|Imperial War Museum
|London bus circa 1920
|These toys brought back a few fond memories
|This was all you were allowed during rationing.
They have brilliant mock-up of semi-detached house – but it was certainly not the sort of place most people lived in. It had an indoor bathroom and flush toilet (something I didn't have until late in my teens) and the kitchen was well-equipped.
I can remember at my grandmother's house trying to keep the slippery satin eiderdown on the bed during the night. In the end I put it under the blanket instead of on top.
|The dreaded satin eiderdown!
|I think this could be a Spitfire. (We really should have bought the guide book.)
|A German plane - not sure which one.
I apologize for the random layout of this blog -not quite got to grips with it yet.
|A fine array of tinned goods