THIS week's Down Memory Lane takes a look back at Langholm primary school pupils in the early 1950s.

Langholm primary pupils in 1952 or 1953used for dml 29.3.17
Langholm primary pupils in 1952 or 1953used for dml 29.3.17

The picture belongs to Dennis Little and he is one of the pupils in the photo in the middle of the back row. Dennis thinks the picture was taken in 1952 or 1953 when he was in primary 6 or 7.

Dennis has given us some of the names of the people in the picture.

Back row, left to right: ?, David McVittie, ?, John Holiday, Lennie Bell, Dennis Little, ?, ?, Douglas Feltham, Ninian Wilson and Douglas MacMillan.

Second row from back: John Welsh, ?, ?, ?, Francis Graham, Daisy Ashcroft, Mamie Morrison, Janette Lamont, ?, Jean Murray, David Stevenson, Louis Pelosi and Eric Armstrong.

Third row from back: Annie Storey, Ann Ewart, Noreen Copeland, ?, Nina Snowden, Alexa Armstrong, ?, May Elliot, Helen Ritchie, May Earsman, Adrienne Irving.

Front row: ?, Jim Jackson, Leslie Banks, ?, Malcolm Devlin, ?, ?, ?, ?.

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Wednesday, March 29, 2017 at 11:55AM
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