December 1919 and January 1920: Photographs of Members of the Southern Syncopated Orchestra, in the “Daily Record and Mail”

A photograph of the drummer “Buddie”, Buddie/ Buddy Gilmore,  is on page fourteen of the

Daily Record and Mail (Daily Record, in The British Newspaper Archive), on Monday the 12th

of January, 1920.


The accompanying caption reads:


“FAVOURITE.—’Buddie,’ who was accorded a remarkable ovation at the final appearance

of the Syncopated Orchestra in Kelvin Hall, Glasgow, on Saturday.”




The British Newspaper Archive.




George Fairfull-Smith, June 2024.