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Children of the Poor – November 1919

A teacher in a slum school told me that the children of the very poor are awkward at doing things for themselves. One would think that, as they had no one to wait upon them, they would from earliest infancy … Continue reading

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Boot Lace Sellers – August 1909

(Margaret shows herself to be quite hard woman here. Considering her obvious political leanings I am quite surprised by her lack of compassion. ) Political knowledge is spreading downwards so that now the very hawkers and tramps have it at … Continue reading

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