May 1904: The Stillie Bursary – Awarded to Miss Frances Isabella Black

A short notice on page six of The Glasgow Herald, on Tuesday the 31st of May, 1904, reads:


“UNIVERSITY OF GLASGOW.—The Stillie Bursary, competed for at the spring examinations

in music of the Associated Board of the Royal Academy of Music and the Royal College of Music,

has been awarded to Miss Frances Isabella Black, who gained the highest marks in honours in

advanced harmony.”



George Fairfull-Smith, March 2024.