Grumpy old fart!!!

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

A German Maid or Nurse

June 18, 2017 Posted by | Maid, Maids, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Nurse or Maid – 1908

June 4, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Maid, Maids, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Edith Cavell

A propaganda card depicting the execution of Edith Cavell

May 28, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Smoking, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Dressing up – 1909

This might not appeal to some “pc” viewers as the two children have clearly “blacked up” for the picture,

I gather from the comments on the reverse of the postcard that the Nurse’s uniform has also been worn as a costume.

April 30, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Tennis Club

I’m not sure just who the winners and looser were but there are some glum faces although the boy at the bottom looks as if he enjoyed himself

April 9, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Servants, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Nurse and child – 1912

The child, unnamed was 5 and a half on the 9th August 1912 when this picture was taken

April 9, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment

It’s been a long night

April 8, 2017 Posted by | Risqué, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Bryoni Kate – Ooh Matron

Bryoni Kate – Ooh Matron

March 31, 2017 Posted by | Bryoni Kate Williams, Risqué, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

No it isn’t Friday!

Via

March 31, 2017 Posted by | Risqué, Uncategorized | , , , , , , , , , , , | 2 Comments

1950’s Nurse

I found these this morning at an antiques fair

1950's Nurse

March 5, 2017 Posted by | Deltiology, Social History, Uncategorized | , , , , , , | Leave a comment