Who are we and what do we do?
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- The first
meeting took place in the Burgh Courthouse on 13th May 1926.
- The charter
was presented in Kilmolymock Freemasons' Hall on 25th November
- There were
24 Founder Members and the founder President was the late E.S.
Harrison of Johnstons of Elgin (later to become Lord
Provost of Elgin).
- The founder
secretary was the late F.A. Ritson, C.A.
- The Charter
was signed by Arthur Supp, President of Rotary International and
presented by J.H. Weston, Chairman of the Scottish District.
- The Club was
visited and addressed by Rotary International President and
founder of Rotary, Paul Harris, on 2nd of June 1934, when he and
Mrs Harris visited Elgin.
- In 2005, HRH
princess Royal accepted honorary Membership of the Club