August 17, 1909
A number of transfers have been granted to Lancashire Combination players, including
Andrew Swan, Blackpool to Workington;
D. Atkinson, Haslingdon to Heywood United;
Clifford Maccormick, Rochdale to Heywood United;
William Weston, Blackpool to Nelson;
John Cox, Liverpool to Blackpool;
Harry Read, Blackpool to Colne;
Tom Wilcox, Manchester United to Carlisle United;
Aaron Hulme, Manchester United to Nelson, and;
James Berry, Heywood United to Carlisle United.
Earlestown have applied to the Combination Management Committee for permission to change their colours from dark blue to dark red.
(Source: Bolton Evening News: August 17, 1909)