Tag: Culture

Sailplanes on Mars

Following up our story yesterday Exploring Mars By Sailplane, Sydney Jordan’s ‘Lance Mclane’ strip for the Daily Record  (1976-1988)  was set 100 years in the future and included a base on Mars from which explorers went out in sailplanes

The rise and fall o’ the milkan coo – Part 3

“Much of the farm butter would have been sold, most of it bartered with the travelling shop vans that came around. Many of the farms had their own wooden butter stamp to imprint their name on the butter so that customers could see whose butter was being offered. Many of these customers would have their preferred maker of butter and would look to buy it where possible”