40 years ago

Cricket: Brechin City’s 125th anniversary brochure is now on sale price 25p. The brochure has a forward by Ian A. R. Peebles, the test cricketer, who recalls pleasant games against Brechin and other county clubs in the 30’s when he was a member of the Kinnaird team captained by Lord Carnegie.

Darts: The Bolag Bar finished champions of Brechin and District Darts League this past season and also won the Hood Trophy. R. Craig, a member of the team, won the singles championship and D. Fyffe jun. and D. Candy the doubles. The trophies were handed over at the annual dinner dance on Friday by boxer Jim Douglas.

Cricket: Brechin 1st X1 have one fixture this Sunday at Guthrie Park against Gordonians.