1961 at Xavs

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It’s obvious to me, judging by the state of dress of several of the boys (including me) that this was prior to Bro Cyril taking over as headmaster. There is not question that his eagle eye would have run across the assembly and weeded out those he considered inappropriate. Later he had a particular loathing of having one’s hair brushed forward in an attempt at a ‘Beatles’ type styling as I can attest myself…