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l964 wedding

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This was the date i married my first wife
the wedding cake cost 8.00 -the bridal dress- 11.00-the reception 7/6p per head the hire of the room at the duke of York on burton road cost 3 pounds.and the honney moon on the Italian riviera cost about 60 00. I was earning about 20.00 per week the weeks shopping used to come to 2-10 shillings,i could fill my petrol tank for 15/-shillings.
and by the way our terraced house cost us 1200-00 .yes those the
days hard believe

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This memory was added 6th April 2008

Keywords: Derby Derbyshire BBC Derby ENGLAND DERBY WEDDING DAY 1964

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