104th Anniversary


25th January, 1929

A Henderson

List of Toasts Proposed

I. The King

Mr Andrew Henderson, Chairman

"God save the King"


II. The Queen, Prince of Wales and other Members of the Royal Family

The Chairman

Song "God bless the Prince of Wales"


III. The Imperial Forces


Song "Rule Britannia"


Song "Boys of the Old Brigade"

Mr Robert Holburn


Mr Thomas Smith

Song "Scots wha hae"


IV. Houses of Parliament

Mr Neil H Cosh

Song "The Lea Rig"

Mr John Gemmell

V. The Memory of Burns

The Chairman

Song "O a' the airts"

Mr John Gemmell

Song "There was a lad"


VI. The Memory of Jean Armour

Mr Charles Pickles, Croupier

VII. Burns Clubs

Mr George Houston

Recitation "Tam O' Shanter"

Mr Daniel Tait Jr

VIII. Sir Walter Scott

Mr William Wilson

IX. Land o' Cakes

Mr Thomas C Tait

Song "The Charming Month of May"

Mr Thomas Smith

X. Song Writers

Mr Daniel Tait Jr

Song "The Lass of Ballochmyle"

Mr W W Boyd

XI. Our Guests

Mr Patrick Comrie


Mr John Henderson


Mr R H Stirrat Howie

XII. Young Members

Mr Wm Conn


Mr M T Wilson

XI. Deceased Members

Mr John MacNicol

Song "A wee drappie o't"

Mr Robert Holburn

XII. The Chairman

The Croupier

XIII. The Croupier

The Chairman

"Auld Lang Syne"

The Company


Members Present

Andrew Henderson, Chairman (1915)

Charles Pickles, Croupier (1915)

Patrick Comrie (1891)

George Houston (1898)

John Macnicol (1903)

James D Gordon (1904)

Neil H Cosh (1910)

William W Boyd (1911)

Wm Conn (1912)

Robert Holburn (1914)

William Wilson (1916)

William N Pratt (1919)

John McDonald (1920)

Daniel Tait Jnr (1924)

Thomas C Tait (1927)

William Dick (1928)

John Gemmell (1928)

Thomas Smith (1929)

M T Wilson (1929)

John Henderson, Guest of Chairman

R H Stirrat Howie, Guest of Mr D Tait Jr.

19 Members 2 Guests