A Day to Remember – Looking back to the 2nd June 1953  

  • Posted on: 05/06/2022

In the Attic looking for Memorabilia   It is June 1962, nine years since the Coronation and a decade since Her Majesty led us into the New Elizabethan Age. Muriel is feeling nostalgic and in the party mood. She also …

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The Head On The Stamp

  • Posted on: 28/05/2022

 We join Muriel and Jasper at the Rural Bolthole preparing to celebrate a decade of Queen Elizabeth II.. Jail for Russian Stamp Dealer A Russian who sent stamps to the west in exchange for foreign stamps which he sold at …

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On Trend – Late April 1962

  • Posted on: 29/04/2022

The Artemis website is the home of the Muriel & Jasper blog which is set exactly 60 years from present time. It was begun as an experiment to see if we could engage people in looking at the past in …

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April is the Cruellest Month!

  • Posted on: 15/04/2022

This week in the world of the Wylies, we join Jasper who worries about the state of the world and proves that 60 years ago things were not much different from today’s woes. April is the cruellest month, breeding Lilacs …

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