I think I’ll call this one ‘Style’…

But first…
Dulltown, Europe: Today’s joke is the one about all of the members of the British Parliament’s House of Lords being asleep in their seats at the same time.
Oh, how we chuckled quietly in the corridors of power…
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EPSON scanner imageYes, here’s another picture from my days of old-style black and white 35mm film and darkroom photography; this one was probably taken in the early 1980s.
As you can see ladies, the ‘salon’ entrance is on the left – look, there is a gap to squeeze in just behind the vegetables, just follow the black arrow painted on the door…
Oh, it’s so easy to mock isn’t it? But, no, really I think it looks great! It looks ‘homely’ and very much in the style of this city. What a warm and interesting place Dulltown is! I love it!…
I remember spotting and being drawn to this combined salon and fruit & veg shop as a possible subject for a picture, and was standing considering taking a shot, when the lady in the crash helmet turned up… Click!…
I wonder if she had arrived on a motorcycle, or whether she thought that her hair looked so bad that she’d borrowed her son’s helmet to hide it on her way to get it sorted out at the ‘In Style Salon’… Actually I think she was really only there to buy a swede, or a perhaps a cabbage…

About Dave Whatt

Grumpy old surrealist artist, musician, postcard maker, bluesman, theatre set designer, and debonair man-about-town. My favourite tools are the plectrum and the pencil...
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