Category: Sketches

On the same side now

Friday, February 9 – 1940 Ted Drake (left), famous Arsenal centre-forward, on guard at an RAF depot in England. He has just relieved Sam Bartram (right), Charlton Athletic goalkeeper, who is about to go off duty. (Dundee Courier, 09-02-1940) Note: Sam Bartram made war time appearances for Liverpool.

James Miller should do well at Anfield

Monday, March 13 – 1933 The transfer of James Miller, Brechin City’s goalkeeper to Liverpool, was not surprising. The Merseyside club have had their eyes on the ex-Glasgow Perthshire man for some weeks now. The transfer brings to mind the City’s penchant for picking up class keepers. One […]