ONE of Aberdeen!s most clistinguishecl.daughters, Dr . MarY Esslemont, was a trail-blazer for women, brilliant student, doctor, politician and world ambassador. She kept working tirelessly for the many world health causes she supported right into her 90s, dying in 1984 aged 93.
SARAH Knauss, listed in the Guinness Book of Records as the world's oldest person, has died at the .age of 119. Knauss, who was 20 when the 20th century began, apparently died of natural causes, said the executive director of the Pheobe-Devitt Homes Foundation in Allentown, Penn
:A COUPLE who found love on the buses are set to step into the history books today when they wed in Aberdeen. Lesley Duncan and bus driver Alex Mclntosh will become the last couple in Aberdeen to tie the knot this year, century and millennium. The low-key service at Bucksburn Re
DJ Kenny King will be clock-watching all around fc the world as he leads his jc listeners into the new Mil- h lennium. Peterhead-basedradio station Waves' founder will be blethering to' ; North-east ex-pats in at it l qist tiKePPPPtiP9I I O; . .11
A FRAIL Aberdeen widow is refusing to be beaten by the cruel And she said the OAP thieves who stole 'her had put a brave face on. life savings. "Obviously she is still a Jessie Davidson, 86, is bit down," she said. determined 'to battle on Mrs Heywood remains after £20,000 was s
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HELP Uue to house move Country homes urgently sought for family cats. Used to children, dogs. ducks and hens. Mr tiMstonolees 4yrs Black male Pomona (Porn- Porn) 4yrs, fluffy ginger termite 'Thee; ;On - Macavtty. 3yrs fluffy ginger. Flora, lyr fluffy tabby female and her sister