Where did we go wrong?

…asks Whaleoil stalwart George:

I would imagine that some of us older folk have our moments when we long for “the good old days”. On reflection, they weren’t really that good, at least through my experience.

I only had a radio to entertain me and it only provided me with two highlights, “Life with Dexter” and “Money or the Bag.” Off shore sport was listened to on a short wave frequency and was often a very frustrating experience. Read more »



Wednesday nightCap

A different time

? the Tipline

A reader sends in this image taken on Queen Street, Auckland c. 1969.

I’m not sure I’m game to try a modern version.

I’m convinced, it’s Caltex for me

hat tip Sideswipe