CodeGB/BCA/5672
Person NameCarol; (Giles Family)
SurnameCarol
Epithet(Giles Family)
Catalogue
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48153"No, we haven't got a tramp moved in at the bottom of the garden, like Tony Benn - that's dad."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 198548153.jpg 
CG/1/2/1/1/16[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGA5849.jpg 
47199"Latest report on the school hols front - they've all gone out to buy Olympic javelins."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 198447199.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/606"The lengths some people will go in the hope of a cut if Grandma gets her pension raised."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Nov 1964GA2169.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/530Published caption: "And only last night Dad was saying whatever the Budget result things couldn't get much worse."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Mar 1952GA0718.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/53Published caption: "I charged them all 10p a head for use of the television."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Nov 1978GAA334067.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/88Published caption: "Oh dear - I forgot to tell him we don't alter the clocks until next
week"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Mar 1981GAA354348.jpg 
GAN/920"Well, I DON'T think a nice Sunday walk round the New York Zoo is doing me more good than snoring my head off in an armchair at home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Sep 1962GAN0964.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/64"Whoa there! We warned you if you went for over 100,000 Telecom shares you might end up
with none!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Dec 1984GAA394823.jpg 
GAN/613"If you and Grandma are going to spend the holiday working out your personal contribution to the lost £100 million I'm going home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1960GAN0648.jpg 
CG/3/1/2/34/2Cutout sketches of Giles family characters sent by Kathryn HooperKathryn Hooper[24 October 1973]GACS00030.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/84Published caption: "Don't worry about my mum and dad for the rehearsal, Tracey - I'll
do something about them for your wedding next week."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Mar 1975GAA293602.jpg 
47269Published caption: "Call dad and remind him he arranged last night to go on the Great Marathon Race this morning."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 May 198247269.jpg 
GAN/1462"Now say Sorry to Teddy for knocking him off the table - it's not his
fault we've got another crisis."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jul 1966GAN1517.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/2626th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Sep 1972 - 31 Dec 1972GAAC0026.jpg 
05812"Chuck was explaining to Grandma that her dislike of Goldwater is based on her failure to understand that the Americans run their political life in their own way, and not to please others"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jul 196405812.jpg 
31669"Blame TV for more violence - making darts popular again!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 197931669.jpg 
25469Published caption: "Isn't it wonderful, Mum - Mark's tummy's better and the Burtons are together again."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Dec 197325469.jpg 
35236"We can have our disco here tonight - there's nothing on TV except the Cup Final"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 May 198135236.jpg 
27706Published caption: "Don't worry about my mum and dad for the rehearsal, Tracey - I'll do something about them for your wedding next week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Mar 197527706.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/35Cartoon from 1984 Daily Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1991GAA455599.jpg 
CG/2/5/625Published caption: "You know how it goes - 'If Reg Harris can do it at his age...'!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jul 1974GAP0626.jpg 
21575Published caption: "You say you've bought it for Grandma for Christmas and I say it's going back to the shop first thing in the morning."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Dec 197121575.jpg 
30085Published caption: "They're going to be one short. Vera's just voted for Jerry Ford because she felt sorry for him."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Nov 197630085.jpg 
35256Published caption: "Not in the wildest stretches of the imagination can I picture your Grandma wearing them in the 1920's"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 May 198135256.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1744Published caption: "And to think we stop people coming into the country because they've got
a few undesirable friends."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Feb 1967GA2431.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/36Published caption: "In view of his team being knocked out of the Cup yesterday, for
goodness sake let him win."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1971GAA253058.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/102Published caption: "It's your dad - he's invited them to hold their duel on our lawn"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 1983GAA374611.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/29Published caption: "When it comes to stubborn, pig-headed iron ladies - we've got our
built-in model T"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Oct 1981GAA364414.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1106Published caption: "If they do put the day-to-day proceedings of the House of Commons on television we shall be able to see what causes so many parliamentary reporst to be followed by the phrase: "There was laughter."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Feb 1959GA1512.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/61Published caption: "Hide the amplifiers and speakers at your house, Sue - I haven't told Dad I've invited the Hell Bashers Group here for Christmas."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Dec 1986GAA415070.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/6Express c1955 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)c1955GAC0103.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/21Published caption: "Of course Mummy loves you - and there's no question of us being in a mad hurry to get you back to school."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Sep 1975GAA303662.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/30"Before you rush off to cricket you might clean Butch up for Crufts."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Feb 1990 - 28 Feb 1990GAA445413.jpg 
43226Published caption: 'You're lucky, you can have a nice easy day to get over the holiday'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 198343226.jpg 
35083Published caption: "Oh dear - I forgot to tell him we don't alter the clocks until next week"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Mar 198135083.jpg 
43253Published caption: "There aren't twenty-one people who'd send Dad a Valentine card - he sent them to himself."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Feb 198943253.jpg 
30314Published caption: "Going back to work for four whole days was a bit of a strain - our busy little beaver has dozed off."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Jan 197730314.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1421Published caption: "No, we haven't got a tramp moved in at the bottom of the garden, like
Tony Benn - that's dad."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 1985GA4790.jpg 
46370Published caption: "If he wins a million we might look forward to a new washer on this tap."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Aug 198446370.jpg 
09384"Now say Sorry to Teddy for knocking him off the table - it's not his fault we've got another crisis."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jul 196609384.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/80"Blame TV for more violence - making darts popular again!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 1979GAA334094.jpg 
10929"To think we didn't go to the seaside because of oil on the beaches."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 196710929.jpg 
25682Published caption: "Do you think it would infringe the principles of his three-day week if he joined our seven-day week and let down a few balloons?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jan 197425682.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/87"She always was a poor loser"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1965GAA192363.jpg 
43251Published caption: "That 'Every Gardener's Handy Pruner' you gave dad for Father's Day - he's in the nick for carrying an offensive weapon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jun 198843251.jpg 
21953Published caption: "Attention everybody - new cause for tears. Billy Smart's Circus coming off the road."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Feb 197221953.jpg 
31471Published caption: "I gather your latest muppet boyfriend hasn't read the news?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Dec 197731471.jpg 
48650Published caption: "Unconfirmed report that one of your jump-jets has made a direct hit on Dad's cornflakes."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 May 198248650.jpg 
43877Published caption: "Vera - If I've got any tears to shed this morning I give you my written guarantee right now they're not for E.T."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 198243877.jpg 
44521Published caption: "Translated, he's saying he sent six of his Rolls to Rolls-Royce to have the ashtrays emptied and how do we propose to get them back with the dock strike on?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 198444521.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/104"Tell Carol ol' blue eyes is here."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1975GAA293622.jpg 
43438Published caption: "I'd skip the 'Good morning, Miss World'. She's just worked out what she's not going to get in the way of pensions."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Nov 198243438.jpg 
34813Published caption: "Giving the police extra powers doesn't entitle their new copper boyfriends to monopolise my electric Highway Patrol!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jan 198134813.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/79Published caption: "I think Father likes your new boyfriend, he's letting him help with some land reclamation."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Apr 1974GAA283472.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/10/8Published caption: "Home we go - to the consoling annual commentary on how they don't
make cars like they used to."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Oct 1955GAA101188.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1061Published caption: "How blessed is he who leads a country life, Unvexed with anxious cares, and void of strife!" - DRYDEN (1631-1700)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Jul 1958GA1453.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/1010th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1956 - 31 Dec 1956GAAC0010.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1446Published caption: "Christmas comes but once a year - another fort for me and another doll's cradle for you."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Dec 1985GA4876.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/120Published caption: "Why should I let him win as it's Father's Day? Check mate!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1989GAA435379.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/124Published caption: "I don't have to remind you that the £ rose in stature at the closing of the Market on Friday, thereby enabling you to cough-up a higher percentage than you did last week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jun 1976GAA303765.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/9Published caption: "They moan all summer about the England cricketers, now they're moaning because the season's over."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Sep 1989GAA445392.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3045Published caption: "When it comes to stubborn, pig-headed iron ladies - we've got our built-in model T"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Oct 1981GA4323.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/42 "Grandma, we don't mind you helping the neighbours clear up their hurricane damage for a fiver, but we do mind you sweeping it into our garden."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Oct 1987GAA425176.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1229Published caption: "Dad read the Health Education Council handout - 'Relieve the stress and tension of modern life, go by bike'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Aug 1980GA4168.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/122Published caption: "Before you go celebrating Mr Reagan's Dawn of a Brave New Era, the drain at the back of the chicken shed's blocked."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jun 1988GAA425256.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/61Published caption: "Here comes our very own Budget serenade - 'If he puts it on tobacco
