Monday, October 11 – 1909 The last chapter in the career of Abraham Hartley, better known as “Abe” Hartley, an old football favourite, who in
All articles about Abe Hartley on PlayUpLiverpool.com. About Abe Hartley: Born: February 8, 1872: Dumbarton (Dunbartonshire), Scotland. Passed away: October 9, 1909: Southampton (Hampshire), in
Saturday, October 9 – 1909 Abe Hartley, formerly a well-known footballer, who played for Dumbarton, Everton, Liverpool, and Southampton, died suddenly, on Saturday, at Southampton
November 17, 1902 Amongst the numerous official positions which the League system has brought into being and importance is that of trainer to our leading
Monday, April 9 – 1900 A glorious opportunity was allowed by the Liverpool team to pass unheeded on Saturday. They were visited by a team
Saturday, April 7 – 1900 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick-off: 15:30. Liverpool – Burnley 0-1 (0-1). Attendance: 10,000. Referee: Mr. J. Fox.
December 23, 1899 Match: Football League, First Division, Turf Moor. Burnley – Nottingham Forest 2-2 (0-2). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. Allwood. Burnley (2-3-5): Jack Hillman,
Sunday, July 16 – 1899 To-day the transfer of the papers of Abe Hartley, of the Liverpool Football club, were signed for him to play
March 31, 1899 Reserves, The Combination, at Llandudno. Llandudno Swifts – Liverpool Reserves 2-1 (0-1). Attendance: 4,000; gate receipt: £65. Llanudno Swits (2-3-5): Robinson; S.
July 16, 1898 An International’s views He is an international, and prominent in office in the Football Players’ Union, and our conversation turned on the
February 16, 1898 Match: FA Cup, Second Round reply, at Anfield, kick.off: 15:00. Liverpool – Newton Heath 2-1 (0-1). Attendance: 6,000. Referee: Mr.A.J. Barker. Liverpool
January 29, 1898 Owing to the great counter attraction at Goodison Park there was just a mere handful of spectators at Anfield Road to witness
January 29, 1898 Match: FA Cup, First Round, at Anfield, kick-off: 14:45. Liverpool – Hucknall St. John’s 2-0 (0-0). Attendance: 200. Referee: Mr. G.H. Dale
January 22, 1898 Key note: “Liverpool are picking up somewhat. To run Sunderland to a goal on the banks of the Wear is no mean
January 12, 1898 Match: Benefit for Wigan Cricket Club, at Springfield Park. Wigan County – Liverpool 4-1 (1-1). Wigan County (2-3-5): McKay, Whitehouse, Morris, Salisbury,
January 8, 1898 Key note: “Dr Morley, who has for many years been connected with the Rovers, celebrated his 69th birthday on Saturday last, when
January 7, 1898 * Liverpool are the funniest team on earth. * The Wolves last season offered £250 for Abe Hartley. He has been secured
January 4, 1898 Key note: “After finishing of their match with the Hearts at Edinburgh on Monday the Liverpool team took the train to Glasgow,
January 1, 1898 Key note: “Liverpudlians would dearly like to see their club win a match upon their own ground. They can manage it away
January 1, 1898 Mr. Campbell states that Mr. Tom Watson sends the following as the probable Liverpool team against the Hearts on Monday: Willie Donnelly;
December 29, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Bramall Lane, kick off: 14:30. Sheffield United – Liverpool 1-2 (1-1). Attendance: 5,000. Referee: Mr. A.H.B.
December 27, 1897 Match: Football League, First Division, at Anfield, kick off: 14:10. Liverpool – Sunderland 0-2 (0-0). Attendance: 25,000.. Referee: Mr. J. H. Strawson.
Wednesday, December 22 – 1897 Abe Hartley, the well known centre-forward of the Everton Football Club, has been transferred to Liverpool, for whom he will
September 27, 1897 Never in the history of local football has the Anfield enclosure presented such a magnificent appearance as was the case on Saturday,
September 25, 1897 Match: Football League First Division, at Anfield, kick off: 16:00. Liverpool – Everton 3-1 (2-1). Attendance: 30,000. Referee: Mr. Aaron Scragg (Crewe).