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Your Story: My Uncle at 21

4) From when you were little, what has been the biggest change? The way of life.

5) Can you tell me what was the food like? You got what you were given.

6) What was your working wage, and what did you think of it? My working wage was poor, at £8.35 a week.

7) What was your favourite music and has it changed over the years? Rock and roll

8) What was the fashion when you were 21? Miniskirts and teddy suits.

Words: Kirk Younger

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