50 years ago

GOlf: Bob Kerr who took up duty last week as golf pro at Edzell, belongs to the village and was caddying on the course at the age of six. Now he is 60 and back from the USA after 35 years as professional at various clubs including Grey Rocks and Matis Beach in Quebec, at Cornwall, Ontario and in Nova Scotia. Bob learned his golf at Edzell under pros Sandy Lindsay and Gilbert Robb. He became one of the best golf instructors in Canada.

Football: Matrix had the edge in a hard fought derby at Nursery Park on Monday night. They were two nil up against Brechin Vics by half time. Vics looked more up for it in the second half, but in a breakaway near the end, Matrix grabbed another goal to win 3-0.