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Winifred Kearns
Photo: RON HUNT
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Item #: 29192
Newspaper cutting. Princess Margaret visiting the Training School for Typists February 1999. Local girl Winifred Kearns. Winifred are you still around?
Thanks to Tom Penman for the cutting

Comment by: Veronica b on 24th March 2017 at 14:33

Can't be 1999 by that time typewriters were practically obsolete! Princess Margaret looks to be in her twenties -more like 1959!

Comment by: RON HUNT on 24th March 2017 at 14:39

The newspaper cutting was from 1999 It would have been in the RETRO section of the newspaper I presume?

Comment by: RON HUNT on 24th March 2017 at 14:43

It says early 1960's in the text

Comment by: Veronica B on 24th March 2017 at 14:45

Yes just noticed apologies! Bit misleading need to go to Specsavers!

Comment by: Janet Jones on 1st April 2017 at 09:59

Winefred moved to hoylake and now lives in West Kirkby with her husband Kevin. She had 1 daughter Helen.

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