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April Object of the Month: Elva Blacker

Our Object of the Month for April is unique, in the fact it is not an object at all, but a woman! Our focus this month is Elva Blacker, the famous artist born locally in Surrey, in 1908. 1,157 more words

Object Of The Month

Book Highlight: The Beauty Shop by Suzy Henderson

England, 1942. After three years of WWII, Britain is showing the scars. But in this darkest of days, three lives intertwine, changing their destinies and those of many more. 309 more words

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Jean Whitear WAAF 1945 War Diary

This was one of the very first diaries Debbie & I transcribed together after finishing Uncle Reginald’s WWI diaries and it concerns a Women’s Auxiliary Air Force (WAAF) Aircraftwoman (ACW) Jean Whitear serving with 149 Squadron in Norfolk. 15,532 more words

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My Mum in the Women's Auxiliary Air Force

She was a bit too young for the war but when she was 17 my Mum, Grace Muir Hamilton nee Robinson lied about her age and tried to sign up to the Air Force.  109 more words

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'Battle of the WHS Classes' Bocce Tournament Set For August 20

WILMINGTON, MA — The Wildcat Athletic Alumni and Friends is hosting a summer Class vs. Class Bocce Tournament this Saturday, August 20. Teams must register by this Thursday in order to compete. 454 more words

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