I'm packing up smoking, if he puts it on beer I'm going to the wagon...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 1969GAA232834.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1243Published caption: "You've bought Grandma a WHAT for Christmas?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Dec 1980GA4212.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/1[Published caption:] "They've found Grandma - half way across the Atlantic on top of Concorde."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1987GAA425135.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/67Published caption: "I bet the Japs and Germans don't have to suffer two weeks' Christmas holiday whether they want it or not."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1987GAA415076.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/59"I want to go home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jun 1948GAA030352.jpg 
43386[published caption:] "The faster they step up the Peace Talks, the faster he digs."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Mar 198743386.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/525No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Feb 1952GA0709.jpg 
47425[Published caption:] "What do you mean - 'On you rfeet, everyone or we'll be late for the game!' We arranged this picnic before we even knew they'd be playing."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 198647425.jpg 
CG/4/1/52Table mat with Giles cartoon with caption: "Well, that's skateboards out as an alternative means of getting him to work."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)c1989GAX00014.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/71Published caption: "This ought to be good - Dad in one of his show-off moods."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jul 1948GAA030364.jpg 
GAN/1539"Get in the queue if you want to take advantage of the new reduced
telephone charges to the United States."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Feb 1967GAN1596.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1347Published caption: "Dad this is Vince - he's torn between Mrs. Thatcher, Andropov and Screaming Lord Sutch"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 May 1983GA4530.jpg 
35228Published caption: "Fleet Street will give a bomb for this tape of what dad said when Aunt Florrie phoned to say they were all coming to tea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 May 198135228.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1427Published caption: "I wasn't complaining about us being late getting it in the water - I simply said the nights start drawing in again this month."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1985GA4808.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/533"Ask ourselves - what are we, as repsonsible citizens, doing to ease the tension in
Berlin?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1962GA1911.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/112"You're not to keep calling your cousin Charles a blackleg."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jun 1980GAA344249.jpg 
35139Published caption: "Hold it, Dad! Attila the Hun's just laid another egg."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Apr 198135139.jpg 
06476"It's your fault - you said let's buy Grandma some tights for Christmas for a joke."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 196406476.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/31Published caption: "If we're all going to have Identity Cards, grandma can use the same one she had in 1939"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Sep 1988GAA435290.jpg 
32189Published caption: "For years they've been screaming bring-back-hanging-bring-back-the-birch until some rotters do it to us"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 197832189.jpg 
26067Published caption: "As a matter of fact I did read that a doctors' journal said that swearing is good for you - but not that good."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 197426067.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1426[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1985GA4806.jpg 
10777"And to think we stop people coming into the country because they've got a few undesirable friends."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Feb 196710777.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/46Published caption: "Who set that thing to go off at 2 a.m. to remind me I've got an extra
hour's sleep?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Oct 1985GAA404930.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/16Published caption: "Dad read the Health Education Council handout - 'Relieve the stress and
tension of modern life, go by bike'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Aug 1980GAA354276.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/16"You call our swinging sixties rubbish - we could have bought Woburn for what you have to pay for a bed-sit."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 1988GAA435275.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1392"Well, I DON'T think a nice Sunday walk round the New York Zoo is doing me more good than snoring my head off in an armchair at home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Sep 1962GA1923.jpg 
GAN/2435Published caption: "Isn't it wonderful, Mum - Mark's tummy's better and the Burtons are
together again."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Dec 1973GAN2511.jpg 
44240Published caption: "That was very rude to tell Aunty that a couple of weeks at the coalface would make her think differently about the miners' strike"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Mar 198344240.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2977Published caption: "We sent the man next door a note saying we're holding his son hostage, and he sent one back saying 'Thanks'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jan 1981GA4224.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/67Published caption: "I only said if the Germans take over, Grandma would make a first-class head Gauleiter."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jul 1990GAA445450.jpg 
15782"It is the easiest thing in the world for a child to detect that you're not really listening to him." ... Marriage Guidance Council. Especially if they can see your ear-plugs.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 196915782.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3441Published caption: "Your Dad's New Year resolution - jogging. He only got to the end of the road where the police found him in a 'distressed condition' - could you go and pick him up?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1986GA4885.jpg 
CG/2/5/605Published caption: "For years they've been screaming
bring-back-hanging-bring-back-the-birch until some rotters do it to us"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1978GAP0606.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/110"You don't encourage your dad very much telling him that's more than he's scored in his whole life."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 May 1988GAA425244.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3123Published caption: "If he's right, some of your flock will end up as roast lamb"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Aug 1982GA4436.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/26Published caption: "If he wins a million we might look forward to a new washer on this
tap."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Aug 1984GAA394785.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/74Published caption: "This ought to be good - Dad in one of his show-off moods."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jul 1948GA0296.jpg 
47121Published caption: "It's keep Chelsea out of Moscow or bye-bye Glasnost."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 May 198847121.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/2/120"It says here that when your teacher explained that the Nations of the World were striving
in unity towards a glorious Peace, you emitted a long, low rumbling noise resembling the sound
'Burrrrrrrp'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1947GAA020272.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/6Published caption: "You know how it goes - 'If Reg Harris can do it at his age...'!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jul 1974GAA293522.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1391Published caption: "If your licence does go up to £10, in future the slippers will be delivered right here."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jul 1984GA4687.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1238Published caption: "Reagan's been elected President for nearly a week and he hasn't dropped it yet - that's £1 you owe me."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Nov 1980GA4197.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/93Published caption: "But when the blast of war blows in our ears ... Stiffen the sinews,
Summon up the blood ... Clear out the old air-raid shelter ... "
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Apr 1982GAA364478.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3310Published caption: "If he wins a million we might look forward to a new washer on this
tap."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Aug 1984GA4703.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/33Published caption: "Isn't it wonderful, Mum - Mark's tummy's better and the Burtons are
together again."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Dec 1973GAA283426.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/37"Come in, Robbie Burns - we've only been waiting an hour and a half to
sing Auld Lang Syne."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1967GAA212561.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3739the girls -Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Aug 1947GA5396.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/107Published caption: "Call dad and remind him he arranged last night to go on the Great
Marathon Race this morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 May 1982GAA364492.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/112Published caption: "Not in the wildest stretches of the imagination can I picture your
Grandma wearing them in the 1920's"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 May 1981GAA354372.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2340Published caption: "You know how it goes - 'If Reg Harris can do it at his age...'!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jul 1974GA3321.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1297Published caption: "But when the blast of war blows in our ears ... Stiffen the sinews,
Summon up the blood ... Clear out the old air-raid shelter ... "
