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Wally Ward: Politics and Protest

Wally Ward, b.1914, wrote his memoir ‘Fit For Anything’ detailing his life with epilepsy in the twentieth century. Wally’s memoir is, on …

May Rainer. Home and Family. (b.1909)

‘Homes are not neutral things’ (George, 6) May Rainer’s memoir is filled with anecdotes about her family members. She starts her memoir …

May Jones: Fun and Festivities

“Games somehow were seasonable and all the children of the village played the same games at the same time. In the spring …