Grumpy old fart!!!

"If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic."

Two Nurses (photographer H.A. Aylward, Basingstoke)

September 19, 2021 Posted by | Deltiology, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Asylum Nurses – 1906

Judging by the uniforms and the keys attached to their belts I think that these are Asylum Nurses, the post mark and date is 22nd December 1906,

given the postmark and address is Melton, Woodbridge I wonder whether they are from St Audry’s Hospital?

September 17, 2021 Posted by | Deltiology, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Vintage Sunday

A German WW 1 operating theatre

August 29, 2021 Posted by | Deltiology, Maid, Maids, Nun, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

“Go to bed!, I thought you were a trained nurse!”

“Go to bed!, I thought you were a trained nurse!”

I’m not sure of the date or publication but the illustration is by Leonard Raven-Hill
(10th March 1867 – 31st March 1942) who was an English artist, illustrator and cartoonist.

August 24, 2021 Posted by | Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Yours affectionately Dollie

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Mary Miles Minter – Nurse Marjorie – 1920

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Mary Miles Minter – Nurse Marjorie – 1920

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Mary Miles Minter as Nurse Marjorie – 1920

Mary Miles Minter played Marjorie Killonan (Nurse Marjorie) and Frankie Lee played Dick Allen, the young boy.

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Tsarina Alexandra Fyodorovna

 

Tsarina Alexandra Fyodorovna of Russia in nurse uniform during WWI. 1917?

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“How to fix a patient who has panic fear of injection”

 

@anottertweet

June 30, 2021 Posted by | Risqué, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment