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THIS DAY IN HISTORY:
December 15, 1938Lieut. John Geddes, 79th Cameron Highlanders of Canada at Winnipeg, asks Piobaireachd Society to have John MacDonald of Inverness as their pipe-major for a year. Rothiemurchus advises MacDonald to reject the lucrative offer.
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TIP OF THE DAY
Use earplugs. Good music shops will sell ones that block out mainly lower frequencies, protecting your hearing but still allowing you to tune your drones. Ask for them in the percussion section.
Jenny Hazzard, Edinburgh