Mrs Margaret Duncanson, who retired in 1997 as the last Secretary of the Scottish Ladies County Golf Association, cut the cake, and Mrs Ethel Jack, President of SLGA Ltd gave a very appropriate golfing grace. After an enjoyable meal Gillian Kirkwood (pictured above) proposed a toast to County Golf and gave an informative account of its origins. D&A's Helen Faulds (Douglas Park) proposed the Vote of thanks (See short video at the end of this post)
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Helen Faulds -- IN THE VIDEO ABOVE (Dunbartonshire & Argyll) responded with a vote of thanks which included this ode:
C is for your county, of which you're rightly proud,
E is for an event like this with a very friendly crowd.
N is for the nattering --- we're really good at that,
T is for the time flying by and the laughter and the chat.
E is for the efforts of the ladies of the past,
N is for their need to nail their colours to the mast.
A is for the appreciation of every single person here,
R is for the role you played in counties far and near
Y is for years - a hundred of them gone but it's also for the future years - a new county golfing dawn.