grocery 1940. My great-grandfather had one of these and ran it until he died. I was about 5-6 yes old, so it was around until the early 1970's. It was still a small country grocery store - even down to the antique cash register.
Matchgirls participating in a strike against Bryant & May in London, 1888. The strike was caused by the poor working conditions in the match factory, including fourteen-hour work days and the severe health complications of working with white phosphorus.