April 1906

Departure of Whalers

Royal ArchMonday first, the spring holiday, witnesses the departure from Dundee of six of the Whalers at present in the dock. The Windward, Eclipse, Balaena, Morning, Diana and Snowdrop leave between midday and two o'clock and proceed direct to the whaling grounds, touching perhaps at Longhope, Hoy Island, Orkney should the wind be favourable.The Windward has shipped a new type of whale boat 25 ft by 5 ft and with a keel 16 ft in length, she has a marvelous speed and lightness.

Day Trip

Oddfellows' Trip - Dunfermline
Monday meet at Taybridge at 7.35am.
Grand man hunt.
See programmes and bills and get your tickets early.

Ginger Cake

Melt 2 tablespoons butter and 6 tablespoons syrup. Stir in 1 teaspoon each of cloves, cinnamon, ginger and 2 teaspoons cream of tartar then slowly 2 eggs and 1lb flour.
Mix well pour into a lined baking tin and bake for I hour.

Gymnastic Display

Grand Gymnastic Display
Saturday 28th April at 7.30pm
In the public gymnasium, Ward Road
Bailie Mechan presiding
Admission - 1s, 6d, 3d.

Sheriff and Weak Milk

In the Sheriff court on Tuesday - before Sheriff Campbell Smith - Isabella Spence or Watson, 11 Graham Place and Andrew Brown, 21 North Wellington Street were fined 5s with the alternative of 24 hours imprisonment for selling milk which was deficiant in fat.

The accused had forgotten to stir the milk before selling it, thus giving the first customers all the cream.

Lost Dog

Missing, small dog, white tan head, drooping ears, large tan spot on back and bushy tail. Answers to Spot. Reward for reliable information.
Fallon, 4 Bell Street, Dundee.

Fresh Market Goods

Fruit, Flower and Vegetable Market, Craig Street, Dundee
Open every Tuesday and Friday
From 10am til 5pm
and on Saturday from 10am til 10pm.


Grand variety programme commencing
Monday first, 10th April
Jack Henri, popular Scotch comedian
Vowles & Bryan, the merry Yanks comedy act
Bob Nicol, the favourite mimie
Minnie Leverentz, a charming songstress
Sam Thomson, the henpecked husband
Caulder's Cinematograph with the latest picture. Popular Prices.

Delivery Girl

Message girl wanted - Apply J.Leslie, The City Hat and Cap Manufacturer, 3 Sea Wynd, Nethergate.

Bank Street Premises For Sale

Splendid business premises in Bank Street, consisting of:

(1) Well lit premises, floor area over 1000 square feet on street level. Main door to Bank Street and also side entrance, with a store behind and suitable office accommodation upstairs. The whole lit by electricity.

(2) Office suitable for professional or business purposes. One stair up, three large windows overlooking Bank Street.

For further particulars apply to :-
J & H Patullo, 1 Bank Street, Dundee.