Left Saint Columbas High School at 12, was persuaded back with the threat of the “Birch” at 13, completed a full education to 14 back at Saint Mary's Patrick Street School.
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First interest pre war: Reading to escape reality and Movies. Next was “Ball Room Dancing” not in fancy steps but to express finesse with tempo and timing which really belongs also to most sports.
First job: In a billiard hall brushing and dusting the tables ready for “Ironing” by a primitive piece of heavy metal shaped like the now modern electric iron used in every household.