96th Anniversary


28th January, 1921

J W G Willison

List of Toasts Proposed

I. The King

The Chairman

Song "God save the King"

The Company

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

The Chairman

Song "A wee drappie o't"

Mr Robert Holburn

III. The Imperial Forces

Mr W W Boyd

Chorus "Rule Britannia"

The Company


Lieut W N Pratt

Recitation "Dargai Heights"

Mr John MacNicol

IV. Houses of Parliament

Mr Chas Pickles

V. The Memory of Burns

The Chairman

Chorus "There was a lad"


Song "Ae fond kiss"

Mr Hugh Shedden

VI. The Memory of Jean Armour

The Croupier

Song "O' a' the airts"

Mr John Fairley

Song "A wee drappie o't"

Mr Robt Holburn

VII. Burns Clubs

Mr Patrick Comrie

Song "Corn Rigs"

Mr W W Boyd

VIII. Land o' Cakes

Mr James Jackson

Recitation "Dr Rorie"

Dr W M Brown

IX. Song Writers

Rev And B Thomson

X. Deceased Members

Mr Andrew Aitken

XI. Croupier

The Chairman

XII. Chairman

The Croupier

"Auld Lang Syne"

The Company


Members Present

Maj John W G Willison (Chairman) (1909)

Neil H Cosh (Croupier) (1908)

Andrew Aitken (1874)

Andrew C Patrick (1877)

John Gow (1887)

Patrick Comrie (1891)

George Houston (1898)

Robert Howie (1898)

Dr W Mackenzie Brown (1899)

John Macnicol (1903)

Hugh Shedden (1903)

James D Gordon (1904)

Dr W D Walker (1906)

James Harvie (1909)

Wm W Boyd (1911)

Dr Jeffrey Aitken (1912)

William Conn (1912)

James Jackson (1913)

Robert Holburn (1914)

Robert L Riddet (1915)

Andrew Henderson (1915)

Charles Pickles (1915)

William Wilson (1916)

John Fairley (1916)

Rev Andrew B Thomson (1917)

William N Pratt (1919)

John Lusk (1920)

James C Douglas, Guest of Mr Gow

James Y McDonald, Guest of Mr Thomson

James Wyllie, Guest of Mr Boyd

27 Members 3 Guests