The Dundee United Football Club Historical Archive. Preserving United History Since 2006.
East Stirling ran out deserved 3-1 winders over Hibs at Merchiston Park, with a large crowd watching on. First blood went to East Stirling with Millar scoring a beauty after Thomson hadntwice brought Tullis to his knees. The latter player before the interval was successful in increasing the lead. After the interval Thomson and Millar continued to impress for the home side with Thomson eventually scoring a third. Hibs tried hard to get back into the match but the home side defended strongly. Before the end Hibs eventually pulled one back with Gibson netting.