My grandfather, James Cunningham Smith, was a native of Beith, born in January, 1888, who came to San Francisco just three weeks before the earthquake and fire of April 17, 1906 that nearly destroyed the entire city. My knowledge and love of Beith comes from the fortnightly editions of the Beith ...Read full memory
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