Preview: Grayson’s v Comets


February 18, 1916
Grayson’s and the Comets meet tomorrow for the Birkenehead Hospital Fund: –
Comets: Saunders (Wirral Railbridge) or Gaynor (Port Sunlight), Dennis (Stalybridge Celtic), Sadler (Tranmere Rovers), Kitchen (Wirral Railway), Devlin (Gilbrook), Pendlebury (Birkenhead Town), Myers (Laird-street Wesleyan), Lloyd (Cheshire Regiment), Parsons (Neston Nomads), H. Jones (Northern Nomads), Gouldson (Birkenhead Town).

Grayson’s: Tommy Haughton (Prescot W.W.), Davies (Gilbrook), Aitken (Newcastle United), Leeson (Claughton St. Mark’s), Johnson (Wirral Railway), Gaunt (Liverpool Rovers), Basford, A. Lewis (Gilbrook), Rigg (Rochdale), Ward (Gaston), H. Lewis (Comets and Birkenhead Boys).

Referee: Mr. Rennie (Grayson’s, Ltd.).

The ball has been given by Jack Sharp.
(Liverpool Echo: February 18, 1916)