January 01 – Moray Dance Club present New Year Special with Jim Martin Band plus The T-Set
January 02 – Aberdeen Students’ Charities Campaign presents Chartride starring the Jim Martin Quartet plus The Cresters
January 07 – M.D.E. Club presents The Cresters plus My Dear Watson
January 09 – Aberdeen Students’ Charities Campaign presents The Freedom Fighters
January 10 – The Cresters plus Jim Martin Band
M.D.E. Club discotheque every Sunday. 2.30 – 5.30 p.m.
February 10 – Monday Scene in the Two Red Shoes with Toy Shop
February 24 – Monday Scene in the Two Red Shoes with Marjorine
March 03 – Monday Scene in the Two Red Shoes with Colour Supplement (ex-Electric Circus)
Come dancing every Wednesday, Friday and Saturday with The Jim Martin Band
April 13 – Midnight Revels starring My Dear Watson. Midnight – 2.30 a.m.
May 07, 09, 10 – The Three Days
By this time Albert Bonici was promoting dances at New Elgin Hall on Saturdays with a new band every week. After a few weeks he moved to Bishopmill Hall
May 21, 23, 24 – Meet Denise. Clublands most popular exotic dancer.
June 06, 07 – 2 Dimensions
June 18, 20, 21 – In the cabaret spot. A really dynamic girl singer. The gorgeous Rae Gordon
July 09, 11, 12 – Russ and Johnny
July 25, 26, 30 – For that something extra. See and hear four fabulous fillies. They’re delightful! They’re fantastic! They’re the Tender Plenty.
August 01, 02 – For Go-Go eyes. See Les Oiseaux. Two “with-it” scene dancers. Strangely, on Saturday August 2nd, they were also appearing at Bishopmill Hall in Elgin with Gully Foyle who ended up in trouble that night. It seems someone didn’t like the level of noise they were producing and they charged with a breach of the peace! The copy of the writ against the band seen below is public domain but was previously published in “Fit Like, New York?”
August 10, 11 – Local Holiday Hop. Tangerine Atmosphere plus My Dear Watson
August 15, 16, 20 – Meet the dynamic 5ft 3in. explosive “Little Jinny” with her own style of music
September 01 – Monday Beat Scene with King Size Keen
September 24, 26, 27 – Be seen at the special “Evening Express” sponsored dances starring the beautiful, curvaceous, scintillating Tina Jaen with her own special style of singing
September 28 – M.D.E. Sunday discotheque recommences
October 01, 03, 04 – Russ and Johnny
October 13 – Special M.D.E. club dance featuring The Elizabethans plus The T-Set
The Northern Scot dated Saturday October 4th, 1969 – Appearing as resident guest stars for the rest of October, Zany Rocky Pebble with Marie
October 08 – November 01 (Wednesdays, Fridays and Saturdays) – The “Zany” Rocky and Marie with The Jim Martin Band
M.D.E. Sunday Disco with our two DJs Vic and Jack
November 01, 05, 07, 08 – Rocky and Marie Pebble with The Jim Martin Band
November 12, 14 – Russ and Johnny with The Jim Martin Band
November 19 – For four weeks. It’s the lovely Hilda Herd as resident star vocalist
November 24 – M.D.E. Monday Special. Beat at its best starring Britain’s most talented all-girl group Girl Talk
December 17 – Wednesday Over 25’s Special Ladies Night (Ladies admitted at half price) Plus more expensive spot prizes.
December 25 – Xmas Day Drop-In with all the latest from DJs Vic and Jack (2.30 – 5.30 p.m.)
December 25 – Elgin Young Conservatives present A Tinseltingle with My Dear Watson plus Somerset
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