1949 CHILDREN’S DAY


1949 CHILDREN’S DAY
SATURDAY 25th JUNE 1949
1949 QUEEN AND COURT
Queen – Allison Flockhart
Mistress of the Robes – Elizabeth Gillespie
Britannia – Ann Buchan
Maids of Honour
Elizabeth Montgomery Lilas Grant Nora Davidson Mary Lynch
Jean Watson Anna Purcell Rosemary Ferguson Mary McIntosh
Isabel Kennedy Jamesina Forrester Shiena Hunter Kathryn Gordon
Train Bearers
Barbara Rae
Annie Henderson
Herald – Alexander Gillespie
Champion – Thomas Somerville
Crown Bearer – Peter Connelly
Mace Bearer – Thomas Bell
Standard Bearers
George Kerr
John Fortune
Gentlemen in Waiting
William Johnstone William Williamson Andrew Stewart George Lonie
John Small Thomas Gordon
Ex Queen – Margaret Abbott
Crowning Lady – Mrs L.O. Bayne
Sports Champion – Alexander Gillespie
CROWNING VENUE – PRIMARY SCHOOL PLAYGROUND
AFTERNOON VENUE – MEMORIAL PARK
BANDS ATTENDING – MacTaggart Scott & Co. Ltd. Works Silver Band
and Penicuik & District Pipe Band