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Apr 1982GA4381.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/27Published caption: "You say you've bought it for Grandma for Christmas and I say it's going
back to the shop first thing in the morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Dec 1971GAA263174.jpg 
GAN/2347Published caption: "We know - you'd have to pay VAT if you bought one after Saturday"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Mar 1973GAN2422.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/217"There goes Grandma's hat."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1948GA0287.jpg 
CG/2/5/640Published caption: "We know - you'd have to pay VAT if you bought one after Saturday"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Mar 1973GAP0641.jpg 
CG/2/5/448"Purely in the interest of power economy, Segovia - purely in the
interest of power economy."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 1967GAP0448.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/103"A plague on the Ford women strikers. Until now the women have always
done the rowing in this family."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jun 1968GAA222752.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/49Published caption: "I'd skip the 'Good morning, Miss World'. She's just worked out what she's not going to get in the way of pensions."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Nov 1982GAA374558.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/95"Kindly inform your mother that Earth Man is home and wants his tea"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1969GAA232868.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1083Published caption: "Going back to work for four whole days was a bit of a strain - our
busy little beaver has dozed off."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Jan 1977GA3657.jpg 
CG/2/5/639Published caption: "Genuine Top of the Pops or not - thirty-three times without a break is
enough"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 May 1973GAP0640.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/73Published caption: "We know - you'd have to pay VAT if you bought one after Saturday"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Mar 1973GAA273342.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3698Published caption: First snowGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Feb 1989GA5278.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/712Published caption: "Purely in the interest of power economy, Segovia - purely in the
interest of power economy."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 1967GA2495.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/43"Bride's gown, flower-spattered tent of sheer white tulle from Liz
Taylor's Paris Collection - Grandma's new gloves, white cotton, 3s 11d., Alf's Bargain Store,
High Street."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jan 1968GAA222692.jpg 
GAN/1719"A plague on the Ford women strikers. Until now the women have always
done the rowing in this family."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jun 1968GAN1782.jpg 
17571"Like some of them in this house - she picks it up from her father."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Apr 197017571.jpg 
GAN/1608"Purely in the interest of power economy, Segovia - purely in the
interest of power economy."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 1967GAN1668.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/75Published caption: "What's so special about Grandma's feet that she mustn't get oil on them
like everybody else?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 May 1969GAA232848.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/80"Hold tight Gascoine, she's had enough of Gazzamania."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 1990 - 30 Sep 1990GAA445463.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/959"Do I detect a less fervent support of the train drivers' cause now that he can't get
to his team's away match because of no trains on Sunday?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Feb 1974GA3255.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/102Published caption: "You won't let Dad take you to school dressed like that? Last night you
were arguing that Boy George was the norm!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Apr 1984GAA384737.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1161Published caption: "I charged them all 10p a head for use of the television."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Nov 1978GA3938.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1252Published caption: "Oh dear - I forgot to tell him we don't alter the clocks until next
week"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Mar 1981GA4242.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3302Published caption: "Latest report on the school hols front - they've all gone out to buy
Olympic javelins."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1984GA4692.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/62"There goes Grandma's hat."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1948GAA030355.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/48"You'll have to find somewhere safer than the top of the cupboard to hide the presents
- they've found Dad's."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Dec 1976GAA313813.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1296Published caption: "Mind the new lawnmower - dad couldn't decide between a ride on air-cushioned or cylinder type"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Mar 1982GA4378.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2293Published caption: "That's Grandma's SOS for the day - good night party political
broadcast."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jan 1974GA3252.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/100Published caption: "I thought you might have put up a prayer of thanksgiving for the
salvation of poor Mr. Biggs."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Apr 1981GAA354360.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/25[published caption:] "Laugh away, Georgie boy - your turn next."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Aug 1986GAA415034.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/97"You never know with frogs - any one of 'em could be His Royal Highness"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Mar 1983GAA374606.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/58Published caption: "Going back to work for four whole days was a bit of a strain - our
busy little beaver has dozed off."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Jan 1977GAA313823.jpg 
CG/2/5/248Published caption: "Every year I hope he'll forget it, but every year someone like Sir
Francis Chichester makes the headlines."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1967GAP0248.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1484[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Oct 1986GA4988.jpg 
CG/2/5/491Published caption: "You, of course, had to be different. You had to go and pick the Judge up by his ears."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 1968GAP0491.jpg 
CG/2/5/477Published caption: "If your licence does go up to £10, in future the slippers will be
delivered right here."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jul 1984GAP0477.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/695Published caption: "He couldn't have had much luck with football or the National yesterday
- reckons his team ought to be conscripted to build a housing estate on the Aintree course."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Apr 1967GA2445.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/95Published caption: "I don't think Grandma likes your new boyfriend calling her a fair
dinkum pom - her knuckles keep going white"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Mar 1983GAA374604.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/14Published caption: "If he's right, some of your flock will end up as roast lamb"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Aug 1982GAA374523.jpg 
GAN/1675Published caption: "You, of course, had to be different. You had to go and pick the
Judge up by his ears."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 1968GAN1738.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/107"They'll get hey nonny nonny if one of 'em lands on Grandma's foot."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 May 1987GAA415116.jpg 
CG/2/5/617"Tell Carol ol' blue eyes is here."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1975GAP0618.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3027Published caption: "Go tell Momma that Pa's stranded at Heathrow on bread and water and might not get back to N.Y. for a few weeks"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Aug 1981GA4297.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2281Published caption: "Isn't it wonderful, Mum - Mark's tummy's better and the Burtons are
together again."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Dec 1973GA3234.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/39Daily Express 1984 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1984GAC0025.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/108"We can have our disco here tonight - there's nothing on TV except the Cup Final"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 May 1981GAA354368.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/14Published caption: "Latest report on the school hols front - they've all gone out to buy
Olympic javelins."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1984GAA394773.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/56Published caption: "Vera - If I've got any tears to shed this morning I give you my written
guarantee right now they're not for E.T."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 1982GAA374565.jpg 
48297[published caption:] "Ahoy, there - I hope you haven't forgotten you're taking us all to the preview of the Boat Show today."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 198848297.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/978Published caption: "You know how it is - 'If Rosewall can reach the finals at Wimbledon at
his age...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Jul 1974GA3311.jpg 
GAN/2409Published caption: "Why isn't George fighting at the Front, George, why aren't you
fighting at the front?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Oct 1973GAN2484.jpg 
35725Published caption: "If you'd sent your Grandma on holiday to Buenos Aires two months ago there wouldn't be a Junta now."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 May 198235725.jpg 
GAN/2051Published caption: "Grandma! Did you lock this lady's husband somewhere when he came to
read the electricity meter? Answer yes or no."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 1970GAN2124.jpg 
27238Published caption: "Our great economist rides again - uses three gallons to come out here to top up at the old price and they're shut."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Nov 197427238.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1508Published caption: "How many buses do we have to send to Castro to get the U.S. to
withdraw their damn Polaris?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Feb 1964GA2084.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1007Published caption: "Don't worry about my mum and dad for the rehearsal, Tracey - I'll
do something about them for your wedding next week."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Mar 1975GA3413.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/119Published caption: "You know how it is - 'If Rosewall can reach the finals at Wimbledon at
his age...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Jul 1974GAA283512.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/44Published caption: "The boys are having one of those under-water film shows."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jan 1955GAA091099.jpg 
27950"Tell Carol ol' blue eyes is here."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 197527950.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1556Published caption: "That 'Every Gardener's Handy Pruner' you gave dad for Father's Day
