From the archives: 50 years’ ago

At Stracathro School closing the Rev Dr Archibald Watt, Edzell, gave the pupils sage advice in a form they would remember and Mrs Watt presented the prizes in her own friendly way. She was presented with a bouquet by Dorothy Paterson.

Brechin High School - Rector Anderson met the prefects during the final week to express his appreciation of their work during the session. The eight prefects have undertaken corridor duties as well as the extra work involved in all the various enter-house activities introduced this year and have won the respect of staff and pupils alike.

tHE aNGUS AND Kincardine Canine Association is holding its annual open show in the Farmers’ Mart,Scott Street on Saturday first, commencing at 11 a.m.