A Little List – or Two!

  • Posted on: 04/12/2021

A List of Goings On! President John F Kennedy is sending 18,000, military advisers to South Vietnam. The United Nations has set up a World Food Programme, it will be temporary. Cuban leader, Fidel Castro, announces he is a Marxist …

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A Hoot – Hopefully!

  • Posted on: 27/11/2021

Making the Best of Autumn 1961 Winter is on the horizon. It is frosty now in the mornings and the trees have almost completely shed their leaves. As the foliage falls off, woollies go on there is more talk is …

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The Power of Marvellousness

  • Posted on: 19/11/2021

It’s November 1961 and it’s time to discover what Mr Pastry, The Congo and starlings in Sauchiehall Street all have to do with Muriel…. The Spirit of Glasgow Muriel is in Glasgow, heading down Gordon Street for Mitchell Street and …

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Put Your Feet In A Box

  • Posted on: 12/11/2021

Every now and then the Muriel & Jasper blog enters real time with an update from the elderly Sir Sebastian, nephew of of the Wylies. Today is one of those days!  Time: The Present; Place:  Glasgow, The Cop 26 Conference …

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