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An Outing with Cattle – June 1920

“Did you know I am going with Ooie tomorrow with a load of young cattle.  Father says it is 16 miles and we will be off before you are out of bed. Aha! ” And the 11-year-old put his head … Continue reading

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Retiring Girls – September 1904

(I wonder what she would say if she were alive today!) It used to be the fashion for girls to be prim, retiring, entirely submissive to their elders. Such a girl, transported into this century, would be thought to be … Continue reading

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