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The Invergordon Archive

My sister Margaret and me
The Invergordon Archive
My sister Margaret and me

The date is unknown but could be 1945.
Picture added on 17 February 2013 at 11:12
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I am hoping my sister sees this, she will be greatly impressed and no doubt thank me later.
Added by Harry O'Neill on 17 February 2013
Good photo. I like the jacket, Harry!
Added by Catherine MacKenzie nee Clark on 28 February 2013
Hi Catherine, Margaret is wearing one of those school outfits they used to wear. Do you remember what they were called?
Added by Harry O'Neill on 28 February 2013
It was called a gymslip - belted in the middle and it could be "let down" by moving the buttons on the shoulders. This photo was taken by Duguid in his front yard, which was between the Will family home on Shore Road and the Walker/Smith family home on the corner of Shore Road and Outram Street. I'm squinting into the sunlight and my other front tooth took ages to come in! The date is 1947, shortly after we returned to Invergordon (my birthplace) following the death of my father in Glasgow, in April of that year. My grandmother, Mrs. Dunn, told me that it was his wish that we move back to Invergordon. My other grandparents, who lived in Glasgow, were somewhat disappointed, but I'm glad we did as it resulted in a memorable and happy childhood for Harry and I.

(Thank you for the correct date and this has now been altered - Site Admin.)

Added by Margaret Weys (nee O'Neill) on 28 February 2013
Lovely photo Margaret and Harry. I know this was a long time ago but.....it doesn't seem like it!!
Added by Rosalie Samaroo (Graham) on 03 March 2013
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