Bystander front cover featuring Miss Mary Ashley
Hon. Ruth Mary Clarisse Ashley, daughter of multi-millionaire, Lt-Col Wilfred Ashley (1st Baron Mount Temple) and sister of Edwina, Countess Mountbatten. She married the WWI flying ace, Captain Alec Cunningham-Reid in 1927. The couple later divorced and he sued her for half her fortune. Pictured on the front cover of The Bystander when she was making her debut. Her sister, Edwina was holding a dance for her at Brook House.
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Award-winning scouts, Queensland, Australia
Three award-winning scouts in Queensland, Australia -- they won a hygiene award for the best-kept campsite, sponsored by a firm of Coca Cola bottlers. From left to right: Commissioner Ian McBryde, Edgar Deimanis of IL1 Troop (age 15), Tim Saunders of IL2 Troop (age 15), Ian Cunningham of IL3 Troop (age 15), and Mike Gunn, Sales Development Manager from Brisbane.
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The committee of the Royal Aero Club at Londonderry House
The committee of the Royal Aero Club at Londonderry House, London. Back row from left: C.F. Uwins, OBE, AFC; John Cunningham, DSO, DFC; Capt A.G. Lamplugh, CBE; W/C N.H. Woodhead, DSC, AFC; A. OConnor, House Secretary; Frank Woodhead; Col R.L. Preston, CBE; Capt H.S. Broad, MBE, AFC; Major R.H. Mayo, OBE; Capt K.J.G. Bartlett; H.W.H. Moore; W.G.Metcalfe and Eric Greenwood, OBE. Front row from left: Col W.C. Devereux, CBE; Lt Col Sir Francis K. McClean, AFC; Whitney W. Straight, CBE, MC, DFC; Lord Brabazon of Tara, MC, PC; Sir Frederick Handley page, CBE; S. Kenneth Davies and Major J. Stewart, OBE. Date:
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