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Don't Laugh At Trousers - back

I think this message is so endearing, because it anticipates ridicule for any woman wearing trousers, previously unheard of at the time. But no-one looks ridiculous here.

 

Plus it gives us a big clue to the sender - maybe the woman standing on the left?

 

"Don't laugh at trousers

as the wind was

blowing

love [?] Nellie [?]"

 

"E. Gage. ho 4693

Mainenance Dept.

Park Royal

Willesden

N.W.16"

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Uploaded on August 30, 2012