Memories

Our first date was at the ‘pictures’ on 19 September 1965 to see Lucky Jim. We must have hit it off because we will be celebrating our 42nd wedding anniversary at Easter.

George Whitelock (La Scala, 1965)
  • Maria

    E&E Electrum

    E&E Electrum Cinema in Eglinton St. Wooden seats where you were packed like sardines in a tin. You were told everything about the plot as the owners’ brother sprayed disinfectant that smelled of violets. We would hold up our faces...

  • 1956

    Melvyn Lynd

    ABC Princes, Gourlay Street

    As children we would always attend ABC Minors on Saturday mornings. At Halloween they would organise Fancy Dress competition, with the shouts of the audience deciding the winner. In 1956 I came first, dressed as Zorro...