Most of us remember Wilfred Tonkin as the Town Crier, but Walter was his predecessor. He was the father of Margaret (Miss) Humby, who used to live in one of the cottages overlooking Porthcressa.

Walter Humby

'Miss' Humby in the raincoat & beret. The lady behind her in the black hat is Mrs. Hensleigh, who used to live in the small cottage at Trewince, where I grew up.

Miss Margaret Humby