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It’s been booked……..

APRIL 2024     ...it was bound to happen and doesn't leave a plot to be desired.

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The ‘Get-Away’ van

JANUARY 2024 Seen here outside the Witham factory which had been built in 1912 is an Engecie delivery van.  The company at...

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Happy New Year – Let’s hope that 2024 is a great year for everyone

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Have a Merry Christmas

DECEMBER 2023 If you need inspiration for this year’s Christmas card look no further. Thought to date from around 1877...

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A fan and his dog

NOVEMBER 2023 Laurette Laman Trip from Leiden in The Netherlands has an eagle eye that saw the image on a fan in...

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The Coronation of King Charles III

MAY 6th 2023 “When all at once I saw a crowd with hands adorned in gloves, O that I were...

The Lost Glove

The lost glove – we’ve all done it

APRIL 2023 This delightful cartoon titled The Lost Glove from the February 1932 edition of Punch Magazine must resonate with many people. There's a...

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A Velvet hand in a velvet glove

8th SEPTEMBER 2022 Her Majesty Queen Elizabeth ll 1926 - 2022 Long live the King

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The Hostess with the mostess

AUGUST 2022 These stunning Pinkham gloves from the 1960s were found at the McCord Museum. 690, Sherbrooke Street West,  Montreal...

July 2022 webbed gloves

In the swim of things

JULY 2022 Nothing new in webbed swimming gloves and these go back to the days of Flapper Girls. Also used...