1947 CHILDREN’S DAY


1947 CHILDREN’S DAY
SATURDAY 19th JULY 1947
1947 QUEEN AND COURT
Queen – Bridget Gordon
Mistress of the Robes – Margaret Tolmie
Britannia – Stella Higgins
Maids of Honour
Margaret Murphy Annette Dickson Agnes Duffy Cecilia Duffy
Morag Ferguson Jane Stenhouse Rosemary Ferguson Helen Moodie
Hannah Nelson Edith Napier Allison Flockhart Helen Bell
Train Bearers
Ann Gray
Kathleen Curran
Herald – Archibald Purcell
Champion – William Cleary
Mace Bearer – George Traynor
Standard Bearers
Bernard Lyon
James McManus
Gentlemen in Waiting
John Kennedy Patrick Maguire Thomas Cronin Alex Livingstone
Andrew O’Malley John Barret
Courier to Miss Loanhead – Iain Docherty
Crowning Lady – Mrs M.D. Alston
Sports Champion – Phyllis Cameron
CROWNING VENUE – PRIMARY SCHOOL PLAYGROUND
AFTERNOON VENUE – MEMORIAL PARK
BANDS ATTENDING – MacTaggart Scott & Co. Ltd. Works Silver Band,
Roslin & District Pipe Band and Gilmerton Boys Brigade Pipe Band