PAST HONEST LADS AND HONEST LASSES 1960s

1960

HONEST LAD: Douglas Gifford
HONEST LASS:  Margaret Hall
ATTENDANTS: J.Douglas Naysmith, Harry Salvona
Jessie Cunningham, Elinor Edwards
SASHER: Mr E. G. Willies, M.P.

1961

HONEST LAD: George Innes
HONEST LASS: Elizabeth Bonthron
ATTENDANTS: George Bonthron, John Thompson
Jeananne Baty, Jean Byrne
SASHER: Chief Constable W. Merrile

1962

HONEST LAD: Ian Allan
HONEST LASS:  Jeananne Baty
ATTENDANTS: James Robertson, A.Tommy Smail
Jeanette Aitchison, Margo MacDonald
SASHER: Lord Bruce

1963

HONEST LAD: George Bonthron
HONEST LASS:  Jeanette Aitchison
ATTENDANTS: James Arthur, (’36); an Gordon, Robert Hardie
Sheena Bee, Ruth Jamieson
SASHER: Sir David Lowe

1964

HONEST LAD: Edward Yeoman
HONEST LASS:  Sylvia Gifford
ATTENDANTS: Robert Hardie, Sam Sullivan
Sheena Bee, Janice Bonnington
SASHER: Earl of Mar and Kellie

1965

HONEST LAD: Robert Hardie
HONEST LASS: Cathie Steedman
ATTENDANTS: John Campton, James Robertson
Janice Bonnington, Janie Hall
SASHER: Brig. Alasdair McLean

1966

HONEST LAD: Matthew Paterson
HONEST LASS:  Janie Hall
ATTENDANTS: John Campton, William Elgin, Jackie Powell, Moira King, Margaret Orr, Christine Williamson
SASHER: Rev. D. S. Stiven

1967

HONEST LAD: George Bonthron
HONEST LASS:  Jeanette Aitchison
ATTENDANTS: James Arthur, (’36); an Gordon, Robert Hardie
Sheena Bee, Ruth Jamieson
SASHER: Sir David Lowe

1968

HONEST LAD: Frank Grant
HONEST LASS:  Kay Gifford
ATTENDANTS: George Dodds, Robert Gilfillan
Alice King, Jennifer Laing
SASHER: Mr P. T. Menzies

1969

HONEST LAD: Bill Duncan
HONEST LASS: Moira King
ATTENDANTS: George Cunningham, David Innes
Morag Gibson, Elizabeth Napier
SASHER: Hon. Miss E. Elphinstone

MUSSELBURGH FESTIVAL

This is the go to platform for Musselburgh Festival. Dating back to 1936, our week long annual celebration honours the traditions of our Town and brings our community together.