Saturday, 2 July 2016

Paris trip 1965

Martin Jones can give details on this photo that has been seen before on here.

Back row, left to right, Dave Franks, myself, Miles Chapman, Philip Odell, Mike Finnis, Front row, Pete Dewey and Adrian Fothergill.  

This was taken at Versailles (or was it Fontainebleau?) on a sweltering hot afternoon in July 1965, and whilst Pettitt & Co went off to admire the art inside, a group of us tried to keep cool in the shade outside, which was hard going in full school uniform. We were sorely tempted to duck ourselves in the beautiful fountains but thought better of it! 

1 comment:

Martin Jones said...

Now confirmed as Fontainebleau rather than Versailles but still a tad hot for full school uniform.

Fas et Patria

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