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  1. That is so delightful. I choked down a giggle reading "It sighs a bit when we shift the stair carpet for the fifth time…but it cheers up over polished stair-rods and creaks down a murmur." Putting life into this old house really makes a gal want to coo and coddle a bit more.

  2. Where did you find this material by LillianGard ? as there is very little info on her available on the internet.I would love to read more by her.

    1. Hi Rosemary, I too have searched for some longer pieces of prose by Lillian Gard, but apart from a few poems haven't found much at all online. The pieces I post on BrocanteHome are sadly few and far between in my collection of mammoth sized Girls Own annuals but when I come across them they are always some kind of puttery wonderful. If I do happen across anything more I will let you know.x

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