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- Tue Apr 10, 2018 4:23 am
- Forum: Member's Short Stories
- Topic: KIWI, McDonald's/Oliver's/Hamilton's
- Replies: 17
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Hi Patricia, sorry I have taken so long to answer, been away, 50th Wedding Anniversary, it would be nice if your Nanny Lou was in the photo. The name Acott does ring a-bell and you can bet he knew my Uncle Stan, coming from Leroy Street and working at the Borough Market,where Stan collected his frui...
- Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:56 pm
- Forum: General Postings
- Topic: DO YOU REMEMBER THESE?
- Replies: 20
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Been thinking about them years, early forties onwards, before some of our homes had electricity or other facilities come to that. What did we do in the evenings (behave yourselves keep it clean ;) ), I can remember the board games like Snakes & Ladders, Ludo, Draughts, Cards, Crayons & Paint...
Hi Merv, great story and memories, all what you say about the Trams, Rock & Rolling I can remember, also of them feeling a bit unstable. Funny enough I can’t remember the No Spitting signs, but my sister can. I remember the “Pea Souper’s” (Fogs) & as you say you couldn't see your hand in fro...
- Mon Mar 26, 2018 9:58 am
- Forum: History & War Years
- Topic: Living in the Blitz
- Replies: 38
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Elephant and Castle London Underground Station Shelter: People sleeping on the crowded platform of Elephant and Castle tube station while taking shelter from German air raids during the London Blitz. Elephant and Castle London Underground Station Shelter, Elephant and Castle tube station while takin...