October 29th, 2014

Architect's Dream

tidbits cross time

Conductors on early trolleys worked such long shifts that they would court by having the young woman in question take the trip with them.

At times, the lower classes in England were forbidden to own sight hounds for coursing. That they worked very well for poachers helped induce evasion of the law.

Once during the Russian Revolution a gang of men broke into a Countess's dinner party. She and the guests fled. The men proceeded to sit down and demand the servants feed them the feast.
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