Tolsta District News 1934 as reported in the Stornoway Gazette
FREE PRESBYTERIAN MEETING
At a Meeting of the Free Presbyterian congregation of North Tolsta, held to protest against the decision of the Traffic Commisssioners to permit buses to run in the Highlands on Sundays, the following resolution was passed:- "The Free Presbyterian congregation of North Tolsta, Lewis, wish to make their protest against the action of the Northern Traffic Commissioners, in granting seven days' Licences to the promoters of the Sabbath bus excursions, in the teeth of the opposition of the statutory representatives of the people of the northern counties, they congratulate heartily the County Councils upon the stand which they have made in the preservation of the religious interests of their constituents and they respectfully call upon the Ross County Council to take immediate steps to lodge an appeal with the Minister of Transport against this high-handed act."
SUPPLY OF "GAZETTE"
Readers of the "Stornoway Gazette" will now be able to obtain their copy weekly at the shop of Mr. Angus MacLeod, Merchant, 20 North Tolsta.
NORTH TOLSTA PUBLIC SCHOOL PRIZE DAY
North Tolsta School closed for the Summer vacation on Thursday, 28th June.
Mr. Angus Smith, Holm, after briefly addressing the children, distributed the Prizes to the various Classes as follows:-
ADVANCED DIVISION -CLASS 11
1. Christina MacLeod
2. Catherine MacIver
3. Evander Murray
1. John Morrison
2. Jane Murray
3. Murdo MacMillan
4. Catherine Murray
PERFECT ATTENDANCE - John Morrison, Johanna MacIver, Jessie MacIver.
BIBLE KNOWLEDGE - John Morrison
GOOD CONDUCT - Catherine Ann Murray
1. Gormelia Murray
2. Jessie MacMillan (a)
3. Malcolm MacIver
4. Henrietta Morrison
5. Alexina Campbell
PERFECT ATTENDANCE - Gormelia Murray, Murdo MacKay, Angus MacLeod.
BIBLE KNOWLEDGE - Christina Graham
1. Mary MacDonald
2. Johanna Graham
3. Katie Ann Nicolson
4. John Murray
PERFECT ATTENDANCE - Mary MacDonald, Donald MacLeod, John MacKay.
BIBLE KNOWLEDGE - Colin MacIver
1. Donald Graham
2. Catherine A. Murray
3. Christina I. MacLeod
4. Angus MacIver
PERFECT ATTENDANCE - Catherine A. Murray
REGULAR ATTENDANCE - Johanna MacIver, Murdina MacIver, Jessie MacDonald.
FIVE YEARS' PERFECT ATTENDANCE - Donald Graham
BIBLE KNOWLEDGE - Margaret Ann MacKay
1. Isabella MacIver
2. Catherine Murray
3. Christina MacIver
4. Margaret Campbell
PERFECT ATTENDANCE - Margaret Campbell, Christina MacIver.
1. Alexander Graham
2. Christina MacMillan
3. Margaret MacKay
4. Catherine MacIver
PERFECT ATTENDANCE - Alexander MacIver, Donald MacKay, Catherine MacIver, Katie Ann MacKay.
BIBLE KNOWLEDGE - Alex Neil Campbell
1. Catherine Ann Morrison
2. Johanna MacLeod
3. Kenneth Murray
ENGLISH - Kenneth MacLeod
PERFECT ATTENDANCE - Alexander Murray, John Murray, Johanna MacLeod.
1. Margaret MacLeod MacKay
2. John MacLeod
3. Johanna MacLeod
4. Catherine Mary MacMillan
5. Ian Angus Murray
PROGRESS - John Graham
PERFECT ATTENDANCE - Mary MacLeod