Old Photos of Witham

The 1936 Carnival. The Queen, Doreen East, and a prizewinner

Taken: 27 June 1936, Ref: M1123

The Carnival. The Queen, Doreen East, and a prizewinner. Possibly Irene Mason (who won a first prize for ‘most attractive’ in the ‘Tiny Tots’). Includes Nell Turner (wife of Reg) (above the prizewinner, dark hat).
See the post entitled “Witham Carnival in the 1930s” for Peggy’s description of the carnivals in general

RefM1123
Date taken27 June 1936
SourceBlake, Peggy
Posted on Full size 1832 × 2521

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