May 3, 1907
Bury have signed James Francis Brennan, inside right of the African Royals, Liverpool.
Brennan is 22 years of age, 5ft. 9in. in height, and weighs about 12 stones. The African Royals are the champions of the West Cheshire League, and Brennan has got no fewer than 32 out of 72 goals scored by the club in the League competition last season.
(Manchester Courier: May 3, 1907)