September 7, 1915
Alex Thomson, who is a son of a well-known former King’s Park goalkeeper in the person of James Thomson, Torbrex, and who has been with Falkirk for a couple of seasons, has signed for East Stirlingshire.
Thomson was with east Stirlingshire before went to Liverpool. He is an architect by profession, and is presently employed in the Lands Valuation Department at Stirling, where he resides.
(Stirling Observer: September 7, 1915)