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higher ince may queen


May Queen mid 1950s
Photo: Brian Charnley
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Item #: 30303
Photo taken in the playground at the old Ince Central School 1953 to 1955.
The train-bearers (page boys) seem somewhat reluctant participants!

Comment by: Elizabeth on 18th March 2018 at 16:33

Carol Wood as Queen, I think she had pale pink velvet for her train.

Comment by: irene roberts on 18th March 2018 at 17:38

I'm afraid they all look like they've lost a shilling and found a ha'penny!

Comment by: Veronica on 18th March 2018 at 20:33

You can imagine the little lads when dressing in those frilly shirts and buttoned trousers saying 'do I have to......'?

Comment by: jjack on 18th March 2018 at 20:55

Maybe even a farthing Irene.

Comment by: Maureen on 18th March 2018 at 22:33

Bless them all.

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