They didn't pay or the Welfare Society
charges for the hall the Saturday dances
were too high - in the Fishermen's
Induction of new minister -
Rev Ainslie Walton , a son of the manse and a member
of a family with a long and close association with the church was inducted to his new charge, of Buckie North Church last Friday at an induction social held in the church hall. Over 400 people were present including the ministers of the other churches in the town and also Provost Doran representing the town council
One Hundred up - A Buckie firm that has been in business for 100 years, Wm. Marshall and Coy Ltd, Net Manufacturers and Rope Makers, celebrated this auspicious occasion with a dinner in the Commercial Hall. The firm was founded in 1885 as sailmakers, ship
with changing circumstances. who had long been employees
Among those of the firm.
Apathy reigns in Buckie - Only one in five or 22.5% of those entitled to vote did so in the recent town council election. Thomas Lang, a retiring member, came top of the poll with a new candidate, James F. Bruce, a fishing skipper second. Three members of the last council, John Cole, Edward Douglas and Dr Peter Reid were all returned but Wm. Thomson, Shipbuilder, also a member of the last council, was unsuccessful though only seven votes lay between him and Dr Reid.
Egg-rolling expeditions not yet a thing of the past - A photograph on the front page shows a group of warm clad youngsters about to set out for Rochomie to roll their Easter eggs.
Another Jumble Sale - These seem to be the 'in' thing as far as raising money is concerned. Recently the Sea Cadets held one in the Town House hall and in this edition St Peter RC Church Women's Guild are to hold one as are Buckie Ladies Circle only they have linked this with a Cake and Candy Sale.
Kart Racing takes place at Boyndie 'Drome near Banff on Sunday 2nd Admittance 2/-.
May at 2 p.m.
"My brither is a fireman bold. He pits oot fires" So Firemen are wanted for Birmingham between the ages of
goes the words of the song. 18-30. Minimum height 5'7" at 18 £700, rising to £980.
Allowances paid to men unable area. Married quarters available
to find accommodation with waiting time rarely
for families in
New bands or just old ones re-titled?
The Who; the Viceroys; Mighty Avengers.
These were to the East Coast
be playing in the Two Red Shoes, Elgin. Dancers Flame while those in the Assembly Rooms, Elgin
in Cullen can listen to on Saturday can hear
Do you fancy a life on the ocean waves?
The British and Commonwealth Shipping
Company have vacancies for Engineering Officers.
New heid Geography mannie at B.H.S.
The new PT Geography at BHS is John
Anderson who has replaced John Scott. Mr Anderson has moved to Buckie from Robert
Also in the Geography Department - Miss Irene Greig, Teacher of Geography at BHS has been seconded for a year to teach with the British Families Educational Services in Germany. She will take up the \appointment on September 1.
Apr 29 Opening announcement -
Thomas K. Monro
is to commence in business as an
electrician and would welcome enquiries. 15 Garden Lane.