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by dondun
Wed Jan 30, 2019 12:48 am
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: CH and flu
Replies: 33
Views: 3917

Re: CH and flu

There was a severe outbreak in1957 - no vaccines then. I did not catch it and remember helping in the infirmary. Several houses were used for emergency beds. Can anyone shed any more information about this? My memory is poor. But pictures taken of dinner parades at the time show about 10 people per...
by dondun
Sun Jan 21, 2018 5:09 am
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: CH and flu
Replies: 33
Views: 3917

Re: CH and flu

My wife and I have had yearly flu shots for the last decade or so. Sometimes it apparently works and sometimes not. Same as that, Martin. If my wife and I forget to re-book our vaccinations, we get repeated automated texts from the surgery. The actual vaccine is slightly different from year to year...
by dondun
Mon Jan 15, 2018 11:38 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: Less flamboyant CH teachers
Replies: 37
Views: 5826

Re: Less flamboyant CH teachers

There have been some excellent threads dealing with masters of the 1940s, 50s, 60s and other decades. Messrs Jesson-Dibley, Cherniavsky, Daunt, Page, Rider and Malins and Miss Todd come to mind. Apart from pleasing those who knew these masters, a potentially useful stock of relevant knowledge has b...
by dondun
Thu Jan 11, 2018 6:10 am
Forum: Lamb Photos
Topic: Lamb House Photos
Replies: 42
Views: 26144

Re: LAMB B 1953(?)

Its Summer 1953 Stewart X X Parker Gillespie Young Earl Clarke Wornell Miller Skinner Hewitt Pearcey Madge Richardson Bates cousins wells Moth Taplin Swayne Waldrom Chapman Brindley x Harrison Wheatley Hines Cordingly Nisbett Pitter Bamford Purdue Pitter Archbold Miss Hull Barker Miller Dyball, Gra...
by dondun
Thu Jan 11, 2018 5:59 am
Forum: Lamb Photos
Topic: Lamb House Photos
Replies: 42
Views: 26144

Re: LAMB B 1953(?)

(Click on the image for larger version) http://www.chforum.info/pictures/LambB1953DMillerSmall.jpg Just discovered this in my attic. I believe it to have been taken in 1953, but could be out by a year either way. The House Captain is Ian Pitter, which should enable someone to be more precise. Unfor...
by dondun
Mon Feb 29, 2016 1:02 am
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: When Peele B used to win stuff
Replies: 26
Views: 5979

Re: When Peele B used to win stuff

We bowled Eastbourne out for 42 in 1958 or 1959. Mind you we had John Snow in the team then.