Two more for the Old One Hundredth

The next two in the series of centenarians were both teachers at the School throughout their careers. They knew the School at Clapham (as both pupils and teachers) and then the School at Rickmansworth.

Centenarians Evelyn Florrie

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A right matron carry-on

Continuing the saga of the first matron appointment, the first name on the list of candidates for the post of matron was Mrs Mary Miller of No 18 St James Place, “recommended by the Royal Patroness [Duchess of Cumberland], the Rt Hon Elizabeth Luttrell, Mr Hale, Mr Millington, The Rev’d Wm Conillis, Miss Mary Gates, Mrs Ann Gates, James Meyrick Esq, several others residing in the country wishing to vote by proxy.” (Rough Minute Book) Continue reading