June 3, 1893
* A certain director of Everton F.C. tried to get some refreshments last week with a railway contract ticket. Be wise in time, director mine!
* Everton’s ground is now undergoing a course of treatment as to drainage. The general appearance of the ground at present with the uplifted earth and thousands of pipes, gives it the look of a brickfield. It must cost at least upwards of £100.
(Cricket and Football Field: June 3, 1893)