Malcolm McEwan was a tobacco manufacturer and councillor.
McEwan served on the Town Council 1868-1873. He had a reputation as a firebrand, and The Bailie depicted him riding on a ram, as he was forever riding a ram against "abuses and their perpetrators."
Reference: Mitchell Library, 920.04BAI
Reproduced with the permission of Glasgow City Council, Libraries Information and Learning
councillors, tobacco, tobacco manufacturers