Retro Book: Section N Underpass



Carlton Krane arrives in the living room of his new home courtesy of an unexpected detour into the Section N Underpass.
The multi-coloured carpets, hypnotic-patterned wallpaper and the Cortina in the garage indicate a reversal of time.
Drawn to the utility room by the swirling sound of the twin-tub washing machine, he discovers a shoebox full of typewritten documents – documents containing details of advertising, leisure, lifestyle and entertainment from yester-years. Section N Underpass – the ‘N’ stands for Nostalgia – existing in the past… a reality! Tag-along with Carlton Krane whilst enjoying nostalgic straplines, stories, facts, photos and sketches.
Section N Underpass is full-on nostalgia without lumps, fat or gristle – guaranteed! Every page will make you smile, giggle or laugh out loud. A must read for anyone who enjoys regular trips back down memory lane.

Contents of the Section N Underpass
  1. The Freeman Hardy Willis shoebox
  2. Mr Kipling: The master baker and the tale of Sandra the nosey parker!
  3. Making and consuming Angel Delight by Mrs Dolly Enright
  4. Cadbury’s Milk Tray … all because the lady loves Milk Tray
  5. Lucozade: In sickness and health – enthusiastic advice from general practitioner Davis J Daniels
  6. Wall’s Ice Cream: Keeping cool during the scorching hot summer
  7. Beanz Meanz Heinz
  8. Grandstand or World or Sport? Sport rules on Saturday afternoon
  9. How to win at Monopoly: The cheat sheet
  10. Smash Hits: Lester Drake talks to the bitch with the notepad
  11. The name is Vic: held captive by the Vic 20 home computer
  12. The Raleigh Chopper: stretching the imagination
  13. Ready Brek: central heating for Harry
  14. My preferred choice of weapon by Mrs J Hastings
  15. Ian’s survival plan whilst at Grange Hill
  16. The Allegro, the Ambassador, Sel the mechanic and Castrol motor oil
  17. The Ford Capri: a short tale of a regretful taxi driver
  18. The Green Cross Code Man – the helpless gent
  19. John Stoneyleigh-Smith is the voice of Access – Your flexible friend
  20. A brief history of British Telecom told by Eastender Scott Manning
  21. Matey to the rescue
  22. The big clean-up with Judy Jacobson
  23. Brut aftershave: Homme de France with attitude
  24. Maxwell House coffee


Section N Underpass hardback book

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