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by KMB
Sun Dec 22, 2019 1:20 pm
Forum: General
Topic: Chapel choir, c. 1956
Replies: 10
Views: 9036

Re: Chapel choir, c. 1956

I still have this record in my "legacy essentials" LP collection, but I was always a bit miffed that after 7 years of singing in the chapel choir, I was prevented from participating in the recording by being sent to Cambridge to sit Scholarship exams (I am an Oxford graduate - enough said!...
by KMB
Sun Dec 22, 2019 12:40 pm
Forum: Barnes Photos
Topic: Barnes B 1954 to 1955
Replies: 5
Views: 5130

Re: Barnes B 1954 to 1955

Yes, correct now! Many thanks for your trouble. Keith Brown.
by KMB
Wed Jul 10, 2019 12:28 pm
Forum: Stories, Reminiscing & Teacher/Pupil Memories
Topic: Edward Malins
Replies: 25
Views: 8781

Re: Edward Malins

Malins was very generous to older boys with a musical gift (there was no way actually to study music for GCE in the early 1950s), and I remember him taking groups of us out in his Austin Hereford to play in local concerts. I was a clarinettist, and he did me the great honour of inviting the conducto...
by KMB
Wed Jul 10, 2019 11:35 am
Forum: Barnes Photos
Topic: Barnes B 1954 to 1955
Replies: 5
Views: 5130

Re: Barnes B 1954 to 1955

Hi John! I just revisited this page after more than a year, actually to look at Roger Martin as House Captain of Barnes B in 1954-5, and I noticed you had commented on my plea to add Jimmy Read to the photo, and had indeed added his name. I hope you will forgive me, but I must point out that Jimmy i...
by KMB
Mon Apr 02, 2018 6:39 pm
Forum: Barnes Photos
Topic: Barnes B 1954 to 1955
Replies: 5
Views: 5130

Re: Barnes B 1954 to 1955

I would like to ask if an omission on the Barnes B photograph of 1955 could be corrected - the second row correctly identifies C J Jelley and A N Barnard, but omits J W B Read seated between them. James Walter Beaton Read (Jimmy) was my closest friend, but died of Hodgkin's disease tragically young ...