50 years ago

Angus special Districts Committee is not to object to permission being granted to property owners in New Street, Edzell to change the name of the street to North Esk Road.

With regards to the swimming pool referendum, nearly 3000 forms are being sent out to ratepayers and these have to be returned by January 31. The counting of the “Ayes” and “Noes” will be carried out on Monday and the result reported to the Town Council at night.

A company of about 80 attended the annual Burns Nicht at Lodge St Ninian in the Masonic Temple on Friday and again a very happy evening was spent under the chairmanship of the R. W. M., Bro. Hume F. Smith.