1979 Blantyre Beauties

Two further Blantyre lassies who took part in the 1979 Miss Advertiser competition were Anne Ryce and Yvonne McDade. Their photos appears in the Hamilton Advertiser newspaper back in January 1979 with short descriptions of their interests.

Anne was 18 at the time and told reporters she loved sea fishing.

Yvonne, (pictured with her hands on he hips) liked to watch her 2 favourite football teams, Motherwell and Scotland. Yvonne was 20 at the time working as a clerk in Hamilton and enjoyed disco dancing. Having been to Spain a number of times, she was hoping at the time to soon visit America.

Do you know the ladies?

FeaturingΒ Blantyre Project Social MediaΒ with permission. Strictly not for use by others on or offline, our visitors said:

Matilda Fulston Yes i know Yvonne
William Mullen Know Yvonne Anne ryce ??
Lauren Mccafferty Yvonne Mcdade πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ’
Mary Claire Hood πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚πŸ˜‚

Craig Quigley Weet weel !!!!!Yvonne πŸ˜ƒxx

Yvonne Mcdade Craig Quigley πŸ™ˆπŸ™ˆπŸ™ˆ
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Davy Thomson Any relation to Joe ryce, who used to stay in auchinraith terrace??

Kim Tait Maclean Yes I know Yvonne
Jackie MacDonald Haha. OOR YVO. DID YOUS KNOW SHE WAS A TENNANTS LAGER GIRL TOO. XX
William Mullen did anne have sister called janice..so alike

Yvonne Mcdade William Mullen yes x

William Mullen Yvonne Mcdade same class I think!did she work in llibery ?x

Yvonne Mcdade William Mullen not sure stayed in the crescents x

Yvonne Mcdade Paul Veverka where did u find this x
Blantyre Project Hamilton Library! You’re preserved forever! Great photos, hope i didn’t cause you any embarrassment.
Yvonne Mcdade Blantyre Project not at all I remember this so well
David Mackie Looking well yvonne
Linda Marshall Neebs πŸ™‹ Yvonne x
Yvonne Mcdade Linda Marshall yip lol thats me xx
Linda Marshall Yvonne looking fabulous x
Sharon Corrigan What a stunning Yvonne Mcdade. Xx
Sadie Dolan Went to school with Anne, and know Yvonne well, lovely photos ladies, xx
William Mullen Sadie Dolan I new her sister Janice x
Sadie Dolan yeah Wullie there was a few sisters she went to the joes they came from the crescents, x

Donna Mackie Yvonne u look stunning here xx

Yvonne Mcdade Donna Mackie long time ago xxx

Donna Mackie Gorgeous doll xxx

Lyn Lappin Aw oor petal..lovely oor Yvonne Mcdade.xx

John Tierney Disco dancing!!!! Show yer pal Lappin some new moves x

Lyn Lappin John Tierney al have u know a can do the shark too now x
John Tierney Aw ffs πŸ˜”
Jackie Johnston Yes l know yvonne πŸ˜„πŸ˜„
Liz Park Brilliant x
Michelle Rouse Cracking pic ladies xx
Agnes McAllister Mary Sneddon was Anne Ryce not in your class at Elmwood xx

Elizabeth Daley You look lovely Yvonne

Carol Templeton Yvonne Mcdade stunning then ,and still stunning now xx
Yvonne Mcdade Carol Templeton thanks my friend xxx
Kirsty Laing Our Yvo Yvonne Mcdade twiggys apprentice πŸ˜‚πŸ‘―β€β™€οΈπŸ’β€β™€οΈ love it ❀ x
Kirsty Laing Yvonne πŸ˜‚ xx

Stephen Allan Hamilton Advertiser. Anyone remember a newspaper called the Blantyre Advertiser?

Derek Burns Motherwell my arse lol x
Yvonne Mcdade Derek Burns was told to be sensible lol x
Yvonne Mcdade Derek Burns I should have said world peace lol
Margaret Lappin Yvonne ma hero!! πŸ˜‚
Eva Brown Lovely photo Yvonne and you’re still looking lovely x
Yvonne Mcdade Eva Brown thanks Aunt Eva xxx

Anne Mosley Lovely looking ladies ! X

Mark Walsh Auntie Y is famous

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