From the Mitcham Youth Handbook of 1949
GLADSTONE ROAD YOUTH CLUB
This Club meets on Saturday evening during the winter from 7.30-9.30 p.m. and is for young people of both sexes from 13 3/4 years of age. Activities include table games, billiards, table tennis, etc., and every third Saturday country dancing is held. There is also a room where young people may sit and read, and a canteen which is run by two of the Club members. Club prayers are held at the close of the evening. Informa-tion can be obtained from Mr. Mac-William or Sister Dorothy at the Mission, Gladstone Road.
Source: Local Studies Centre, Morden Library, Civic Centre, Morden.
Reference: L2 (369) MIT