January 2, 1949
Merseyside football followers will regret to hear of the death of John McNab, former Liverpool half-back, which took place at his home at Bootle. Jock a great-hearted player gave Liverpool many years of valiant service. He joined them immediately after the first World War, and played his last game in 1928.
(Source: Liverpool Echo: January 3, 1949)
Liverpool Echo: January 5, 1949.