No. 76

The play this years was the Adelphi & was performed on the 9th, 15th & 15th of December. The caste was as follows: Micio                        W. Buchanan Demea                      G. O. Roos Sannio                       R. R. Sandilands Aeschinus                 L. James Syrus                          C. S. W. Barwell Cteripho                    P. J. Preece Sostrata                     R. C. Olivier B.M. Canthara          B. M. Goldeir…

No. 69

The T. B. B. in Vith for Play Term 1886 J. I. Stirling Prinn. Opp.                                  Rigauds C. Erskine                   T. B. B. Monitors        Grants P. C. Probyn                                                    Rigauds S. C. Woodhurse                                             Asburnham C. H. Marsh                                                     Rigauds D. S. H. J. Lewis                                               Home Boarders S. Liberty                                                         Home Boarders F. G. Miller                                                       Rigauds J.…

No. 464

On Friday November 19th we had a late play given us at the request of Lord Richard Grosvenor (O.W.) M.P. for Flintshire who has just been appointed Treasury Secretary. His lordship was unfortunately unable to be present.

No. 176

*This rule or at least a similar one had been made in 1862 (vide Entry No. 30) but it had been broken once or twice since. H.J. Roberts In consequence of a T.B having been tanned in College without the consent of the head T.B. Scott has given the following rule “That the Captain &…

No. 145

March 21st H: R: H: Princess Louise was married to the Marquis of Lorne: of course a holiday was expected, for it is not every day that a Princess is wedded, and still more rarely is royal blood united with a subject: however no holiday or part of a holiday was forthcoming though Eton celebrated…

No 518

On Sat. Oct. 25 we had an early play in honour of Mr Weare’s newly arrived daughter. This is Weare’s second daughter; the first died & we had therefore an early play; his second child is I am happy to say doing well. A.F. Pope Prin. Opp.

No 511

On the occasion of the Illuminations & Fireworks in honour of the Peace (night of Thurs. May 29th) Scott very liberally gave leave out from Wednesday 12.30 till Friday morning at 10. Those who did not go out saw the Fireworks from the roof of the Abbey. NB. We were the best off of the…