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From: "Diane Sowden" <>
Subject: Re: Rag & Bone Man
Date: Sun, 26 Sep 2004 15:56:50 +0100
I can remember the rag and bone man also.
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Sent: Sunday, September 26, 2004 8:31 AM
Subject: Rag & Bone Man
> I can remember in the fifties, the Rag & Bone man coming down the street.
> You used to get a 'goldfish' in return for rags!
> I can also remember the 'Pig Man', who used to come and empty the
> 'swill bin' - what memories of a childhood in Corringham.