Friday, 18 September 2020
Spinning a yarn: the history of a phrase

This old photograph from a family album of Anton and Pauline Hiller, Pastor and Frau Pastor of Dugandan Church (1919-1951), depicts a domestic scene replicated in many households at that time - a mother and daughter working with woollen thread. 

Daughter Margaret, who lived in the manse for 17 years, holds up both ends

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