Your memories of:

        First days at school/teachers
        Secondary school
        Schoolyard games, e.g. marbles, swap cards, knuckles, hop scotch, skippy, etc
        Going to church
        Going on holidays and their locations
        Visiting the cemetery
        First job, hours per week, pay, conditions
        Family pets
        Experiences with death
            "            "    birth
        Family weddings
        First falling in love
        Courting/Dating customs
        The Depression
        The War Years
        Family superstitions
        Family predjudices/racism
        Father's employment
        Father out of work/working away from home
        Mother's employment
        Mother's favourite occupations in the home
        Family friends
        First house and neighbourhood
        My bedroom/kitchen/neighbourhood
        Family garden/fruit trees/vegie patch
        Best friend
        Entertainment, e.g. dances, footy, movies
        Household smells
        Main Street in town
        Transport, e.g. horse & cart, car, trams, trains, etc
        Household deliveries, e.g. baker, iceman, rent collector, groacer, butcher
        Old photographs
        Stories my mother used to tell
           "        "    father     "     "   "
        Your Grandparents/Great Grandparents
        Radio programs/tv programs
        Books I used to read/books read to me
        Family games we used to play
        Family and personal hobbies
        Family outings, e.g picnics, sea bathing, concerts, theatre, school
        Household chores - who did what?
        Family routines and rituals
        Music we played or listened to
        Family doctor/dentist
        Hospital - as a patient or a visitor
        Military - 
        Newspapers, comics, magazines we read
        Police force and law enforcement
        Voting and family politics
        Crimes - by others or family members
        Pubs, 6 0'clock closing, temperance attitudes
        Childhood diseases, e.g. polio, diptheria, whooping cough, tuberculosis,measles
        Natural disasters, e.g. bushfires, floods, storms, etc
        Local and city shows, e. g. garden fetes; hospital day.
        Local and state footy teams barracked for
        The Olympic Games
        Moving house/town/school
        Migrants coming to the community
        Family Skeletons/gossip
        "Strange relations- where did they fit in, and whose were they?
        Wealthy relations
        Things that were never talked about.

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This page created 10 January 2005 & amended 11:49 12/01/2018