A collection of historical and genalogical records
With worldwide interest in the sport following the 2014 Winter Olympics in Sochi, it seemed appropriate to print this extract from John Kerr's book 'The History of Curling', published by David Douglas in Edinburgh in 1890.
In a poem* written by Captain Paterson about the beginning of this century are duly celebrated the deeds of Thomas Haddow (who is said to…Continue
Added by William Douglas on February 25, 2014 at 20:26 — No Comments
Bristow-Douglass "The Rev. James Bristow and Sarah Douglass Bristow" Their Ancestors and their Descendants 1640-1961 Compiled by Julia J. Bristow
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Added by William Douglas on February 19, 2014 at 17:45 — No Comments
Rick Hirsch of the Miami herald writes about her time on the Miami Herald, here:…Continue
Added by William Douglas on February 17, 2014 at 12:30 — No Comments
He's wearing a highland bonnet, shouldering a musket. She holds a bundle wrapped in tartan to her heart.
The bundle is a baby, born hours earlier in a tent banked in…Continue
Added by William Douglas on February 4, 2014 at 19:00 — No Comments
The founder of Douglas Pharmaceuticals, Sir Graeme Douglas, has announced his retirement as the company’s managing director, effective February 1. He will remain as chairman of the Board and his son, Jeff Douglas, the current chief executive, will assume the role of managing director of the Douglas Corporate Group, New Zealand’s largest pharmaceutical…Continue
Added by William Douglas on February 3, 2014 at 11:31 — No Comments