• Prizes at the Crofters’ Show

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    Domestic and Vegetable prizes at the Uig Crofters’ Show in August 1913.

    Oatcake:
    1. Mrs Andrew Mackay 23 Valtos
    2. Mrs John Macleod 10 Geshader
    3. Miss Kate Macleod 1 Enaclete

    Scones:
    1. Mrs John Macdonald 11 Geshader
    2. Miss Margaret Macleod 8 Geshader
    3. Mrs Finlayson Ardroil

    Butter (salt):
    1. Mrs Finlayson Ardroil
    2. Mrs Donald Macleod 8 Geshader
    3. Mrs Henderson Breaclete

    Potatoes:
    1. Peter Maclean 3 Ungeshader [legendary! -Ed.]
    2. Malcolm Macleod, Crowlista School
    3. Neil Mackay, Crowlista

    Carrots:
    1. Norman Morrison Kneep
    2. Neil Macleod Lochcroistean
    3. Donald Maritchie Enaclete

    Cabbages:
    1. Neil Macleod Lochcroistean
    2. Malcolm Macritchie Enaclete

    Tweed:
    1. Mrs Donald Maclennan, Cliff
    2. Miss Christina Matheson, Uigen
    3. Mrs John Matheson Aird Tong and Mrs Norman Maclean, Valtos

    Socks:
    1. Miss Ann Matheson Valtos
    2. Mrs Donald Buchanan Valtos
    3. Miss Chirsty Matheson Uigen

    Also in the domestic list are yarn, knicker hose, jerseys, pants, petticoats, shawls, blankets, bedcovers and blouses. See also the stock results.

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