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Black and white photograph of Cornaig School Sports Day in 1932.

Cornaig School Sports Day 1932 on Bealach Bhan across from the school. The man nearest the sauce box is Archie Sinclair, Barrapol, and on his right Malcolm MacLean, Salum. Both men have their bagpipes with them. Of the group of three men in front of them, the one on the left is the headmaster, Mr Morrison.



Black and white photograph of a pillow fight at Tiree Sports.

Pillow fight between John Campbell (Iain Iain Bhain) and Neil Brownlie of Barrapol on the right at a Tiree Sports Day probably in the 1930s or 1940s. (Original in Filing Cabinet 8 drawer1)