Historylinks Year: 1924
Letter to JH Arthur from CJ Johnson, Edinburgh, dated July 25 1924, re provision of games for the cathedral's septcentenary celebrations. The games were: Aunt Sally, Hall of Laughter (3 distorting mirrors), Hoop La, Lilliputian Football and Topsy Turvy.
CJ Johnson's full details from letterhead: CJ Johnson, balloon and aerial novelty manufacturer and amusement caterer, 32 Grassmarket, Edinburgh. Bazaar amusements a speciality. Bazaars, flower shows, sports and garden parties supplied with the latest bazaar novelties. Concert companies and artistes supplied. Always something new and original. Balloons from 1/- each. Cinematograph, Punch & Judy and conjuring entertainments and all kinds of up-to-date amusements. Inventor, patentee and manufacturer of the Electro-mechanical Duck Race, the New Trap Hole for in or out door, Clock Golf, the Three-a-Side Parlour Football Match &c. &c.,1924,cathedral
Picture added on 24 June 2008