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Picking Fruit in Sussex – July 1924

They are telling me that there will be no Household column this week if I do as many boilings of fruit as I am planning for to-day and to-morrow. It is extraordinary how we all ignore the lessons of experience … Continue reading

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Calves Driven Home – Saturday August 1907

Calves reported to have been seen on the outskirts of a neighbouring village at five in the morning, and, two hours later, the truants were driven home, not a whit ashamed of themselves. We gathered the last pickings of black … Continue reading

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