Sender of the Postcard
The postcard above was
sent by a Margaret B Murray.
Niall Scott, has connections to the Darling family and has been
researching the history of Darling's Regent Hotel.
"Darling's Hotel was a temperance
The sender of the postcard above would
probably be Margaret Brown Darling Murray. She was James
daughter and lived in Australia.
Next time you are in Edinburgh Central
Library with time on your hands have a look at a small book
entitled James Darling of the Regent Hotel - a Biography
(ref YDA 1820 D22 ).
took me about an hour to read but was
most enjoyable and you will discover some of the other things he
did . The darlings also owned a hotel at 11, South St
Andrews Street, where the Job Centre now is, I think."
Niall Scott: August 10, 2010