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The Bluebottle Boys: Whitfields World of Wonder (Section 3 of 3)

Whitfield's World of Wonder

The Bluebottle Boys: Whitfields World of Wonder (Section 3 of 3) I bolted out of the shop, with my guitar in one hand and my newly acquired purchases in the other, making it to Grammer’s house just as the last glimmers of twilight faded away. It didn’t occur to me until later on, as Grammer […]

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The Bluebottle Boys: Whitfield’s World of Wonder

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The Bluebottle Boys – Chapter 11, Part 6 – Solihull, late March 1962: Whitfield’s World of Wonder (Section 2 of 3) “You spoke of marking a presence at Warstone Lane Cemetry,” the strange Shopkeeper began. “Officially that is the purpose of these mirrors.” “And unofficially?” “You think quickly, boy. Unofficially, the mirrors – that you […]

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The Bluebottle Boys – Solihull: Whitfield’s World of Wonder

Whitfield's World of Wonder

The Bluebottle Boys — Chapter 11, Part 5 — Solihull, late March 1962: Whitfield’s World of Wonder (Section 1 of 3) It would have been rather difficult for me to have missed Whitfield’s World of Wonder. Not that it was an amusement park, despite its name. It was a shop – not a particularly large […]

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The Bluebottle Boys – Between the Walls: Bethany

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The Bluebottle Boys – Chapter 11, Part 4 — Between the Walls, late March 1962: Bethany, Part 1 (Section 3 of 4) The cottage was shadowy inside, and my eyes took a minute or two to fully adjust to the darkness. A windowless corridor leading to the back of the house continued in a straight […]

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