Life in the 1940s and 1950s – Russ Bowman

Russ BowmanRuss Bowman describes what life was like for his family living in the prefab in Lee Lane in the late 1940s and 1950s. he remembers his mother budgeting for the week on pay day and the family making rugs out of rags. He remembers listening to the radio and what their first television was like.

Interview date: 27 August 2013. Interviewer: Sandy Norman.

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