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Written on bottom of photo with blue ink - Nance Freda Selwyn Josie

Four children in Miss Mona Neale’s concert, Shannon, 1920’s 1 B&W photo print

Left to Right – Nancy Balfour, Freda Thomson (later Batt), Selwyn Franks, Josie Thompson (later Batt). They performed a humorous skit. Nancy – dressed as clown and holding a violin. Freda – dressed as a man with bow tie, hat and holding a suitcase. Selwyn – dressed as a clown and holding a cello/viola. Josie – dressed as a man with bow tie, hat and holding a suitcase.

Appears to have been removed from a photo album.

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Four children in Miss Mona Neale's concert, Shannon, 1920's

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1920,
freda thomson,
josie thompson,
nancy balfour,
selwyn franks,
shannon centennial collection,
unknown,
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1920's,
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children,
clown,
concert,
costumes,
film,
group photo,
musicians,
performers,
photo print,
shannon,
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