More snippets from the past

Submitted by norma on Wed, 05/18/2011 - 20:43

Imagine my surprise whilst sitting in my hilltop abode in New Zealand, going through a pile of old Web magazines searching for more snippets that I read the following in the June 1985 edition

COMING TO ENGLAND? Spinning/weaving tuition offered in well equipped country studio in beautiful rural Northampton. Tuition on an individual basis available to suit all levels of ability. For brochure write: Elizabeth Palmer ……………..

It was our very own President! What a turn up and what a small world.

I don't know what drew my attention to this particular classified section – because I didn’t normally look on the basis that anything advertised would be irrelevant some 25 years later.

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