May 1891: “Men and Manners” – Mr Allan Macbeth

A sketch of Allan Macbeth, holding a baton, can be found on page four of the Glasgow Evening News (Glasgow

Evening Post, in The British Newspaper Archive), on Wednesday the 6th of May, 1891, under “MEN AND

MANNERS.” Below it, is the following quotation:


“As sweet and musical as bright Apollo’s lute




The British Newspaper Archive.



George Fairfull-Smith, March 2024.