13 as a message boy for Dawson’s Printing, delivering proofs to clients. He took the job very seriously despite having a bike with no brakes. “I simply stuck my foot in the spokes to stop it,” says Bert.
stray cat colony in Parnell, affectionately described as the “Parnell pussies”.
of stuff on the ground to greet her. She learned to listen when I asked her to do things.”