Thank you to Lorraine Bruce for sending me the story
of her father's life, written by her father,
Most of William's
recollections can be found on this page:
below are his memories of visiting the Museum of Scotland in Chambers
"On Sundays, after church,
Jackie Doig and I would go 'girl hunting'. The happy hunting
ground in winter was the Chambers Street Museum.
would saunter around the middle tier till we saw someone we fancied.
The girls would do the same. There were usually about 30 or 40
people, all on the lookout."
William Dutton, Colinton, Edinburgh.
Message received from Lorraine Bruce, Dingwall, Ross & Cromarty, Scotland: September 7, 2010