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Pernission to speak SIR!

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 20:47
Dovefromabove wrote (see)
David K wrote (see)

Dove!!!! I would never have believed it of you!

It wasn't me David - your faith in me can remain intact  - the nearest pub to us was 3 miles away - it was my ex 

 

You were well rid of him!

Pernission to speak SIR!

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 20:46
Zoomer44 wrote (see)

What was that horrid milk called which came with a metal top on, it was around, at about the time camp coffee was popular, another horrid drink...No...I don't think I'd want to go back to the good old days. 

  

Sterilised,,,,had a shelf life of about six months.

Few fridges in those days,  zoomer.

Powdery Mildew

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 20:43

Ngcards, did this in the sweet pea thread recently.

Pernission to speak SIR!

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 20:41

Dove!!!! I would never have believed it of you!

Pernission to speak SIR!

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 20:35

Tizer bottles with bulbous top halves,

Taking a pop-bottle to the corner shop to buy Vinegar loose from the barrel.

Spuds a shilling (5p) for 5lbs.

Rag & bone men giving day-old chickens in exchange for rags.

Sheep & pigs being unloaded outside the butchers, as you bought the meat inside. 

Taking pop-bottles back to the shop for the 2d deposit. 

Pernission to speak SIR!

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 19:52
Pauline 7 wrote (see)

1953? That is before my time

 

I'm before Mr Allen's time,,,but don't shout so much about it!

Pernission to speak SIR!

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 19:49

Milk bottles had cardboard tops with a hole in the middle.

Pernission to speak SIR!

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 19:47

First TV, 1953....a Pye with a dark, slanting screen, cost £80.

Pernission to speak SIR!

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 19:42

It always seems strange to me that no one ever forgot their co-op number....our phone number was 307..we were a bit posh, you know.  

Pernission to speak SIR!

Posted: 29/07/2014 at 19:29

Wot was your co-op divi number.....mum's was 4331,

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