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grandad
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When I was a kid

Postby grandad » Fri Jan 05, 2018 2:02 pm

We had rag and bone men
Shellfish van on a Sunday
Toffee apple man
Fizzy drinks lorry
Esso blue man
Knife sharpening man ( twin brothers had van with a bike bolted down with a stone wheel that one peddled while the other sharpend the knife on
Door to door bookie



Any more
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Re: When I was a kid

Postby Jacko1966 » Fri Jan 05, 2018 2:09 pm

Rag and bone man Yep
Shellfish van on a Sunday Nope
Toffee apple man Nope
Fizzy drinks lorry Yep (Corona)
Esso blue man Yep
Knife sharpening man Yep
Door to door bookie Nope

We also had a Fruit & Veg man every Thursday evening
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Re: When I was a kid

Postby palerider » Fri Jan 05, 2018 2:45 pm

Lepers.
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It's not the principle. It's the money.

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Re: When I was a kid

Postby grandad » Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:27 pm

Jacko1966 wrote:Rag and bone man Yep
Shellfish van on a Sunday Nope
Toffee apple man Nope
Fizzy drinks lorry Yep (Corona)
Esso blue man Yep
Knife sharpening man Yep
Door to door bookie Nope

We also had a Fruit & Veg man every Thursday evening




We had the fruit and veg man Saturday mornings forgot about him
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Re: When I was a kid

Postby Brookbonds73 » Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:31 pm

Cholera.
Men with neck lumps
A few ethnic minority's
An actual summer
Tizer
Hair
Mum and dad at it, while I'm watching Mary mungo and midge.
Bus clippies
Rats
Women who could cook
Wet dreams, fucking sheets I fucked up I tell ya. Ended up looking like the surface of the moon!
Spots
Pans people loved the blond bitch.
Playing football, jumpers for goals n all that caper.
Conkers
Typhoid.
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Love a cup of Rosey I do.

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palerider
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Re: When I was a kid

Postby palerider » Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:41 pm

Cream Soda
Dripping
Smog
Polio
Insurance collectors
Meccano
More Lepers
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grandad
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Re: When I was a kid

Postby grandad » Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:49 pm

Provident cheques
Opel mints
2 ounces of loose sweets from the jar
Single cigarettes
Monday back on pop bottles from the offie
Half day closing Thursdays
Men only hair cuts on Saturdays ( no boys Saturday )
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Re: When I was a kid

Postby jameskel » Fri Jan 05, 2018 3:59 pm

Most of them +

Pirate DVD Man, all his dvd's in a big hold all
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Taans can fuck right off

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Re: When I was a kid

Postby grandad » Fri Jan 05, 2018 4:04 pm

Big hairy minges
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Re: When I was a kid

Postby Dwayne Pipes » Fri Jan 05, 2018 4:32 pm

All the above and coal men,chimney sweeps
Provident man pay weekly for your clothes
Soda sythons on the bar and big fuck off glass ashtrays.
Mate of mine lived in a prefab,I thought it was the bollocks
The old dockers,shoplifters and local tea leaves knocking their contraband out in the local boozers
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