The beginning of October was traditionally Root Show time for members of Young Farmers Clubs in the area. This show prizegiving from The Galloway Gazette files from the early 1960s has some familiar faces.
From left to right, back row - Michael Dunlop, Tom Hutchison, Vivian Campbell (nee McGarva), Bob Templeton, Margaret Barr (nee Maxwell), Helen Vance (nee Downie), ??, Hugh Hodge.
Front row - Nancy Birse (nee Stewart), Jean Anderson, Mr Watson Peat from Stirling, Tom Cannon and Elizabeth Ferguson.
Last week we printed an old picture of the Creetown Brass Band from the 1940s. Heather Dunlop got in touch to say she recognised her father, David Timony, third left in the front row.