Mexborough and Swinton Times, January 16, 1931
Conisbrough’s first Barrister
Mr. John Frederick Drabble, B.A., has passed the final Bar examination and has the distinction of being the first Conisborough person, to become a barrister.
He is the youngest son of Councillor and Mrs. J. Drabble, of Northcliff House, Conisborough, and was educated at Mexborough Secondary School and Downing College, Cambridge.
He is a member of the Inner Temple and is at present with Mr. W. P. Donald, of Sheffield.