- he's in the nick for carrying an offensive weapon."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jun 1988GA5202.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/41"The weathermen forecast that providing we get snow on December 25 it will probably be a white Christmas."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Oct 1987GAA425175.jpg 
CG/2/5/1056"Blame TV for more violence - making darts popular again!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 1979GAP1060.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/51Published caption: "That's Grandma's SOS for the day - good night party political
broadcast."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jan 1974GAA283444.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/8Published caption: "Why isn't George fighting at the Front, George, why aren't you
fighting at the front?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Oct 1973GAA283401.jpg 
CG/2/5/33[Published caption:] "They've found Grandma - half way across the Atlantic on top of
Concorde."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1987GAP0033.jpg 
CG/2/5/69Published caption: "Shame they can't move that fallen tree in front of the garden tool
shed until after Easter"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Mar 1986GAP0069.jpg 
GAN/2444"Do I detect a less fervent support of the train drivers' cause now that he can't get
to his team's away match because of no trains on Sunday?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Feb 1974GAN2520.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/765Published caption: "The boys are having one of those under-water film shows."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jan 1955GA1036.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/87Published caption: First snowGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Feb 1989GAA435346.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/13Published caption: "Lord Snowdon called and asked Vera to hatch out a Dodo egg."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Nov 1969GAA242910.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/111Published caption: "No, we haven't got a tramp moved in at the bottom of the garden, like
Tony Benn - that's dad."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 1985GAA394870.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/43Published caption: "Do you think it would infringe the principles of his three-day week if
he joined our seven-day week and let down a few balloons?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jan 1974GAA283436.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/68"To think we didn't go to the seaside because of oil on the beaches."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 1967GAA212592.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/28/1/2February page of 1978 Guinness calendarGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1977GAPC0523.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/6"It keeps them amused - they read about those boys who revived a whale with pails of cold water."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Jul 1975GAA303647.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/57Published caption: "I gather your latest muppet boyfriend hasn't read the news?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Dec 1977GAA323946.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/48/38"Tell Cassanova I'd like a word in the study about those letters of his."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Aug 1972GAA485575.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3439Published caption: "I'm glad they didn't ask your Dad to do an alphabet - everything starting with a letter B"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1985GA4883.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/2/129Published caption: "If they give us an 11-hour day and a 4-day week, I suppose that
means we're going to have everybody at home for a 24-hour day 3 days a week."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Sep 1947GAA020281.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/182Published caption: "Perhaps if we buy someone a pumpkin and a fairy wand for Christmas we'll hear less about his basic petrol he hasn't got."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Dec 1947GA0232.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/82Published caption: "I suppose cousin Martha is still fighting her
'stop-violence-arm-the-Police' campaign?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 May 1970GAA242979.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/109Published caption: "And I tell you I distinctly remember putting my bike in here last year!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1987GAA415118.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1630Published caption: "I only said if the Germans take over, Grandma would make a
first-class head Gauleiter."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jul 1990GA5353.jpg 
CG/1/3/2/12[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGAP2170.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1591Published caption: "One of them behind the seat should shift 'em before the John Wayne film
starts."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Apr 1989GA5293.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1318Published caption: "It's a summons from a burglar who broke in and stole half a bottle of
Grandma's home-made wine and has never been the same since."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Sep 1982GA4451.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/101/1Programme for the St. Martin-in-the-Fields Christmas Matinee in aid of refugee childrenGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1960GAM0442.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/59Cartoon from c1955 Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1991GAA455623.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/49Published caption: "A gentleman from the postman's union is waiting for you in the front room."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Nov 1987GAA425183.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2395Published caption: "Typical constructive summing up of the Tory dilemma - if she was Ted
she'd shove off on a boat and let 'em all stew."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Feb 1975GA3399.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/71Published caption: "I only asked him to try his new uniform for school tomorrow and he
suddenly remembered he's got a recurrence of an old dormant ailment."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1986GAA404955.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/96Published caption: "All set for a fortnight's Wimbledon seige - Dad, Mum, Vera, Grandma..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jun 1967GAA212621.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/30Published caption: "To avoid some grievous bodily harm get Grandma out by the back door before she sees who's just come in."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Sep 1988GAA435289.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1396Published caption: "Translated, he's saying he sent six of his Rolls to Rolls-Royce to
have the ashtrays emptied and how do we propose to get them back with the dock strike on?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1984GA4705.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/100/1Cartoon in centre pages of programme for The Georgian Ball, with caption: "I warn thee, friend, if thou doest say 'Cor, stone the crows' just one more time..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1 Jul 1964GAM0451.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1171Published caption: "Which show did you say Bridget's new boy friend would have been on
but for the TV strike - Eurovision or the Muppets?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Mar 1979GA3976.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/65Published caption: "I can't wait to get out there and play with my Christmas present from your father."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jan 1980GAA344202.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2305Published caption: "Grandma will be letting off howls of anguish if Mr. Healey finds out
she's got a Haig bottle full of sicpences under her bed"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 1974GA3271.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3464[published caption:] "Women win the right to work until 65 - round here they let you
work till you're 165 for free."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Apr 1986GA4920.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/105Published caption: "Who's been having a go at the bottle of whisky we bought dad for
Father's Day?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 1971GAA253127.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/10[published caption:] "Monday: Cricket - Scouts v. Sea Cadets, our house, lunch one o'clock. Tuesday: Baseball - our house, early buffet lunch, tea, four o'clock. Wednesday..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1986GAA415019.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2425Published caption: "That's how the Aussies do it - bowl 'em on the feet, make 'em hop out
of their crease, and BINGO!!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jun 1975GA3443.jpg 
CG/1/5/80Framed print of cartoon from February page of 1978 Guinness calendarGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undated  
CG/1/1/2/1239Published caption: "Children! Grandma's had enough 'You Michael Foot, she Black Rod' - open
the door!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Nov 1980GA4200.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2393Published caption: "As usual, the one who's doing the most hollering is the one who's
never put a penny in the TV licence box in her life."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 1975GA3397.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/103Published caption: "Shame they can't move that fallen tree in front of the garden tool
shed until after Easter"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Mar 1986GAA404987.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1567Published caption: "To avoid some grievous bodily harm get Grandma out by the back door
before she sees who's just come in."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Sep 1988GA5225.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3086Published caption: "At least we know now that the Falkland Islands are not the ones north
of the Hebrides and the Orkneys are not somewhere off South America."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Apr 1982GA4384.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2976Published caption: "Grandma is playing 'Statue of Liberty' not 'Hitch-Hiker's Guide to
the Galaxy!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jan 1981GA4223.jpg 
17151Published caption: "That puts Grandma bang on target."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jan 197017151.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1142Published caption: "For years they've been screaming
bring-back-hanging-bring-back-the-birch until some rotters do it to us"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1978GA3880.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1927Published caption: "It is the easiest thing in the world for a child to detect that you're
not really listening to him." ... Marriage Guidance Council. Especially if they can see your
ear-plugs.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 1969GA2702.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1959Published caption: "Pity. Vera's thrived on it all her life."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Nov 1969GA2754.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2964Published caption: "She won't pay out on this Kristin shooting JR - she says she dozed off
when they showed who dunnit."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Nov 1980GA4203.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3486[published caption:] "Monday: Cricket - Scouts v. Sea Cadets, our house, lunch one
o'clock. Tuesday: Baseball - our house, early buffet lunch, tea, four o'clock.
