Monday, 23 March 2009

Just to Break the Monotony of Politics

I've had these, amongst others for ages. I keep meaning to scan them, send them to my daughters and other relatives and then get them framed. 

I inherited them when my poor sweet mum died. Anyhow, I think they're just marvellous, I love old photos, especially as they are of my family. Here's a couple of school photos of my Opa (grandfather) and Oma (grandmother) from the early 1900's. I'm half German, as if you didn't guess :)



My granny is in the second row from the bottom on the far right with the blonde hair.



My grandfather is in the front row, third from the right. 

4 comments:

  1. Serious Photos for Serious times.

    It's strange though, I've been going through the old family photos as well. Do you think it's a sign of the times?

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  2. It's either I'm getting old and nostalgic or yearning for simpler times. I guess that's why Spain appeals, especially insulated in this town in the mountains. The UK gives me stress!

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  3. My mum passed away just before Christmas and she originally came from East Prussia, I cant get any photos of my relatives because the Russians torched the family house,you're a very lucky lady.

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