James Mitchell Murison(1901-1984)


Married Roberta Thomson(1900-1985) in 1926. Lived ground floor 6 Edgemont gardens Shawlands. Lived in 4 Buchleuch Ave Clarkston Glasgow 1940-1984. Retired offered job in Co-op in charge of several Chemist shops.

Celbrated 50 years marriage.


Hutchesons' Grammar School. After school hours James helped out Sydney(1/2 brother) in the Chemist shop in Stockwell St Glasgow. As a boy he met & became pals with Stan Laurel whose Dad worked in the Metropole Theatre also in Stockwell St. Shop in Eastwood Toll Giffnock & Braidcraft Terr Pollock.


Two original autographs of Stan Laurel and one from Oliver Hardy are in Ronald F Murison's autograph book.

During WWII was Voluntary Special Sergeant in Police force. Chased armed criminal but luckily not loaded.

Qualified as a Pharmacist. Celebrated 50 years in Pharmacy as 17/7/1975

Right worshipable master of the Masonic Lodge Southern cross no 1243


Keen bowler at Giffnock bowling club where he ran the social side. Very keen fisher.

Ashes scattered St Fillans, Perthshire


jamesmmurison 2 years old
James & Mother(Catherine)