Wednesday..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1986GA4952.jpg 
CG/1/5/1Photocopy of cartoon with published caption: "And that's my husband - giving us a hand carrying our food mountain."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGAPR0001.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1633Published caption: "As the knit-for-the troops group are not quite sure which is the
enemy they're sending the socks to the Indians and the Balaclava hats to the Pakistanis"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Sep 1965GA2270.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1308Published caption: "Dad's back from his trial run for getting to work tomorrow."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jun 1982GA4415.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3376Published caption: "You've won two Daily Express prizes, Grandma - a ticket to play Steve
Davis a frame of snooker and a Princess Diana dress to go in."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Apr 1985GA4796.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1584Published caption: "This'll take her mind off the chat line bill - they've managed to
get hold of a TV satellite dish"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Feb 1989GA5273.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1511Published caption: "And I tell you I distinctly remember putting my bike in here last
year!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1987GA5054A.jpg 
CG/2/5/1229Published caption: "Your Dad's New Year resolution - jogging. He only got to the end of the
road where the police found him in a 'distressed condition' - could you go and pick him up?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1986GAP1535.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1912Published caption: "Here comes our very own Budget serenade - 'If he puts it on tobacco
I'm packing up smoking, if he puts it on beer I'm going to the wagon...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 1969GA2682.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/31Front cover artwork for the 43rd Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1989 - 31 Dec 1989GA5737A.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1254Published caption: "Hold it, Dad! Attila the Hun's just laid another egg."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Apr 1981GA4247.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/70Published caption: "Your Dad's New Year resolution - jogging. He only got to the end of the
road where the police found him in a 'distressed condition' - could you go and pick him up?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1986GAA404954.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1338Published caption: "That was very rude to tell Aunty that a couple of weeks at the
coalface would make her think differently about the miners' strike"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Mar 1983GA4507.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1448Published caption: "I only asked him to try his new uniform for school tomorrow and he suddenly remembered he's got a recurrence of an old dormant ailment."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1986GA4886.jpg 
CG/2/5/216Published caption: "Captain Hornblower does it again - 'No traffic on the East Coast
this time of the year, we'll hire a little boat and sail up as far as Grimsby...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Mar 1975GAP0216.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3090Published caption: "Out come the old '39-'45 war jokes - 'If you want to help our boys you should send those socks to the enemy'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Apr 1982GA4389.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/105[published caption:] "Women win the right to work until 65 - round here they let you
work till you're 165 for free."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Apr 1986GAA404989.jpg 
GAN/1222Published caption: "If you don't want to be put on dry bread and water don't ask him what
he's buying us for Christmas."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 1964GAN1270.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/75Published caption: "Vera read about all those little dogs that wanted a home after
Christmas."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1984GAA394834.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/7"Who wrote to Lord Matthews and nominated me for first of the chops?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jul 1980GAA354267.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/68"Come now, it isn't as bad as all that. He didn't say you looked like them, he said
they looked like you."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1969GAA232841.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/35Published caption: "Miss Potter in History taught us all they did was land over here and
build good roads"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 1980GAA354295.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3594Published caption: "A gentleman from the postman's union is waiting for you in the front
room."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Nov 1987GA5121.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1596Published caption: "Well, that's skateboards out as an alternative means of getting him to
work."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 May 1989GA5301.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3713Published caption: "Now they'll all be wanting one of their own - and I know who'll be head
stable girl after a couple of weeks."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Aug 1989GA5313.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3882Published caption: "Oo said anything about peace and quiet? My advert said 'Seaside 'ut,
'arf- minute from sea, not another 'ouse for miles,' and nor there ain't."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Aug 1955GA5593.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1534Published caption: "Good news - the builders who started on your storm damage repairs asked
me to tell you they'll be back early in the New Year."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 1987GA5129.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3871Published caption: "She's bringing the game into disrepute again - blowing smoke over the
pocket when I'm taking my shot."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Oct 1989GA5573.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1023Published caption: "That leaves you Butch or Grandma."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Aug 1975GA3458.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/62Published caption: "And that's my husband - giving us a hand carrying our food mountain."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Dec 1986GAA415071.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3232nd Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jul 1977 - 21 Jun 1978GAAC0032.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/85[Published caption:] "What a thing to ask in front of the children - 'Would I rather be first woman priest or win the Best Bum of the Year contest!'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Feb 1987GAA415094.jpg 
GAN/37Published caption: "Why - if it isn't that dear little man who wanted to see us home
after the dance last night."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1952GAN0038.jpg 
30060"Go and tell dad Auntie Florrie's pup has just created a little work of art in the hall."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Oct 197630060.jpg 
GAN/1834"Come now, it isn't as bad as all that. He didn't say you looked like them, he said
they looked like you."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1969GAN1900.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/7/1"Reckon they ought to put some pedestrian crossings here, eh, lady?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1949GAM0402.jpg 
GAN/1929Published caption: "That puts Grandma bang on target."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jan 1970GAN1997.jpg 
34480Published caption: "If that spanner lands on Grandma's nut you'll get more than a nuclear explosion"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Sep 198034480.jpg 
33748"I don't think Auntie Esther meant her present to be worn OVER your topcoat, Dad."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 197933748.jpg 
CG/1/5/107Cropped copy of Giles cartoon family Christmas sceneundatedGAPR0118.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/5"Well, if you know of a better hole to spend Christmas, go to it!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1954GAC0102.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/44Published caption: "That puts Grandma bang on target."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jan 1970GAA242941.jpg 
07626"As the knit-for-the troops group are not quite sure which is the enemy they're sending the socks to the Indians and the Balaclava hats to the Pakistanis"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Sep 196507626.jpg 
CG/2/5/1165Published caption: "Remember the days when all the males in this house had a
fortnight's moan if we switched Wimbledon on?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jun 1983GAP1169.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/13Front and back cover artwork for the 32nd Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1978 - 31 December 1978GA5896.jpg 
09342"Well how about that for a family who's been moaning for a month about too much World Cup."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jul 196609342.jpg 
CG/3/1/2/41/7Published caption: "I don't know who it is - we thought it was you."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1976GACS00237.jpg 
44687[published caption:] "Laugh away, Georgie boy - your turn next."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Aug 198644687.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2934Published caption: "'Inane looking parrot' is no way to refer to our Ally's national emblem, Grandma"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Aug 1980GA4159.jpg 
23403Published caption: "She'll give you 'Sportsman of the Year' if you miss."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Nov 197223403.jpg 
CG/2/5/982"Come now, it isn't as bad as all that. He didn't say you looked like them, he said
they looked like you."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1969GAP0986.jpg 
CG/2/5/607"Go and tell dad Auntie Florrie's pup has just created a little work of art in the hall."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Oct 1976GAP0608.jpg 
35603"Didn't Dad have funny little legs when he was a scout"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 198235603.jpg 
34684Published caption: "She won't pay out on this Kristin shooting JR - she says she dozed off when they showed who dunnit."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Nov 198034684.jpg 
48050Published caption: "Shame they can't move that fallen tree in front of the garden tool shed until after Easter"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Mar 198648050.jpg 
19053Published caption: "I hope this is the last time Vera lets herself get talked into being the front half of a cow for a Young Liberals' demonstration."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Nov 197019053.jpg 
48115[published caption:] "Women win the right to work until 65 - round here they let you work till you're 165 for free."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Apr 198648115.jpg 
27629Published caption: "In the fever and excitement of yesterday's F.A. quarter finals, I hope you all remembered the Mother's Day flowers."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Mar 197527629.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/18/56Published caption: "How many buses do we have to send to Castro to get the U.S. to
withdraw their damn Polaris?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Feb 1964GAA182210.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/16/66Published caption: "Dad - what's it worth if we don't tell Mum you've forgotten Mother's Day?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Apr 1962GAA161973.jpg 
