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570, CH/064/0182
Community History Collection

Speaker: Harris, Cecil, - 0, Interviewee, Male,
Speaker: Morley, P, Interviewer, Male

Summary of interview item: Recalls Leicester childhood. Describes games such as 'Chop', 'Tip Cat', 'Snobs', local cinema, childhood tasks & errands, discipline. Mentions holidays to Mablethorpe, Skegness; local fair at Ross Walk. Recalls several shops, such as tripe, butcher, poultry, fish, penny bazaar.
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Location: County: Leicestershire
Location: Town/Place: Leicester
Periods Covered: 1910s, 1920s, 1930s, 1940s
Language: English

Recording Date: 24/3/1993
Playing time:
Access Restrictions: Full clearance Item Copyright: CHCL
Summary: Yes
Transcription: No
Copies: Yes
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