50th Anniversary Reunion for Set XLII (1943-1946)

Scope and Content

Contains examples of 'commemorative' booklets assembled for the 50th anniversary reunion of Set XLII held at the Old Students' Day on 1 June 1996 containing reminiscences and illustrated with original and photocopied photographs. Copies of amended booklets reissued for reunions in 2003 and 2005 are also included. Also includes a letter from Erica Burgon (née Bache) giving a personal account of the reunion, and a note 'My First Two PE Teachers' giving biographical information on Erica's mother Dorothy Smith, and her aunt Gertrude Bache, who attended Anstey Physical Training College (1899-1901) and Bedford Physical Training College 1908-1910) respectively.

Some reminiscences are reproduced in The Bedford Physical Education Old Students' Association Annual Report 1996 .