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September 1905 - Badsey Sunday School Treat

Monthly Magazine for the Parishes of S James, Badsey, with Aldington & S John Baptist, Wickhamford
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On Wednesday, July 26th, all those children who had made two-thirds of the maximum number of attendances at Sunday School were entertained to tea by the Vicar on the Vicarage Lawn. After tea an adjournment was made to the House Ground for games and sports. We subjoin a list of the prize-winners:

  • Race for Boys over 12 - R. Keen
  • Race for Boys under 12 - J. Perkins
  • Race for Girls over 10 - 1st Lena Crisp, 2nd Kate Nightingale
  • Race for Girls under 10 - 1st Mary Jelfs, 2nd Esther Smith
  • Race for Boys in Infants' Class - 1st John Perkins, 2nd Edward Evans
  • Race for Girls in Infants' Class - 1st Eva Stanford, 2nd Maggie Heritage
  • Three-legged Race for Boys - B. Hartwell and Harry Cox
  • Three-legged Race for Girls - Florence Chamberlain and Daisy Pitman
  • Tug of War (Boys v Girls) - Elsie Marshall's side
  • Teachers' Race - Miss Kelland

The afternoon's proceedings were brought to a close with a service in the Parish Church at 7 o'clock.