From the sport’s archives: 40 years ago

Cricket: Brechin v Dundee HSFP
Brechin scored a narrow victory over the FPs at Guthrie Park on Saturday, winning by 17 runs. The match turned out to the finest seen at Guthrie Prrk this season with good attacking cricket. Although Brechin took the points, the FPs put up such a fine show with the bat that they deserved a draw.

Curling: At Glenesk Curling Club’s annual general meeting, the following office bearers were appointed:-
president, A. Scott; vice-president, J. Caithness; secretary, and treasurer, A. Davidson, Gleneffock. Skips - A. Scott, J. Caithness, A. Davidson, G. McIntosh, H. Dickson, J. Campbell and C. Dickson.