Tag: humorous

Days Gone By - stories from the past

A goat flew above the telegraph line and an unusual wedding on a train

Continued stories from Rev. R. W. Brooks of Escambia, County, Alabama written in 1939 – The goat continued eating “It was while I lived…

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Census taking in the early days was fun with all the different dialects as this funny story reveals

I thought this was funny and thought I'd share it with you. Census Taker:  "Good morning, madam, I'm taking the census." Old Lady:  "The…

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Vinegar of the Four Thieves – Recipes & curious tips from the past is now in paperback

Our ancestors had to be resilient when they faced obstacles in daily life, from dealing with pests, medical emergencies, caring for clothing and cleaning…