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Skating Ponds of the Past

Now-a-days such a deal is raised over the quaintness of outdoor rinks. Where and when I came from, there wasn’t any choice in the matter. If you wanted to skate, it would be outdoors. A guy from the town came with a water hose and would keep putting on layers of water and freezing it again […]

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Outhouses in Town

There never used to be indoor toilets. A bucket was often used for children, handicapped persons, or adults who were either scared of the dark or lazy. But the contents of that bucket had to have a place to go. The options were: to the bush, gutter, or outhouse. In town usually there were no […]

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