Tuesday, December 30, 2014

Articles on Playfords history

Occassionally I come across articles that feature some aspect of Playford's history.  Here are two recent ones.

An article about cricket and growing up in Eliazabeth in the 1970's.

Bowled (Canna) Lily – Park Cricket in 1970s Elizabeth
November 18, 2014 by Mark Schwerdt
  
http://www.footyalmanac.com.au/bowled-canna-lily/


The saddest selfie: Touching self portrait taken by WW1 soldier reveals proud young man in his bedroom shortly before flying to his death at the age of just 21. THomas Charles Richmond Baker born in Smithfield.

Read more:
http://www.dailymail.co.uk/sciencetech/article-2825566/The-selfie-taken-soldier-World-War-Touching-image-reveals-proud-young-man-bedroom-shortly-flying-death-age-just-21.html#ixzz3Kywa6v7V

and
http://petapixel.com/2012/11/14/a-mirror-self-portrait-shot-back-in-1917/

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