The BWI Archives
1877 ~ Miscellaneous
Miscellaneous Items from the Parish Magazine
- 1877 -
The following are a number of items from the Parish Magazine that were unable to find a place elsewhere:
Ruislip & Eastcote
from the introduction
National School is in a very satisfactory condition.
In the new building an Infant School has now been formed, having
for its mistress Miss Eliza Bedford, the ex-Pupil Teacher.
The Night School has been unsuccessful …”
After tea a curtain was drawn aside, and an immense Christmas Tree displayed, (lit up with candles, red and green fire,) upon which, and on an adjacent table, there was a present for each child and every one connected with the School.
crowd of happy and excited faces showed more forcibly than words could
express, that the kindness and generosity of Lady Hume Campbell was fully
appreciated by them all, many of whom then saw a Christmas-tree for the
was taken of the occasion to distribute the prizes to the best children in
the Sunday and Day Schools; medals were presented to the following as the
best in the school:
Brush, Frank Curzon
First uploaded: 16 April 2018