“Nell” was a super-active member of St Andrews Parish Church; she was secretary of  the Women’s Guild, drama and social groups and choir, she played piano for the Boys Brigade, and she taught Sunday School for 65 years From 1952 onwards she lived at 30 Kenmore Terrace, and it was about then that Rev P. Lee roped her in to help with four clubs for handicapped people and three for the elderly. She acted as secretary and organised concerts and talks for them all. What’s more, she sent out 800 Get Well / sympathy cards every year to the sick and the bereaved. Described as “the architect of social  work among the disabled” she became Dundee’s fourth Citizen of the Year in 1966 – “I wish you had given it to someone else,” she said.