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A Friend by Post: ERNEST MARWICK of Orkney talks about a new pen friend, the daughter of a former Astronomer Royal for Scotland
Town and Country: J. S. CAMPBELL invites DR. 1. M. RICHARDSON , Senior Lecturer in Social Medicine in the University of Aberdeen, and DR. H. S. MILLER of Shrewsbury. author of The Ageing Country-man, to compare the cost of living as it affects the town and country dweller
Piping Memories: ANGUS MAC-PHERSON of Invershin recalls some of the highlights from Highland Games and Braemar Gatherings he has attended during the past seventy years What's in a Name?: RUBY TURBERVILLE describes a journey with her husband through the Thomas Hardy country during which they tried to establish a link between their family and the D'Urbervilles
Introduced by HOWARD LOCKHART from Scotland


Ernest Marwick
J. S. Campbell
M. Richardson
Introduced By:
Howard Lockhart

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