97th Anniversary


27th January, 1922

N H Cosh

List of Toasts Proposed

I. The King

The Chairman

"God save the King"

The Company

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

The Chairman

III. The Imperial Forces

Mr Wm Conn

Chorus "Rule Britannia"

The Company


Col John Gow

Song "Some body"

Mr John Fairley

IV. Houses of Parliament

Mr Alex Archibald

V. The Memory of Burns

The Chairman

Song "There was a lad"

Mr Robt Holburn

VI. The Memory of Jean Armour

Mr Wm W Boyd

Song "Bonnie Jean"

Mr Wm W Boyd

VII. Burns Clubs

Mr G Kirkhope

Recitation & Song "Jolly Beggars"

Mr Wm Conn

VIII. Sir Walter Scott

Dr W M Brown

Song "Nameless lassie"

Mr A R Cunningham

IX. Land o' Cakes

Mr Wm Wilson

Recitation "The Haggis"

Mr John MacNicol

X. Song Writers

Mr A R Cunnibgham

Song "Annie Laurie"

Mr Hugh Shedden

XI. Our Guests

Mr W N Pratt

Song "Gae bring to me"

Mr G N Forsyth


Mr John McCartney

XII. Young Members

Mr D J Aitken

Songs "Duncan Gray" & "Mountains o' Mourn"

Mr John Fairley

XIII. Deceased Members

Mr A C Patrick

Song "Land o' the Leal"

Mr J Fairley

XIV. Croupier

The Chairman

Song "O'er a wee drappie o't"

Mr R Holburn

Song "Green grow the rashes"

Mr John McCartney

Recitation "A wee Scotch Nicht"

Mr John MacNicol

XV. Chairman

The Croupier

Song "The Bonnie Lass"

Mr W W Boyd

"Auld Lang Syne"

The Company


Members Present

Neil H Cosh (Chairman) (1910)

William W Boyd (Croupier) (1911)

Andrew C Patrick (1877)

John Gow (1887)

Patrick Comrie (1891)

Dr W Mackenzie Brown (1899)

John Macnicol (1903)

Hugh Shedden (1903)

Alex R Cunningham (1906)

Hugh Cunningham (1908)

Dr Jeffrey Aitken (1912)

William Conn (1912)

Robert Holburn (1914)

Robert L Riddet (1915)

Andrew Henderson (1915)

William Wilson (1916)

John Fairley (1916)

Alexander Archibald (1921)

William N Pratt (1919)

James MacDonald (1920)

James Wylie (1921)

John McCartney, Guest of H Shedden

George N Forsyth, Guest of J Jackson

Ernest Willison, Guest of John Gow

22 Members 3 Guests