GAN/741Published caption: "That's what I like - HE can't watch black and white TV since he's seen
the coloured TV demonstration."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 May 1961GAN0778.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3535th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jul 1981 - 31 Dec 1981GAAC0035.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/809Published caption: Despite a lacking in enthusiasm for air travel by one member...and Vera with one of her summer colds...the family got off to a flying start in search of a holiday "away from it all."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Aug 1955GA1101.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/10/13Published caption: "So much for your economy plan - 'We'll-go-out-and-get-a-couple-of-pheasants-instead-of-paying-through-the-nose-for-a-turkey.'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Dec 1955GAA101193.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/57"Mr. Billy Graham has told America that one in four first-born Britons are born out of wedlock, so Grandma insists that we find her birth certificate."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Mar 1954GAA080991.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/1919th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Oct 1965 - 31 Dec 1965GAAC0019.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/117The dream of Vera...on a Penzance beach (Penzance)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Aug 1951GAA050687.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1246Published caption: "Ask the President to quit playing 'Home on the Range'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Nov 1960GA1710.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/80Published caption: The family returned to England today. The U.S.A. have since recovered.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Aug 1948GAA030373.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2872. - And as usual only Mother's came to anything.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1949GA0385.jpg 
33744[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 197933744.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/16/117"Ask ourselves - what are we, as repsonsible citizens, doing to ease the tension in
Berlin?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1962GAA162026.jpg 
13828"You, of course, had to be different. You had to go and pick the Judge up by his ears."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Aug 196813828.jpg 
23434Published caption: "Daddy would be much happier if you didn't keep referring to 25 years ago as 'Medieval Times.'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Nov 197223434.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3939th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jun 1985 - 31 Dec 1985GAAC0039.jpg 
07473"When I said she's a bit wide across the beam I didn't mean you, you old faggot."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 196507473.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3492[published caption:] "I wish Dad wouldn't be so pro-Botham in front of the children."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Aug 1986GA4963.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/256"Don't be silly, father - there'll be ever so many dressed as Bonnie Prince Charlie this year."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1948GA0341.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/356[published caption:] "Haven't you had enough boating for one week?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jun 1957GA1321.jpg 
05034"How many buses do we have to send to Castro to get the U.S. to withdraw their damn Polaris?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Feb 196405034.jpg 
48690Published caption: "At least we know now that the Falkland Islands are not the ones north of the Hebrides and the Orkneys are not somewhere off South America."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Apr 198248690.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1384Published caption: "Hurry up, Mr Marathon - the other 20,141 left twenty minutes ago."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 May 1984GA4667.jpg 
17768Published caption: "I suppose cousin Martha is still fighting her 'stop-violence-arm-the-Police' campaign?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 May 197017768.jpg 
44848'Here is a recording made on Budget Day 1957: "If they put any more on cigarettes, I'm definitely giving them up"'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 198544848.jpg 
14735Published caption: "As Grandma had a three-draw win I've just said a little prayer for our postman in case the GPO didn't deliver her coupon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Feb 196914735.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/60"Stand by for tidings of good cheer from the neighbours - Dad's just blown every fuse in the road."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Dec 1988GAA435319.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/28Published caption: "Well, he did run on a bit to your dad about the old boys moving
over to make jobs for the younger ones."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Sep 1976GAA313793.jpg 
24191Published caption: "The house is on fire and I've broken my leg apprehending a burglar - ask your dad if it's all rightfor me to dial 999."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 197324191.jpg 
45861Published caption: "It's a summons from a burglar who broke in and stole half a bottle of Grandma's home-made wine and has never been the same since."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Sep 198245861.jpg 
25194Published caption: "Very well, Prime Minister - we'll see you round here about four p.m. then we'll be able to explain your phase 3 to you."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Oct 197325194.jpg 
28092Published caption: "You forgot the golden rule of Father's Day always let him win."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jun 197528092.jpg 
33169Published caption: "Stand by! Skylab returning to earth - over."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jul 197933169.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/74"We can hold the road like an Alfa Romeo - we can take corners like a Jaguar..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 May 1951GAA050644.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/15Published caption: "Ask the President to quit playing 'Home on the Range'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Nov 1960GAA151798.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3399Published caption: "Apart from Idi Amin being kicked out of Queen's Tennis Club and McEnroe taking over Uganda, anything else happen while we were away?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jul 1985GA4827.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/123Published caption: "I think he's nicer in the mornings since he gave up drinking."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Oct 1967GAA212649.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1022Published caption: "They've got a point there, Taffy - Christmas Eve is a nice time to come home and say we've forgotten the turkey."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1957GA1392.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/810Published caption: "I got the bus - it's a damn sight quicker."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Aug 1955GA1102.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/69Published caption: "Let her make a hundred before we tell her she may have to switch to eagles."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jan 1980GAA344206.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/61"You'd have thought eight million population in New York was plenty."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1948GAA030354.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/111"Oo said anything about peace and quiet? My advert said 'Seaside 'ut, 'arf- minute from sea, not another 'ouse for miles,' and nor there ain't."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Aug 1955GAA091166.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2861. As usual we all made plans for Easter -Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1949GA0384.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/39Published caption: "It's a bit late to keep telling Father you've known all along he'd have to pull his socks up sooner or later."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Aug 1947GA0202.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/411"Anyone would think WE let that blessed goal through that put your team out of the Cup."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Feb 1959GA1516.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/90Published caption: "Now who's going to tell him Uncle Ernie and Auntie Rosie and the children are coming to tea?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 May 1970GAA242987.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/248"Isn't it lovely! Thanks to Gaitskell we'll all be able to come and stay with you for Christmas."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 1948GA0326.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/16Published caption: "I SAID: 'Sorry I dropped Grandma's home-made bread on your foot, Dad.'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 1977GAA323905.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/111The strange desire of the British to paddle at least once a year. (Devon)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Aug 1951GAA050681.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1889Published caption: "Dad - Mum says can't we go a bit faster. Vera's worried about the Sunday Express birthday cake in the oven."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Dec 1968GA2644.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/8Published caption: "If your licence does go up to £10, in future the slippers will be
delivered right here."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jul 1984GAA394767.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/65"You've no right to ask Vicar if he's running a book on the new Archbishop of Canterbury."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jul 1990 - 31 Jul 1990GAA445448.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/78Published caption: "That's what I like - HE can't watch black and white TV since he's seen the coloured TV demonstration."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 May 1961GAA151862.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1164Published caption: "For you, Einstein - as you were able to tell them England wasn't a Pacific island in their Quiz last week, ITV want you to judge the Miss World contest tonight."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Nov 1959GA1598.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/58"I don't think Auntie Esther meant her present to be worn OVER
your topcoat, Dad."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1979GAA344195.jpg 
GAN/849Published caption: "Dad - what's it worth if we don't tell Mum you've forgotten Mother's
Day?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Apr 1962GAN0889.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/2"I seem to remember a lot of brave talk this morning about not having a drink with the boys and coming home early to help us."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1948GAC0099.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/45Published caption: "Dad, does Prince Philip's list include the gentlemen at the table behind you?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1990GAA445428.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/9"I don't care how much petrol and telephoning it would save, your
