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Orkney Gramphone Artistes

(James SC Johnstone)and others in a newspaper article (March 31st?) 1937
Picture added on 08 September 2009 at 10:52
Comments:
Mr Thomas Bain in the top picture is my uncle from Westray. He was the eldst of my father's family. There was Thomas (Tom), Robert (Bob my father,) Alexander (Alex) and George.
Added by Liz Firth on 08 September 2009
I wonder if anyone remembers a song by Madge and Gillie Voy which,I think,was called An Evening At The Bu In Orphir.
Added by Marion Craigie on 10 September 2009
Tom Bain is my uncle from Westray
Added by Liz Firth on 11 September 2009
I knew all the people in the first picture in the thirties Tom Bain being my fathers eldest brother from Westray (my uncle). Robert Milne was a cabinetmaker to trade and had a furniture shop in Junction Road. We had all, or most of their records.
Added by David Bain on 11 September 2009
I have the record A night at the Bu and I'm trying to get it transferre to mp3 so I can send it to you.
Added by Stewart Cormack on 24 September 2009
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