Tag Archives: Train

Those Wretched Timetables Again!

Today, I decided that I would pick at random one of the postcard messages that I have already scanned.  Lo and behold, this one mentions those wretched train timetables which seem to have greatly pre-occupied postcard scribes in the early … Continue reading

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What About The Timetable?

I can’t help wondering whether there was a shortage of train timetables at various stages during the last century.  Several postcards in my collection bear messages asking the recipient to send the author either a timetable or pages from it.  … Continue reading

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What The Postman Didn't See

It seems that many postcard writers didn’t object to the postman seeing what they had written, or at least accepted that they didn’t have a great deal of choice in the matter.  However, others engaged in various tactics in an … Continue reading

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A Postcard From Arthur the Tormentor

Here is another postcard which must have been sent in an envelope.  It reads: A photo of one of my School Mates who is in the Army Audinance Corps.  I just found it in my pocket so I thought I … Continue reading

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