Sweetum's is not moving in to live with us"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Aug 1981GAA364394.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/81Published caption: "Ask your mother to stop telling me this three-mile walk to Auntie Vi's will do me good."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Feb 1978GAA323970.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/95"When I said it's time we got the garden things out for Spring I was thinking more in the line of these."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Mar 1988GAA425229.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/120Published caption: "I wasn't complaining about us being late getting it in the water -
I simply said the nights start drawing in again this month."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1985GAA394879.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/64[published caption:] "Dad says the Germans have got it right banning Forces Christmas parties in Germany - he says he's for banning Christmas parties everywhere."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1988GAA435323.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/106"One of them behind the seat should shift 'em before the John Wayne film starts."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Apr 1989GAA435365.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1491Published caption: "Hide the amplifiers and speakers at your house, Sue - I haven't told
Dad I've invited the Hell Bashers Group here for Christmas."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Dec 1986GA5004.jpg 
33578Published caption: "This girl Fonteyn could do well if she sticks at it"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Nov 197933578.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3150Published caption: "Vera - If I've got any tears to shed this morning I give you my written
guarantee right now they're not for E.T."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 1982GA4476.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1531Published caption: "The weathermen forecast that providing we get snow on December 25 it
will probably be a white Christmas."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Oct 1987GA5112.jpg 
33950"I gather the seeds you sowed yesterday for Mother's Day flowers didn't come to much"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Mar 198033950.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1213Published caption: "Finish making Grandma's Easter egg later and tell her breakfast is
ready"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1980GA4117.jpg 
43186Published caption: "The zoo lady said they pong a little at first, but after you get to know them thy are really quite apppealing."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 198343186.jpg 
34654Published caption: "Children! Grandma's had enough 'You Michael Foot, she Black Rod' - open the door!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Nov 198034654.jpg 
45941Published caption "I'd gladly give up decorating the living room so Vera could have her new gold tooth."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 198845941.jpg 
35755Published caption: "Dad's back from his trial run for getting to work tomorrow."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jun 198235755.jpg 
35366Published caption: "Too much sitting on their backsides watching Wimbledon, that's their trouble."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jul 198135366.jpg 
43798Published caption: "You'll have to start getting to bed earlier to get down in time to see your Debbie and Selina."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jan 198343798.jpg 
45732"Another excuse for not going on holiday - if they can get past the Brigade of Guards how can we leave our house empty for two weeks."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Feb 198845732.jpg 
CG/2/5/597Published caption: "Dad read the Health Education Council handout - 'Relieve the stress and
tension of modern life, go by bike'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Aug 1980GAP0598.jpg 
CG/1/5/24"You've bought Grandma a WHAT for Christmas?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 December 1980GAPR0024.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/4"Beautiful, tranquil summer trip up the river - non-stop commentary of their first game of the season, blow by blow."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Aug 1989GAA445387.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/82Published caption: "This'll take her mind off the chat line bill - they've managed to get hold of a TV satellite dish"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Feb 1989GAA435341.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/90Published caption: "Dad - if Mum's going to wear her old uniform for the Battle of Britain Service, can I sit right at the other end of the pew?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Sep 1990GAA445473.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/264Published caption: "It's father again - the poor man only called to ask him his opinion of the right size for a family."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jan 1949GA0353.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/119Published caption: "We could put six in the sitting room, four in with Grandma, three in with Vera..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jun 1989GAA435378.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/15Published caption: "She's bringing the game into disrepute again - blowing smoke over the pocket when I'm taking my shot."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Oct 1989GAA445398.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/352Published caption: "You say Georgie Smith was showing you how to make H-bombs in the tool shed?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Feb 1950GA0475.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/6/106Published caption: "If we sell all our best planes to America and they send 'em back to bases in England, I reckon that's good business."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Sep 1952GAA060801.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/82"This'll please him, the Gulf bill is costing a million pounds a day and petrol's gone up to 2.30 a gallon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 1990 - 30 Sep 1990GAA445465.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/17Front cover artwork for the 35th Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1981 - 31 Dec 1981GA5714.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/385No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Apr 1953GA1424.jpg 
CG/1/1/10/13[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)[undated]GA5756A.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/44Published caption: "Grandma! That's enough Ooh! Cor! Wow! and Well I never! We'd ALL like to have a look at the new Daily Star."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Nov 1978GAA334058.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/82"I for one ain't going to be around if Johnny Longden upsets your grandma's system."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jun 1954GAA081016.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/20Published caption: "According to Grandma, she worked hard all her life; brought up 14 children on 10 shillings a week; did 12 hours a day down a mine; got a Karate Black Belt; and she's very happy."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Sep 1977GAA323909.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/18/94Published caption: "That's your father - always looking on the bright side - 'Do we realise that from today the nights start drawing in and we'll soon be thinking about Christmas cards."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jun 1964GAA182248.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/730Published caption: "You, of course, had to be different. You had to go and pick the
Judge up by his ears."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 1968GA2550.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/28Published caption: "Translated, he's saying he sent six of his Rolls to Rolls-Royce to
have the ashtrays emptied and how do we propose to get them back with the dock strike on?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1984GAA394787.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/56Published caption: "Good news - the builders who started on your storm damage repairs asked me to tell you they'll be back early in the New Year."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 1987GAA425190.jpg 
27719Published caption: "Captain Hornblower does it again - 'No traffic on the East Coast this time of the year, we'll hire a little boat and sail up as far as Grimsby...'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Mar 197527719.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3607[published caption:] "Ahoy, there - I hope you haven't forgotten you're taking us all to
the preview of the Boat Show today."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1988GA5139.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1540[published caption:] "Every year we're not going to have this lark again - we're going
to make our own snowplough. He's off to start one right now."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jan 1988GA5147.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3274Published caption: "You won't let Dad take you to school dressed like that? Last night you
were arguing that Boy George was the norm!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Apr 1984GA4651.jpg 
15331"Come now, it isn't as bad as all that. He didn't say you looked like them, he said they looked like you."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 196915331.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/2/18/17Royal National Lifeboat Institution 1987 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1987GAC0046.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/63Published caption: "No problem - he'll come out in the Land Rover and tow you home - only
eight miles from here, you said?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jan 1982GAA364448.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/4[published caption:] "If you're going to keep on about missing the punch-ups between McEnroe and the umpires, we're glad you're not coming."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1986GAA415013.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/65Published caption: "My Happy New Year will begin when the decorations and the last
mince pie are down and not before"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1983GAA374574.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1654Published caption: "I told you not to trust her with the mower after her horse refused at the first fence."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Apr 1991GA5377.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1395Published caption: "Dad! You know Grandma said she'd like to tell one of these cops what she thinks of them before went home?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Oct 1962GA1926.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/2"Keep your voice down, Grandma - the Colonel heard your remark: 'You don't mean to tell me the South Africans actually pay money for our cricketers'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Aug 1989GAA445385.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1272Published caption: "I don't care how much petrol and telephoning it would save, your Sweetum's is not moving in to live with us"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Aug 1981GA4300.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/76Published caption: "You bet I'm shouting! Everyone's making as many calls as they can before the BT srike begins!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jan 1987GAA415085.jpg 
CG/1/1/4/9Artwork for 1988 Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Dec 1988 - 31 Dec 1988GA5684.jpg 
CG/2/5/1249"Dad's getting on well with the neighbours, Mum." (New Forest)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Sep 1951GAP1818.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1369"What's he glaring at me for? I said 'Pardon'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jul 1962GA1892.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3716Published caption: "They moan all summer about the England cricketers, now they're moaning
