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  • Wild Flower Sevens

    Wild Flower Sevens

    “Wild Flower Sevens” card game Every card pictures a different Wild Flower... Wild flowers have appeared as suit symbols on playing cards as far back as the fifteenth century. Flowers ...

  • High Suspense in Mayfair

    High Suspense in Mayfair

    This is what being a telephone engineer involved in 1930s London. Suspending a telephone cable between Conduit & Maddox Streets Twice a year the steel wires which support London's telephone cabl...

  • Golf and Guns: London's Rooftop Playground in the 1930s

    Golf and Guns: London's Rooftop Playground in the 1930s

    High above London, men and women were at play in 1938. Back then one could shoot guns and play golf on a rooftop.  Here are some un-splayed women: "Above we see an office Rifle Club on ...

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