Mrs. Jones (aged 90) and Mrs. Taylor (aged 80) talking about their lives

Scope and Content

Mrs Jones talks about her early life and schooling at St. Peter’s. Apprenticed into millinery. Husband a goldsmith working in Earlsdon, but later worked at the Council House. Life in old Coventry. Mrs. Taylor attended Trinity School. Worked at Bushill’s printers and boxmakers, Daltons and Burtons. Husband worked at Daimler. Also on the tape is a conversation between two elderly ladies about the old Coventry market. 38 minutes.