A Wise Man Once Said . . .

A lie can travel half way around the world while the truth is putting on its shoes. Against the assault of laughter nothing can stand. It is better to deserve…

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Oh, How Things Have Changed

Municipality of Concord - Population 1901 - 2,800;   1911 - 4,076;  1921 - 11,013;  1933 - 23,213;   1947 - 29,401;   1954 - 28,326;  1961 - 27,750 From 1947 there is…

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Shopping  in the Days Before Supermarkets

Shopping  in the Days Before Supermarkets
Warman's Grocery Store, Correys Ave & Concord Rd, North Strathfield

In the days before supermarkets, housekeeping had a pleasant leisurely and personal flavour.  The Sunday joint was delivered by the butcher, who usually had time for a chat, at the…

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