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)
  • 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...

  • 1960s

    John Harkin

    The George

    Love, love, love the movies and I remember the old George in Crown Street, Gorbals where I saw 300 Spartans. Aged nine, we moved to Govanhill and the cost of admission dropped from one shilling down to ninepence...