gymslip

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a sleeveless tunic worn by English girls as part of a school uniform

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At one time, girls had to wear gymslips - people realise that items of clothing become less fashionable, and uniforms have to bear some resemblance to the apparel they wear in everyday life.
This year the youngsters parading plukes, smug smiles and swollen gymslips are Thomas Weldon, 14 and Tina McCartney, 16, from Port Glasgow.
PICTURE THIS: Honley C of E Infant School pupils in 1950 (tmcHUD191009honley) GYMSLIPS AND BLAZERS: Form1B at Holme Valley Grammar School in 1955 (tmcHUD191009holme)
Joan can remember very few names, but the girls on the front row in gymslips are Gwen and Peggy Wimpenny, of the famous Milnsbridge building firm of the same name.
Many of the girls wear gymslips, some have ties and there are even lace collars and striped blouses.