ASSISTANTS IN St. ANDREWS.
The following have most kindly acted
successively as agents of the Kirk Session of St. Andrew’s in choosing and
appointing the assistants. St. Andrew’s owes them much.
The Very Rev. J. Mitford Mitchell, D.D., Edinburgh.
The Very Rev. Professor James Cooper, D.D., D.C.L., D.Litt., Glasgow
The Rev. Professor W. A. Curtis, D.D., D.Litt., Edinburgh University.
The Rev. Professor Archibald Main, D.D., D.Litt., Glasgow University.
LIST OF ASSISTANTS.
City and Suburbs.
1850—James Smith St. Andrew’s, B. Aires. Ob. 1906.
1879—James W. Fleming . . .St.
Andrew’s, B. Aires. Ob. 1925.
1884—Charles Robertson Assynt,
1889—Alexander MacDonald . . New
1890—D. J. Moir
Porteous . . . Port Glasgow.
1892—W. Lyall Wilson St. Cuthbert’s,
Edinburg. Ob. 1913
1894—T. Edward Taylor Indian Army Chaplain. Oh. 1906
1895—A. R. Howell Paisley Abbey.
1897—J. H. Horton MacNeill.. Indian
Army Chaplain (Retd.) Dundee.
1899—C. Gordon Mackenzie ..
1902—R. Shaw Masterton ... Rosemarkie.
1904—W N. Monteith Elie. (Killed in
1906—.W. A. Forbes Dundee.
1908—D. Bruce Nicol Govan. Oh. 1980.
1910—Douglas W. Bruce .... Buenos
1910—J. Aulay Steele Glasgow,
1911—Percival MacKenzie .... London.
1911—Jose Felices Buenos Aires.
1912—J. H. Williams Fraserburgh.
1912—P. Hill Njcofl Glasgow.
1914—W. M. Laing Scotland.
1915—.J. Stuart Cameron .... Glasgow.
1916—Donald MacDonald Benbecula. Ob.
1917—W. T. Duncan U.S.A.
1919—Donald Mac Phail .... Lochcarron.
1919—Peter Macpherson South Africa.
1921—J. Y. Clark Braemar.
1921—Archlbald Bell Airdrie.
1922—Peter Macpherson South Africa.
1923—Neil Maccoll South Africa.
1928—C. Gordon Mackenzie ..
l926—James S. Taylor Glasgow.
1927—A. R. B. Maclnnes .. Cadder.
1928—Donald A. Macrury .. . Fort William.
1930—David Reid Kirkcaldy.
1931—Peter D. Hamilton .... Scotland.
1932—Donald Campbell Buenos
1932—Henry G. Winning Buenos Aires.
1983—John Kent Buenos Aires.
1902—A. Taylor Hill Stranraer.
1908—Neil Maccoll South Africa.
1912—J. Aulay Steele Glasgow.
1914—P. Hill Nicoll Glasgow.
1918—S. Stuart Cameron Glasgow.
1918—Neil MaccoIl South Africa.
1919—A. Taylor Hill Stranraer.
1919—R. J. V. Martin Alvah, Banff.
1920—J. Y. Clark . Rraemar.
1921—Peter Macpherson South Africa.
1922—Victor Wands Haddington.
1924—R. S. V. Martin Alvah.
1925—Hector K. Macdonald .. St. Madoes.
1930—G. I. B. Kelly Dunscore.
1981—George Buchanan Scotland.
1933—R. Alistair N. Lapsley . Buenos
To 15 of the above City and
Camp Assistants who have been my colleagues on the staff here, as also to
others who were with me in parishes in Scotland, I pay my tribute of
grateful thanks. With equal gratitude do I thank the kirk session and
Committee of Management of St. Andrews, as also every Committee, worker,
member and friend in City, Suburbs and Camp.
Present Staff of Assistant Ministers.
Spanish Assistant: Rev. José Felices
Suburbs: Rev. Henry G. Winning M.A.
Southern Suburbs: Rev. Donald Campbell M.A.
City Assistant: Rev. John Kent M.A.
Camp Chaplain: Rev.
R. Alistair N. Lapsley M.A.
Kirk Session:—T. St.
J. Gebbie (Session Clerk), S. G. Angel, W. T. Cassels,
W. T. Cliffe, G. R. Darbyshire, Rev. J. Felices, T. Frame Jackson, J.
McKechnie, James Smith, J. McGaul Sproat, Wm. Turnbull, J. A. Wilson,
Edgar J. Yorston.
Committee of Management of
— G. R. Darbyshire.
Vice-Chairman — David J. Millar.
Hon. Secretary — R. M. Drysdale.
Hon. Treasurer — C. A. A. Wall.
Members: C. G. Common and N. P.
Supplentes: Dan Calder and Frank Bateson.
Organist :—J. Liewellyn Hawes F.V.C.M.
Choir Conductor :—Mrs. J. R. MacChesney.
Sunday School Superintendents.
Bs. Aires. St. Andrew’s. Hugh Cassels. Constitución . A. M. Drysdale.
Belgrano T. Scott Robson.
Escalada David Drysdale.
Olivos Norman Macqueen.
Quilme.............. Noel Patton.
Temperley Sunday School George Sproat.
Bible Class . T. B. Stewart.
During the past years the Rev. W. E. Browning Ph.D.,
LL.D., by his consistent and valued help in preaching and lecturing, both
in English and Spanish, has well-nigh earned a place on the staff of the
ST. ANDREW’S SOCIETY OF THE RIVER PLATE.
1904 James Begg
1905 A. Carnegie Ross, C.B.
1906 R. G. Shearer (Year of 1st Scots Concert)
1907 J. Monteith Drysdale, MA.
1908 F. Maitland Heriot
1909 J. W. Fleming,
O.B.E., D.D. (year of 1st Singing and Dancing Competition).
1910 Hope Gibson, C.B.E.
1911 Robert Begg
R. N. Mackenzie
David C. Anderson
1918 Henry Henry Macluskie
P. A. Grassick
1920 W. Turnbull
1921 A. W. Grant
1922 J. W. Colquhoun (Educational Endowment Fund
1923 Walter F. Walker
1924 W. A. McCallum (year of 1st Caledonian Ball)
1926 G. E. L. Corbett
1926 Alexander McKerrow
1927 T. B. Stewart (year of 1st Junior
1928 Sir Herbert Gib8on, Bart., K.B.E.
1929 Sir Malcolm A. Robertson, P.C., K.C.M.G., K.B.E.
1930 William J. Grant
1931 Ronald C. Drysciate, B.A.
1932 R. P. Easton (Year of 1st. Burns supper).