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Parents Keep Child's Gender A Secret Following Birth (and other incredulous stuff)

Discussion in 'Off The Beaten Track' started by Cyn, May 24, 2011.

  1. PDilemma

    PDilemma Well-Known Member

    Where I worked there was a "uniform trade-in" operated to keep money issues from making the skirts too short. As kids outgrew uniforms, they could be traded for used ones in a larger size. Nearly every family used that regardless of money, because it was convenient and cost-effective. You left an item and took an item--no money involved.
  2. MacMadame

    MacMadame Cat Lady-in-Training

    Well my mom is pretty old. I don't think they had that in the 50s. :D
  3. IceAlisa

    IceAlisa discriminating and persnickety ballet aficionado

  4. heckles

    heckles Well-Known Member