July 21, 1928

On this day in south west Hertfordshire

On this day in south west Hertfordshire

First published in News Watford Observer: Photograph of the Author by , Nostalgia Editor

A Berkhamsted ‘bus one night this week suddenly slowed up near the Grove, Hempstead Road. The conductor jumped off and walked along beside it. “I’ll be lucky if I find it,” he said to the driver.

After going about 50 yards he picked up a silver coin, which he had dropped while going into Watford three-quarters of an hour before.

[From the Watford Observer of July 21, 1928]

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