Tag Archives: fashion

Sex 1950 Sex 2014

With the 2014/15 school year just beginning it made me think back to my own school days which began in 1944. At six years of age I had no interest in girls and that continued until I was approximately eleven … Continue reading

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Its Still a Rover????

Selling my last Rover was always a painful exercise and very difficult thing to give up. However age and arthritis and a few other issues forced me to face the facts. I was no longer able to work on cars, … Continue reading

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Remember the Telegram???

I have been busy this week talking with school children about the importance of Remembrance Day. I always try to relate stories of my own childhood during the blitz. It is strange the things that sometimes spark a memory from … Continue reading

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A Real Fashion Statement

I found this photo of the 41st Boys Brigade on a web site, unfortunately no date, so I don’t know if this was before or after my time. Did I really wear one of those little hats?????? I must have, … Continue reading

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