In the Town Hall - The Four Pennies; Herman and the Hermits
Capitol, Aberdeen - The Rolling Stones Show. Tickets cost 5/-
15/-, 12/-, 10/6, 7/6 and
Fishermen's Hall on Wednesday 16 June - Coast Festival of Beat with a Queen to be chosen. Four bands to be in attendance, The Jackobeats, The Phantoms, The Bambies
and The Golden Falcons.
Buses will run from Huntly, Macduff, and Elgin returning to
each place after the dance including Lossiemouth.
On Saturday 5th
will be appearing in the Fishermen's Hall with the
Jack Sinclair Band. Admission 5/6. The promoters of all the above dances etc. is Modern Dancing Enterprises.
Still looking for a Church Officer for the West Church. been installed. Apply to Alex Hendry, Land Street.
New electric heating has
More comfort when driving Peters Road, Buckie.
Fit a head rest for £4.4 from the West End Stores, St
Thistle sign a new player -
To replace Gordon Laing who has moved to Elgin, Buckie
have signed Jacky Jameison a full back who was previously with Fraserburgh.
Former master Buckie died in a
baker dies -
George R. Hutcheson
who was a master baker in He was a native of Portgordon
and moved to Buckie
where he ran
a baker's business in Buckie for 20 years with a
shop on Baron Street and another ago for Harrow where he became Buckie was at 14 Baron Street. He
on St Peter's Square(sic).
He left Buckie five years
foreman baker of a large London firm.
June 3 A new name among bands is to play at the Craig. Verdilax
This one is
Why is Cowie Park so called ?
A previous letter writer
Now another has
came up with this answer.
The park a stable
was named after Mr Wm. 'Bill' Cowie 'Rover' who was a carting contractor with and other premises on Garden Lane and used the field to graze his horses.
Alex Cowie, one of his sons information was furnished by a
has a plumber's business
on Baron Street.
same person who wrote the tribute to Miss Geddes who had the penny sweetie shop).
Death Cabinetmaker and Upholsterer-
who carried on a business in
Buckie as a cabinetmaker and upholsterer for over 40 years died this week aged 67.
in the City Hospital
He was a furniture, He was a
native of Cullen
where he first set up in business specialising in hand made
he later moved to Buckie and had premises on Blairdaff keen sportsman with a special interest in football and
Street. golf. He
well known Buckie actively associated survived by his wife
player and a keen golfer in his young day when he was
with the Spey Bay and a family of two
sons and three daughters.
Advert - of only 49
Why not guineas?
get yourself See Hunter
a Pye Twin Tub Washing Machine and Pirie, East Church Street.
'Lochaber No More'
The death took place at his home, 33 Anton Street, Buckpool,
of postman and piper , Mr Charles Glennie at the age of 62.
Charlie as he
was popularly known, joined the Post Office in Buckie
in 1944 after serving for 19 years
as a regular soldier
with the Gordon Highlanders.
He was an accomplished piper
sought after to play at numerous functions.
He was a member
of the former Buckie Pipe Band and used to he had been playing with the Banff Pipe Band.
take evening classes He leaves a wife and
in piping. Recently two daughters.
Playing in the Two Red Shoes -
The West Side Five (from London)
and in the Institute, Fochabers, The Soundcasters.