Maker: Peggy Smith
Hamilton [née Adamson], Mary Agnes (1882–1966), politician and broadcaster, was born on 8 July 1882, at 60 Parsonage Road, Withington, Manchester, the eldest of six children of Robert Adamson (1852–1902), a Scot, professor of logic at Owens College (later part of Manchester University...
Maker: Mark Gerson
R. W. Burchfield
Laski, Marghanita [formerly Esther Pearl] (1915–1988), writer and broadcaster, was born in Maida Vale, London on 24 October 1915, the eldest child (she had one sister, two brothers, and an adopted brother and sister) of Neville Jonas Laski, barrister (later a crown court...
Shapley [married names Salt, Gorton], Olive Mary (1910–1999), broadcaster, was born on 10 April 1910 at 10 Tresco Road, Peckham, London, the only daughter and youngest of the three children of William Gilbert Shapley (1870/71–1939), local government officer, and his wife, ...