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Dorothy Shirley, née Layton. --
Hon. Secretary "Wainwright Habitation".

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Dorothy Shirley, née Layton was born on the 7th August 1909 and died on the 20th December 2004. She was Hon. Secretary of the Primrose League South-East St. Pancras "Wainwright" Habitation No.1214.
The family have a solid silver tea pot, milk jug and sugar basin, which were given to her when she married John Maurice Shirley on 18th July 1936.
The tea pot is engraved on the bottom as follows:

PRIMROSE LEAGUE
South - East St. Pancras "Wainwright" Habitation 1214
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Presented to MISS DOROTHY LAYTON
on the occasion of her marriage
as a token of appreciation
of her valued services to the Habitation
as Hon.Secretary
18th July 1936



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Badge type 34
  The family also retain two items of regalia awarded to Dorothy Shirley.
Mrs. Shirley would also have had Jewel type 5.
 
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Jewel type 18
Mrs. Shirley's son Clifford would welcome any information relating to his Mother's involvement with the Primrose League and/or to the "Wainwright Habitation" --- contact the webmaster if you can help.

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