Thank you to Frank Shaw for sending me this photograph. Frank
used to live in East Thomas Street and now lives in Perth, Western
He is the third person
(the second boy) from the left on the back row of this photo.
Mrs Cooper, the teacher is at the end of the row.
"This photo was taken in the playground
at Leith Walk school. I believe it was taken in 1950 when I
I walked around the school again when I
returned for a visit to Edinburgh last year. It was
just as I had left it in 1955, except that the janitor's house is
now boarded up.
Frank Shaw, Perth, Western Australia: August