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    Memoirs of a Banking House

    By Sir William Forbes of Pitsligo, Bart. (1860).

    The public is here presented with a Memoir, the genuine composition of Sir William Forbes, regarding the history of a mercantile establishment, of...
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    Re: New look to Electric Scotland

    Steve is now back from his festival duties so hopefully we can now restore the old History page in the next day or so.

    We are also experiencing some issues which we're exploring resolutions for. ...
  3. Special Prayer by the Knights Tempar (OSMTH)

    I recorded a special prayer developed by the Knights Templar (OSMTH) which is read by the Rev. Ron Matthewman at the Grand Prior of Canada's home at a special garden party on 17th August 2014.

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  4. Some of the work of the Knights Templar (OSMTH)

    I recorded a wee video of part of a talk given by the Rev. ROn Matthewman at a garden party at the Grand Priors home outside Windsor, Ontario on 17th August 2014.



    http://youtu.be/FWnfVXsstUE
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  5. Thread: RIP

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    Re: RIP

    Neither of them work for me in Canada.

    Alastair
  6. Re: High-dose Flu Vaccine more effective in elderly, study finds, by Craig Boerner

    I've only ever had one flu shot and that was last year and I didn't get the flu.

    Alastair
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    Newsletter 15th August 2014

    Electric Scotland News

    We have now implemented the Ezoic system so most of you should be seeing our site presented in a new way with new menus, etc. It is still very early days of course and it...
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    A different kind of newsletter

    Trying a new type of video newsletter where I talk about a subject that is close to my heart - Thinking out of the box. You can see this at...


    http://youtu.be/cQETB7fgVnQ

    Alastair
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    Re: New look to Electric Scotland

    I might add that I can make some changes to the menu so for example I could add another main menu link if that would help any. I found it quite difficult to decide on how to do this menu and decide...
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    Re: New look to Electric Scotland

    I might add that our demographics have changed somewhat over the past couple of years. For example some 60% of our visitors are now under 35 years of age whereas most were over 35 years of age.
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    Re: New look to Electric Scotland

    This new system is only on es.com so es.net is not affected unless we add it in at some future date.

    They are trying out various templates so we need to grit our teeth for at least a week to see...
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    Re: My current view on Scottish Independence

    It's still my opinion that organisations like this still don't understand the value of being in EFTA/EEA instead of the EU. See http://www.electricscotland.com/independence/scotlandineurope.htm
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    New look to Electric Scotland

    Just wanted to tell you that I've just had an email in from Ezoic telling me they have almost completed testing and they now plan to go live with our site at 8 am PST on Monday.

    That means you...
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    Re: Israel Gaza Conflict

    I've actually been reporting on this with the Knights Templar community. I did the newsletter for the Priory of St James in Toronto for 3 years and now two years in doing the same for the Grand...
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    Newsletter 8th August 2014

    Electric Scotland News

    A video version of this newsletter can be viewed at

    http://youtu.be/n7yEJ4P5xFQ


    Bagpipers concern over potential travel ban
    BAGPIPERS have expressed their fear...
  16. Re: Opening Ceremony Live | Glasgow 2014 | XX Commonwealth Games

    closing ceremony commonwealth games 2014


    http://youtu.be/ii8E0J2T_fA

    Alastair
  17. Re: Silicon: After the chip, another revolution?

    I noticed a solar panel the other day that just looked like a normal slate on the roof. In North America most homes use shingles which have a life of no more than 40 years. So that makes it...
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    Re: Journal of a Soldier

    I might add a few days ago I added another similar book, "Adventures of a Highland Soldier" on Active Service at Home and Abroad by Charles R Martin (Late sergeant 92nd Gordon Highlanders).

    Both...
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    Journal of a Soldier

    Of the Seventy-First Glasgow Regiment, Highland Light Infantry, from 1806 to 1815.

    The Publishers have taken pains to ascertain the accuracy of the statements in the following Journal, and the...
  20. The Northern Highlands in the Nineteenth Century

    I forgot to mention this book. Essentially many years ago I found 2 volumes of this publication but only recently learned that there was a third volume which I'm adding weekly to the site.
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  21. The History of the "Old Scots" Church of Freehold

    By Henry Goodwin Smith (1895)

    “This is the era at which Hast Jersey, till now chiefly colonized from New England, became the asylum of Scottish Presbyterians,” says Bancroft, [Colonial History,...
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    Robert Dick of Thurso

    Geologist and Botanist by Samuel Smiles LL.D. (1879)


    PREFACEThe preparation of this book has occupied me at intervals during several years. It would have been published before the Life of a...
  23. History and Folklore of the Cowichan Indians

    The author says...

    THE history and legends of the Indians of the Pacific Northwest is especially interesting from the fact that they have not been so long or so closely in touch with the white...
  24. Thread: Duck Lake

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    Duck Lake

    Stories from the Canadian Backwoods By E. Ryerson Young.

    This is a collection of 3 basic stories each with its own set of chapters but all using the same characters. In my estimation this would...
  25. Shenac, The Story of a Highland Family in Canada

    I posted up this book as an example of the author's writing, a Margaret Murray Robertson. There are a number of her books on Project Gutenberg at...
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