From the archives: 50 years ago

At the annual competitive exhibition of produce, handicrafts and bulbs held by Angus Federation of WRI’s in the Webster Memorial Hall,. Arbroath, Aberlemno (more than 50 members) and Logie-Pert (under 50 members) won the major trophies for most points.

On Tuesday, March 17, Mr Smart of Brechin High School took a party of pupils, mainly from Class III., to Dundee to see “Twelfth Night”. This was the first time most of the pupils had seen a professional performance of a Shakespeare play and they very much enjoyed it.

Dr Robert M. Lang retires next week - after 36 years in practice in Brechin. Dr Edwards is to be assisted in the practice by Dr Michael Andrews. Dr Andrews is 29 and a graduate of Edinburgh University.