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> Great Collection Of Old Glasgow Photos, Google's glasgow Life Collection
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post 27th Apr 2009, 11:20pm
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thats cute wits, a wonder what he's got up his jumper biggrin.gif laugh.gif
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post 28th Apr 2009, 08:03pm
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QUOTE (murn @ 27th Apr 2009, 06:23pm) *
I think I put this on before but it is one of my favorites so here it is again

yee jist gotta luv the Dad tongue.gif


Jings!

He reminds me of Ron Mael, he is the plank spanker <keyboards> from Sparks, the wan that looks a cross between Hilter and Charlie Chaplin.

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post 29th May 2009, 03:29am
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this was taken in garscube rd i think mid fifties

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post 5th May 2019, 12:58pm
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As much as I love these photies I hate them at the same time, its horrible to think that people lived in such dire straights
I agree with you.. but some wax lyrical..
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post 2nd Jun 2019, 11:23am
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Most of us are guilty of looking back with rose-tinted glasses....... but at the same time, I only remember the happy times in our tenement. Three generations sharing a room and kitchen, one cold water tap and a toilet on the landing shared with two other families.

While I am sure it was hard at times for our parents, my sisters and I always had a wee holiday each year (usually in Arran) and we were warmly dressed and as well fed as possible in the circumstances. We also had many happy Christmas days too and lots of interaction with wider family, aunties, grannies, cousins, etc.

The only sorrow I have is that our mother passed away in 1953, aged 42, leaving our Dad and 3 daughters. I am sure she would have loved the new 2-bedroom flat we got about 2 years later in Cadder.

Life was hard then in comparison to today's standards but are people any happier now?


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