70th Anniversary


R Fulton

List of Toasts Proposed

 I. The Queen, Prince and Princess of Wales and Both Houses of Parliament.

The Chairman

Song. "God bless the Prince of Wales"

Mr Thomson

II. The Army, Navy and Reserve Forces

Mr Patrick


Lieutenant Brown

 Song. "The Sea is England's Glory"

Mr Mitchell

 III. The Immortal Memory of Burns

The Chairman

Song. "There was a Lad was born in Kyle"

Mr Thomson

 Song. "Annie Laurie"

Mr Donald

IV. The Memory of Jean Armour

The Croupier

Song. "O' a' the airts"

Mr Logan

Song. "Corn Rigs"

Mr Mitchell

V. Shakespeare

Mr Kirkhope

Song. "Dae ye min' o' Langsyne?"

Mr Graham

Song. "Hame cam' oor Guidman at e'en"

Dr Hamilton

VI. Deceased Members

Mr Comrie

Song. "I'm wearin' awa', Jean"

Mr Donald

VII. Novelists, with Sir Walter Scott

Mr Gordon

Trio. "Willie brewed a peck o' maut"

Messrs Thomson, Mitchell and Bone

VIII. Land o' Cakes

Mr Johnston

Song. "The Saucy Maid"

Mr A Blair

Song. "This Cronie o' mine"

Mr Geo Willison

IX. Kindred Clubs, all the world over

Mr Aitken

Song. "Flora McDonald's Lament"

Mr Muir

Song. "O are ye sleeping Maggie?"

Mr Mitchell

Song. "Morag's Fairy Glen"

Mr Gordon

X. Song Writers

Mr Brown

Song. "Mary Morrison"

Mr Thomson

Song. "A wee drappie o't"

Mr Logan

XI. Young Members

Mr Willison


Dr Hamilton

XII. Mr Cameron (proposed by Mr Comrie, who gave expression to the Club's sympathy with Mr Cameron in his present illness)


Song. "Farewell, the Lass o' Ballochmyle"

Mr Bone

XIII. Our Haggis-Maker, Mrs Willison of Easterhill

The Chairman

Song. "Bonnie wee thing"

Mr Thomson

After the concluding Toasts of the Chairman and Croupier, the singing of Auld Lang Syne brought a very successful Meeting to a close. 

Members Present

Robert Fulton, Writer (Chairman)

John H Hamilton (Croupier)

Dr Blair

David Johnston

Alexander Comrie

Archibald Gray

George Willison

James Graham

Dugald Paton

Andrew C Patrick

William Logan

John Gordon

William Thomson

John Howie

William Mitchell

Andrew Aitken

George Kirkhope

James M McCosh

Robert B Gow

Thomas Bone

Andrew Allan

Archibald Blair

John Brown

New Members

Dr Hamilton

Robert Russell, Paisley

D P Donald


Thomas Muir, Guest of Chairman

John Malcolm, Guest of Chairman

David Craig, Hardcroft, Guest of Mr Comrie

26 Members 3 Guests