Toys, games. Parents left children to themselves a lot. Cooking on a range in main room heated by coal or wood. Triplex unit with ovens at the side. No refrigerator - butter coolers etc. Kept chickens and ate them. Gleaning to feed the chickens. Ate rabbits. Food, meals and meal times, menus.
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