'The Syren and Shipping Illustrated' shipping journal - main editorials from April 23, 1958

Linhope Linn sketches: deer and the valley (1975)

The Beeching report - plan of railways before and after

Anthony Eden in 1943 - charming photo

2ndWW news May 5th 1945

General George Patton's shocking prayer to God during the Battle of the Bulge

Argosy Magazine (short stories) for April 1956 - with preview page of (otherwise unlisted) Ray Bradbury short story

Battersea Power Station when it was only half-sized (in 1940)

Piano manufacture in the 1930s from encyclopedia, with photos

2nd World War news reports

2nd World War Forces news

India as presented in the 1930's in British 'The Book of Knowledge' - with photos

On India's Ancient Past

Magic as presented in the 1930's 'Book of Knowledge'

Trungpa Rinpoche - demise of the Tibetan Buddhist guru and profligate

Robinson Crusoe's actual cave - really Alexander Selkirk - on Juan Fernandez Island

Royal Navy Walks on Water

Biggest Pumpkins ever photographed? (from 'The Book of Knowledge 1930s')

Biggest great white shark ever caught?

Three truly huge pumpkins on a cart from the 1930s

'Men Only' Magazine - covers for November and December, 1954

South Shields - bygone days, Hoppings Fair (photos etc.)

South Shields - Marsden Rock and Grotto history

Airship R34 outlined from The Book of Knowledge, 1933

2nd World War forces' newspapers: Union Jack scrapbook

Kenny Barker Quartet with Pete Marbin, Tommy Henderson and Robert

Norway's greatest jazz drummer for decades pre-2000 - Atom-Jørgen Gaardvik

Cecil Gee striped shirt, 1958, best stripes ever

Haynes Park, Gidea Park, Hornchurch, Essex

Hotel Rama, Lavelle Road, Bangalore

Ashraya Hotel, Infantry Road, Bangalore

Mada'in Salih-Saudi_Arabia

Cambridge_English-High-School, Yelahanka Bazaar, nr. Bangalore - photo of pupils from January 1997


Julenissen og Rup*rt

Jackson Browne on stage at theGlastonbury Festival in 1982

Womad festival, 1982 Shepton Mallet photos

Plough by Night - wartime poster

Adolph Hitler in a flying helmet

Bernard Bresslaw in The Army Game 1950s

Strange hats of many lands and how they were made
Tibet - Roumania, Russia, Czecho-Slovakia and Black Forest - Nigeria, Egypt, Borneo, Abyssinia -
France (Douarnenez), Alsatia, France (Abranches) - Gutachtal - Black Forest - Syria Beduoin -
Durban (SA) rickshaw headgear - Ceylon (Kandyan chief), Bhutan (Lepcha), Maori, Prince of Wales Island -
Turkey, Algeria - Syrian arab, Cape Province Malay bride, Sweden sunbonnets -
Syrian Druse women headgear, Abyssinia women head-covering, Manchurian hat -
Mekeo tribe, British New Guinea - Lapland hats - woman's cap Caudebec-en-Caux, France -
Burmese woman's head-dress, Tunisian Arab garb - Female costumes, Hardfanger, Norway

Blue Rupert Bear

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