OT: 6 October 1934 – An Ribean Gorm “Pipes and Drums”

The Oban Times, 6 October, 1934 Pipes and Drums  24 September, 1934 Sir,–I take it that the S.P.B.A. Are not going by any other time but their own. There must be many readers who concur with your correspondent “Craigellachie.” Similar questions have from time to time appeared in your esteemed paper, but the S.P.B.A. intentionally […]

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OT: 27 October 1934 – Pom Pom Pom “Pipes and Drums”

 The Oban Times, 27 October, 1934 Pipes and Drums  October 22, 1934 Sir,–I note with regret that the many letters which have appeared in your columns have been unanswered by the S.P.B.A. “An Ribean Gorm” has evidently given up hope of getting any reply, and asks those members other than the Executive Committee to give […]

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OT: 13 October 1934 – A.D. Hamilton “Pipes and Drums”

The Oban Times, 13 October, 1934 Pipes and Drums  294 Hillington Road, Glasgow, 1 October, 1934 Sir,–Allow me to express my appreciation of “Craigellachie’s” letter of September 8, and also thank him for his kind compliment to me. For years I have tried to inculcate in the minds of drummers the need for a little […]

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OT: 2 July 1927 – A. MacPherson “Piobaireachd Pipe Music”

The Oban Times, 2 July, 1927 Piobaireachd Pipe Music  Inveran Hotel, Invershin, Sutherland, 23 June, 1927 Sir,–In your issue of 18th June, the Piobaireachd Society make an announcement, three months after the tunes for this year’s competition had been issued, that they find there are mistakes in the publication and are going to prepare revised […]

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