An impressive ceremony was held in the Central Hotel, Edzell, when the Navy Wive’s Club of America No. 239, the ‘Scottish Thistle’ held their six monthly installation of office-bearers. There were 30 present at the dinner which preceded the ceremony. Hostess was Mrs Ada Hutchinson, the outgoing president.
Pupils of Brechin High School will be included in a party of Angus young people going to the USA in May under the auspices of the English-Speaking Union in Scotland. During their three-week stay, the boys and girls will stay with families in one of the Eastern States. They will spend a couple of days in New York visiting the United Nations building, sailing round Manhattan Island, etc. They will also attend an American High School.