105th Anniversary


24th January, 1930

C Pickles

List of Toasts Proposed

I. The King

Mr Charles Pickles, 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

Mr John Henderson

Song "Rule Britannia"



Col John Gow

IV. Houses of Parliament

Mr Thomas C Tait

V. The Memory of Burns

The Chairman

Chorus "There Was a Lad"


Song "Gae Bring tae Me a Pint o' Wine"

Mr Thos Smith

Song "Corn Rigs"

Mr Wm Wilson

VI. The Memory of Jean Armour

The Croupier

Recitation "Tam O' Shanter"

Mr Thomas C Tait

VII. Burns Clubs

Mr Andrew Henderson

Song "The Lass of Ballochmyle"

Mr W W Boyd

VIII. Sir Walter Scott

Dr Mackenzie Brown

Song "My Love is like a Red Red Rose"

Mr J Gemmell

IX. Land o' Cakes

Mr W N Pratt

Recitation - Original

Mr Thos C Tait

X. Song Writers

Mr William Dick

Song "Bonnie Woods o' Craigielea"

Mr Thos Smith

Song "Braes o' Mar"

Mr Thos Smith

XI. Our Guests

Mr Wm Conn

Reply & Song "McGregor"

Mr William Wilson

Recitation "The Mouse"

Mr John MacNicol

Recitation "Gordons at Dargai"

Mr John MacNicol

XII. Young Members

Mr W W Boyd


Mr John Henderson

Recitation "Twa Brigs"

Mr William Conn

XI. Deceased Members

Mr John MacNicol

Chorus "Land o' the Leal"

Mr Robert Holburn


Mr W W Boyd

XII. The Chairman

The Croupier

Song "Moriarty"

Mr John MacNicol

Song "Sweet Afton"

Mr Wm Wilson

XIII. The Croupier

The Chairman

Song "A Wee Drappie O't"

Mr Thomas Smith

"Auld Lang Syne"

The Company


Members Present

Charles Pickles, Chairman (1915)

William Wilson MA, Croupier (1916)

John Gow (1887)

Dr Wm Mackenzie Brown (1899)

John Macnicol (1903)

James D Gordon (1904)

William W Boyd (1911)

William Conn (1912)

Andrew Henderson (1915)

William N Pratt (1919)

John McDonald (1920)

George N Forsyth (1923)

Thomas C Tait (1927)

William Dick (1928)

John Gemmell (1928)

Thomas Smith (1929)

M T Wilson (1929)

William McGill (1929)

John Henderson (1930)

William Wilson, Guest of Mr Pratt

19 Members 1 Guest