This week the city’s swimming pool opened up and my daughter and I have twice enjoyed swimming in its heated comfort. In honour of the start of summer, here’s a artefact showing how they celebrating summer fun long ago:
The postcard was never sent but there is a caption that identifies these bathers as “Blooming Water Lillies”. Perhaps, its their ornate bows in their hair that makes them looking like flowers. They say all fashion styles come back – I wonder when this style of bathing suit will make its comeback?