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 Catches on Fire

CAPPER’s Staff

Family expects family from California when the outhouse catches fire.


New Driver Backs Car Into Outhouse

CAPPER’s Staff

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


Man Drops Flashlight Down Outhouse Hole

CAPPER’s Staff

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

CAPPER’s Staff

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


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Girl Hits Head on Outhouse Roof

CAPPER’s Staff

Girl gets a cut from hitting her head on the outhouse roof.


Family Uses Outhouse as the Bathhouse

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Girl accidentally drops a rock on her sister’s toe while preparing the bath.


Dad Shoots Rat Near Outhouse and Almost Injures Girl

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Dad shoots at a rat in the outhouse not knowing someone is inside.


College Girl Accidentally Burns Fancy Outhouse

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A visiting college friend drops a burning cigarette and lights the fancy outhouse on fire.



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