DUNFERMLINE SATURDAY PRESS
SATURDAY 30 JULY 1864
Meetings to celebrate the close of the fiftieth year of the Rev Mr More’s ministry will be held at Cairneyhill, on Wednesday 3rd August 1864. Dr Johnston, Limekilns, will preach in the Church. Worship to begin at two o’clock.
Dinner will be served in the village schoolroom, at half-past three o’clock. Tickets, 3s 6d, to be had of Dr Morris, High Street and Messrs Duncanson, Bridge Street, Dunfermline, and Mr Thos Hodge, Cairneyhill.
A social meeting will be held in the Church in the evening commencing at six o’clock – Rev Mr McDowal, Alloa, in the chair – when Mr More will be presented with the testimonial subscribed for by the congregation and his numerous friends, and addresses delivered by the following gentlemen: Rev G Morris, Dalry, Rev J McLeish, Berwick, Rev P C Duncanson, West Calder, Rev J McGowan, Perth, Rev D Young, Glasgow and others. During the evening several pieces of sacred music will be sung by an efficient choir, accompanied by a harmonium.
Service of fruit on entering.
Tickets for the soiree, 1s; children under fourteen, 6d, may be had from J Miller & Son, W Clark, and D Campbell, Booksellers, and Messrs Duncanson, Dunfermline; T Hodge and J May, Cairneyhill; J M Finlayson, Crossford; John Todd, Torryburn; and Mrs Littlejohn, Low Torry.
As the accommodation for both dinner and soiree is limited, early application for tickets will be necessary.
Cairneyhill, July 29, 1864.