GALA PROGRAMME OF
The procession began
at Litherland Town hall, in Sefton Street, at 1.15pm, and went
through Linacre Road, Empire Road, Hornby Boulevard, Longfield
Road, Linacre Road, and ending in the Central School in Church
It featured mounted police, morris dancers, the band of the
40th Royal Tank Cadet Corps, the Bootle May Queen Miss D. Higham,
and Yvonne Holden, the Litherland Victory Queen.
At the school there was an athetics display, music from St Edward's
Orphanage Band, a cycle polo match and the children's sport's
The Gala Committee chairman was Mr A.G. Walker.
The 24-page programme was printed by the Bootle Times, and cost
6d. The event raised money for Bootle and Waterloo general hospitals.