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The Goats – May 1924

On the outskirts of the village, I saw a light lorry drawn by a lean horse and attended by two youths and a girl, all in their late teens, although the eldest might have been over 20. One was at … Continue reading

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Making Do On Rations – February 1917

Surely “The Raider” (nom de plume of the editor of The Scottish Farmer) speaks unthinkingly when he says that a weekly ration of 4 lbs bread, 2 1/2 lb meat, 3/4lb sugar would be gluttony for most of us and … Continue reading

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