The Club had major problems to solve in 1951
GRFC Minutes – Extract from Meeting held 2 Jan 1951
It was agreed in view of [the] difficulty experienced in keeping beer in barrel in good condition to revert to provision of bottled beer.
GRFC Minutes – Extract from Meeting held 27 Feb 1951
Mr. A’Bear gave approx. figures of cost and thought that sale of 60 tickets would cover. A free buffet was suggested and Mr. A’Bear agreed to enquire as to cost.
In view of probable preponderance of men, it was suggested a number of nurses be invited as guests. This and other matters were left to Mr. A’Bear’s discretion.