Woolworths

Connections

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Education Bernice Rubens
Bernice attended first Tredegarville Infant School, then Roath Park Girls' School. She and her siblings would sometimes steal chocolate from Woolworths (never from a corner shop where they would have known the shopkeeper).
Rubens, Bernice. When I Grow Up. Time Warner Books, 2005.
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Family and Intimate relationships Louise Page
LP 's father, an academic, used to joke that unless her spelling improved she was destined for a career as a shop girl in Woolworth's . She says she never expected to follow in his footsteps.
Cohen, Toby. “The 5-minute Interview: Louise Page, Playwright”. The Independent on Sunday.
Page, Louise. Plays: 1. Methuen, 1997.
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Timeline

1 February 1960
Four black students in Greensboro, North Carolina, protested segregation by staging a sit-in at the Woolworths lunch-counter when they were refused service.