50 years ago

Football: Forfar East End, 1; Matrix, 10.
East End were no match for Matrix with a full team, but when they were reduced to 10 men after trailing 2-1 at the interval, Matrix ran riot and scored eight more goals.

Bowling: For the second year in succession, Brechin Public Bowling Club won the North and South Angus Bowling Association’s Hutchison trophy. 
The rink was the same as carried off the handsome trophy last year - I. Reid (skip), G. Allardyce, G. Duncan and I. Sim. The “Public” bowlers put up a grand performance.

Cricket: Prof. Wilkins’ benefit match on Sunday had to be cancelled because of the weather for the third time in four years.