Humor and Nostalgia

Take a walk down memory lane with stories about the past. Enjoy stories about the american dream, the great depression, one-room schools, outhouses, and much more.

Outhouse Was a Place to Smoke

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Young men and women often used the outhouse as a place to smoke.

Outhouse Used as a Place to Hide Broken Eggs

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Children used the outhouse as a place to hide mistakes, such as broken eggs.

Outhouse Tips Over With Girl Inside

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Horses and rack catch a line attached to the outhouse and tip it over with a girl inside.

Outhouse Explosion Throws Man Across Yard

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A family’s outhouse explodes and throws the man inside across a field.


Outhouse Catches on Fire

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Family expects family from California when the outhouse catches fire.

New Driver Backs Car Into Outhouse

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A mother just learns to drive and backs the car into the outhouse on the first day.

Man Drops Flashlight Down Outhouse Hole

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A young teacher stays with a family but has to walk to outhouse in the dark because husband dropped the flashlight down the hole.

Gypsies Burn Down the Outhouse

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A group of gypsies drop cigarettes in the outhouse and burn it down.