I cleaned & ajusted Barbara’s lawn mower. Muhammad Ali (Cassius Clay) had his jaw broken in a fight with Ken Norton. Purchase Tax & Selective Employment Tax finished today & Valued added tax is in place of them tomorrow Sunday 1st. Notes Barbara refers to Barbara Carpenter grandma and grandad’s next-door neighbour. Grandad had an…
Budget from the Daily Mail – OAP goes up to Husband & Wife £12.50 weekly. Maximum allowance for income tax £1,000. Ethel went to Norwich. OAP increase begins October 1st. I raked the back lawn. Started wearing my body belt, first time since I had shingles last year. Notes For more details of the budget…
The budget was early this year, Purchase Tax finishes on March 31st the budget puts on value added tax instead on most things but children’s clothes & footwear & some food are free of tax SEE WEDNESDAY. Notes For more details of the budget see Chapter 112.