
Frame numbers were prefixed M for 1950-52. 

In "Villiers Singles & Twins"  Roy Bacon lists 1953 frames as having prefix A5. 

Model announcement
"Motor Cycling"  16 November 1950
(An Eight-model James Programme, page 37).

Road tests
"Motor Cycling" 12 January 1950
(Road Tests of Current Models, page 218)

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