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TERENCE CONNAUGHTON HEAD BOY '33 & '34

Terence Connaughton is the only boy in the history of Boys High who has been head prefect for two years.

Information from Keith Gibbs.

THE PIPE BAND

The Pipe Band was started in 1971 and performed for the first time in September of that year.

From an interview with Peter Digby, 13 December 2008.

1993 REVENUE AND EXPENDITURE

Total revenue for 1993 was R1'170'839 of which R209'215 was recorded as surplus for the year.

From The Pretorian 1993, Page 128.

BILL BROOKS

Mr. W.C. 'Bill' Brooks started at PBHS in January 1923. (And taught for 8'000 or so school days.)

From The Pretorian 1964, Pages 17 & 18.

NO HEAD PREFECT

There was no Head Boy appointed in 1929 & 1944, the latter due to the Second World War.

From 'The Story of a South African School'

BOYS HIGH Vs AFFIES - RUGBY

Although Affies has beaten Boys High more often, since we began playing against one another in 1923.
Boys High has won the 1st, 25th, 50th, 75th and 100th games.

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