40 years ago

At the annual general meeting of the City Club it was agreed to donate £3000 to Brechin City FC. 
This would still leave a substantial sum in the reserve fund towards the future development of the social club. 
The club membership is expected to rise to 1250.

This year’s sponsored walk in aid of the British Red Cross Society on May 6 realised a record £1541.82. 
Organised by Miss Silver Beedie, Craigo, the Walk was from Auchenblae to Montrose a distance of 20 miles. 
The following centres were nominated but the walkers:- Montrose, £729.45; Brechin, £528.87; Forfar, £203.25; Laurencekirk, £52.20; Dundee, £27.85.