April 30, 1914
The manager of St. Mirren F.C., Paisley (Mr. Hugh Law), who returned from England last evening has obtained the transfer to the Saints of James Brannick, of Everton, an inside right with a fine goal-scoring record, he having taken 39 goals in the past season, and being top scorer in the Central League. He is 22 years of age, weighs 11 stone, and is 5ft. 8in. in height.
(The Scotsman: April 30, 1914)