|"He's a mighty lucky feller" : American troops in town during World War II|
Family lived with Muriel's grandmother in Ulster Street. Father began a carrying business.
Mentions difficulties encountered by returned servicemen from WWI. Oldest in family, three brothers and one sister.
Family moved to Rotorua in 1924/5, returned to Hamilton after two years. Moved to Forest Lake Road, orchard on property.
Mentions grandfather's death in Auckland. Remembers eating crayfish on Saturday as a treat.
Details of family property, entering Waikato Summer Show.