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The first pint always went on the floor - they were practically impossible to pour from:

 

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Some folks only request information, which is fair enough by me. Maybe they don't want discussion, chat, banter etc. Different people want different things from a forum, and that's fine.  If

Things you don’t see anymore (times 2) A 1945 photo of my aunt, wearing a turban and scrubbing her front door step on Queens Grove, Meadows. She dug her heels in and refused to move when the

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And Gibbs Dentifrice toothpaste in a round tin that you rubbed your toothbrush against (to clean your teeth after sucking green mint imperials and acid drop spangles)

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The squarial - produced by Sky TV's competitor British Satellite Broadcasting, I suppose in use around 20 years ago, when they offered a rival satellite TV system and using these things which were a lot less intrusive than Sky's original big round white dishes.

 

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This surviving example can still be seen on a house in Merthyr Tydfil, and is clearly no longer connected up. I imagine they went out of use long ago .

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'Free Air' advertised at filling stations. I paid 50p at Tesco's last week for two quick puffs, sorry, I mean squirts. 

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What you do take the silver foil out a fag packet wrap it around your thumb then tightly twist to make a stem, while your doing this, your chewing the paper backing you pealed of the foil, add this to the foil stem making a soggy moist base, it should now look like a small wine glass? You now lob it skywards hard as you can, it should stick to the pub ceiling, every time you visit it's still there? 

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NO WAY ON THIS EARTH WILL I EVER JOIN FB.  Never ! 

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