The Oban Times, 13 December, 1924
Bagpipe Makers In Scotland
2 Bank Street, Ross-shire, 8th November, 1924
Sir, –I should like, with your kind permission, to ask through the columns of your esteemed paper, whether any of your readers could supply me with the names, places of abode, and approximate dates of any of the bagpipe-makers known at any time in Scotland, down to within recent years. Any information on this subject, or relating to sources of information, will be highly appreciated, and any details of bagpipe manufacture at any time be welcomed.
Wishing your interesting paper continued success, –I am, etc.,
Torquil W. McLeod