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Thread #23696 Message #3599525
Posted By: Jim Carroll
08-Feb-14 - 01:15 PM
Thread Name: Whistling Gypsy - prejudice?
Subject: RE: Whistling Gypsy - prejudice?
Look down the notes for Pat's photograph of the pub door window -still common in parts of England.
The photo was taken during a travellers campaign to make such signs illegal - nowadays they take the form of "no Travellers served" hung on mirrors behind bars and quickly removed if a policeman or official looking individual comes in