1948 CHILDREN’S DAY


1948 CHILDREN’S DAY
SATURDAY 19th JUNE 1948
1948 QUEEN AND COURT
Queen – Margaret Abbott
Mistress of the Robes – Allison Flockhart
Britannia – Elizabeth Archibald
Maids of Honour
Williamina Aitken Stella Owens Catherine McQuade Elizabeth Graham
Irene Woods Rosemary Ferguson Elizabeth Wilson Mary Gray
Jean Watson Alexanderena Kerr Helen Moodie Nora Davidson
Train Bearers
Eloise Swan
Catherine Millar
Herald – Archibald Johnston
Champion – David Frame
Mace Bearer – Thomas Millar
Standard Bearers
Thomas Somerville
Peter Connelly
Gentlemen in Waiting
Alex Gillespie Thomas Bell William Johnstone James Stirling
Derek Middleton Alex Ferguson
Courier to Miss Loanhead – James Thomson
Ex Queen – Bridget Gordon
Crowning Lady – Miss J.R. Sutherland
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