Harrismith OFS in the Sixties

Big Sister Barbara has a good memory for the old days, good sources, like old school annuals and friends like Ann Euthemiou, and is developing a good old-Harries network to enhance all that! She wrote in  November 2015 – Note: To plough through this post you really need to be Ancient – a Rooinek –Continue reading “Harrismith OFS in the Sixties”

Strictly Come Langarm

We had a few gatherings in the long, wide and high Gailian lounge / dining room / bar with the smooth parquet floor – for a while shenanigan-central for the Harrismith Jet Set. While the cats were away the lightly inebriated mice came out to play. Luckily Hec & Stell Fyvie would regularly gallivant offContinue reading “Strictly Come Langarm”

21st on Kenroy

Sheila saw to it I had a party! As so often, Sheila saved the day. Back in 1976 before there were rules and the rinderpest was still contagious. Des Glutz threw open his palatial bachelor home, Kenroy, on the banks of the mighty Vulgar River to an invasion of students from Johannesburg and Pietermaritzburg. That’sContinue reading “21st on Kenroy”