July 7, 1894
We understand that of the professionals whose services have been dispossessed with by the Sheffield United Football Club that John Drummond has signed for Liverpool, Hugh Gallacher for Leicester Fosse, and Billy Fleming for Dundee.
We may add that the reported signing of Charles Howlett by Gainsborough Trinity is known nothing of by the United executive. If Gainsborough has re-signed their former goalkeeper it has been without either the mention or knowledge of the Bramall Lane Club’s management.
(Source: Sheffield Daily Telegraph: July 7, 1894)