Contributed by R. Pelley

When Times Were Simpler

“I have sometimes been asked if things were really simpler  “back then”.  When I say yes, I sometimes get asked for proof. Well I finally got the goods to answer the question!  Have a look at these letters sent from Gander in 1947 to “Ayre and Sons” in St.John’s.

No postal code, no house number, not even a street name.  Just Ayre and Sons, St.John’s – that’s it, that’s all!  Hard to get much simpler than that!!  “