From our archives January 11 1913

From our archives: January 11 1913

A cheerful woman is good for the home, the Canadian Government were looking for emigrants and the fees required to send your daughter to the Duchess School - these are among the fascinating snippets we found in our archive.

These articles show how times and attitudes have changed - we hope you enjoy this glimpse of life in Alnwick and district one hundred and five years ago.

Monster turnips at Acklington
Monster turnips at Acklington
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Rogerson's of Rothbury - the famous boot emporium.
Rogerson's of Rothbury - the famous boot emporium.
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Alnwick greyhound heads to Ireland
Alnwick greyhound heads to Ireland
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Fancy a tipple? Head to Alnwick Brewery Co Ltd
Fancy a tipple? Head to Alnwick Brewery Co Ltd
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