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ECHO LADY VICTORIA ROAD NEW BRIGHTON #439524
27th Oct 2010 9:36am
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Who remembers the lady who sold the Liverpool Echo from a doorway in the top half of Victoria Road? She used to drink tea out of a milk bottle. What happened to her? I can't recall seing her after the late 60s.

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Re: ECHO LADY VICTORIA ROAD NEW BRIGHTON [Re: tigertiger1953] #439578
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Was her name Marion & is she running "Tallula's" !!!

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Can't remember a lady but there was a man called Eddie who sat outside the Railway Pub for years. Last city echo was his call. He worked for Harry Martin who had a place in the cellar corner of Waterloo road and Victoria road. Still there now. The cellar that is.

Re: ECHO LADY VICTORIA ROAD NEW BRIGHTON [Re: Helles] #439611
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Yeh I remember him. She was around about the same time and may well have been selling for him on days off. She had an earthy sorty of face with a tanned complexion and always had a headscarf tied tightly around her head.

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The lady who used to sell echos outside the Railway in new brighton,was called Olive.

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bezzy mate,thanks for the welcome.

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Your welcome.Looked at when your last post was and realised you have been away!


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