Picture from the past - Burning down the house

Burning down the house: 61-year-old Mrs JM McArthur with her comedy routines
Burning down the house: 61-year-old Mrs JM McArthur with her comedy routines

This week’s picture from the past is of Mrs JM McArthur, who “brought the house down” with her comedy turns at a Johnshaven WRI members’ night back in the day.

This picture appeared in the Leader in 1966, on February 25.

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