because the season's over."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Sep 1989GA5316.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/7Published caption: "Thank goodness he didn't win - we'd never have got him up on the
top one"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jul 1976GAA313772.jpg 
12518"Mum, can our Arms to South Africa debating group use the front room on Christmas Eve?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Dec 196712518.jpg 
GAN/23[Published caption:] Vera, go and tell our two Errol Flynns that we've found Grandma and the last bus has been gone an hour."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 1952GAN0024.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3314Published caption: "Of course Daddy will be upset to learn Boy George has changed his hairstyle - but don't tell him now."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Sep 1984GA4708.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1600Published caption: "Why should I let him win as it's Father's Day? Check mate!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1989GA5305.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/86Published caption: "They're not ours, actually - a man gave us a lift in his fish lorry."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1955GAA091141.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/62Published caption: "If you mutter 'Do you mean to say that cost four pounds nineteen and eleven?' once more, I'm going home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Apr 1961GAA151846.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2257[Published caption:] "That wasn't a very nice thing to say, Grandma - 'About the weight of his head.'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Sep 1973GA3199.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/613Published caption: "It's somewhere different all right - and it's the last time Grandma arranges the bookings"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1965GA2189.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1987Published caption: "I suppose cousin Martha is still fighting her
'stop-violence-arm-the-Police' campaign?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 May 1970GA2798.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3192Published caption: "Vicar's got a tip off his little finger, does that mean he's having a wild affair with Shirley MacLaine?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jun 1983GA4539.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/1Published caption: "Hear that, everybody? If some of you don't start enjoying
yourselves Father won't bring us again next year"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1979GAA344140.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3891[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 1967GA5675.jpg 
CG/2/5/662"Nice thing when you can't get out to spend a penny without half a dozen lions coming at
you"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 1970GAP0663.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3247Published caption: "I don't know who he is - he called and said 'I'm Father Christmas' and he's been here all afternoon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1983GA4613.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/55[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 1979GAA344192.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/2"I don't know why she's 'ollering. She's never sent a letter with a stamp on yet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Sep 1968GAA232774.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/60"'George', I said, 'Christmas Eve. What better time to ask our new neighbours round for
a drink and meet Mummy'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1974GAA293577.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/111Published caption: "The zoo lady said they pong a little at first, but after you get to
know them thy are really quite apppealing."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 1983GAA374620.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3861Published caption: "Rejoice good Christian men - the group's arrived"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1981GA5558.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3697Published caption: "There aren't twenty-one people who'd send Dad a Valentine card - he
sent them to himself."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Feb 1989GA5277.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/44Published caption: "Children! Grandma's had enough 'You Michael Foot, she Black Rod' - open
the door!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Nov 1980GAA354304.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1432Published caption: "Stop telling me the Queen Mother is twice my age and does her own garden and you bet it doesn't look a mess like ours."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 1985GA4829.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1000Published caption: "Funny, it looked much bigger at the Boat Show."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jan 1975GA3389.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/46Published caption: "She won't pay out on this Kristin shooting JR - she says she dozed off
when they showed who dunnit."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Nov 1980GAA354306.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/48/54Published caption: "You forgot the golden rule of Father's Day always let him win."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jun 1975GAA485593.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/28Front cover artwork for the 41st Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1987 - 31 Dec 1987GA5718.jpg 
GAN/2002"I love it! Everytime a Princess or a Prime Minister comes past - 'You can't sit there like
that, put a collar and tie on at once!'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Aug 1970GAN2075.jpg 
GAN/2242"You'd better agree to a 'cooling-off' period before you meet Bridget's latest boyfriend."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Apr 1972GAN2317.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1073Published caption: "Well, he did run on a bit to your dad about the old boys moving
over to make jobs for the younger ones."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Sep 1976GA3623.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3712"Beautiful, tranquil summer trip up the river - non-stop commentary of their first game of
the season, blow by blow."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Aug 1989GA5312.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1638Published caption: "Dad, why is Grandma rewriting Land of Hope and Glory? She always belts
it out louder than anyone else."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Sep 1990GA5361.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/15Published caption: "If you don't want to be put on dry bread and water don't ask him what he's buying us for Christmas."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 1964GAA192291.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/114"Purely in the interest of power economy, Segovia - purely in the
interest of power economy."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 1967GAA212639.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/102'Here is a recording made on Budget Day 1957: "If they put any more on cigarettes, I'm
definitely giving them up"'
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1985GAA394861.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/693Published caption: "Every year I hope he'll forget it, but every year someone like Sir
Francis Chichester makes the headlines."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1967GA2438.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/78Published caption: "If you wish to remain a permanent member of this family - no politics
or religion!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Feb 1981GAA354338.jpg 
GAN/1970Published caption: "I suppose cousin Martha is still fighting her
'stop-violence-arm-the-Police' campaign?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 May 1970GAN2040.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/44Published caption: "Dad says we don't want postmen, telephones, telegrams, or radio when
Mrs. Yackharty's around."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jan 1971GAA253066.jpg 
CG/2/5/1214Published caption: "The zoo lady said they pong a little at first, but after you get to
know them thy are really quite apppealing."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 1983GAP1218.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2037Published caption: "Dad says we don't want postmen, telephones, telegrams, or radio when
Mrs. Yackharty's around."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jan 1971GA2874.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/985Published caption: "Ask him why, if he won the Battle of Britain, are we still short of
sugar?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Sep 1974GA3344.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/22Published caption: "Pity. Vera's thrived on it all her life."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Nov 1969GAA242919.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/23Published caption: "Wasn't it kind of those clowns to find us a nice quiet place for
tea."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Dec 1952GAA070837.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/37Published caption: "Ahoy there, Mummy - The Press Gang's here to take you to the Boat
Show."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1971GAA253059.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/125Published caption: "Too much sitting on their backsides watching Wimbledon, that's their
trouble."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jul 1981GAA354385.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/13/43"Anyone would think WE let that blessed goal through that put your team out of the
Cup."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Feb 1959GAA131582.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/87Published caption: "Here come three of my good reasons for bringing back hanging."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Mar 1982GAA364472.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1183Published caption: "Stand by! Skylab returning to earth - over."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jul 1979GA4020.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/515Published caption: "Dad - what's it worth if we don't tell Mum you've forgotten Mother's
Day?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Apr 1962GA1862.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3931[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)[1947]GA5838.jpg 
GAN/1909Published caption: "Pity. Vera's thrived on it all her life."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Nov 1969GAN1976.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1385Published caption: "Off smiles, everyone! National Smile Week is over, in case you
didn't know"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 May 1984GA4669.jpg 
GAN/1842Published caption: "What's so special about Grandma's feet that she mustn't get oil on them
like everybody else?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 May 1969GAN1908.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/61Published caption: "Who's going to volunteer to tell Grandma that the delivery strike's
been called off but Butch has eaten her Bingo page?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1982GAA364446.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/18"How do you get in touch with the people who banned those video
horror films?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Sep 1982GAA374529.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3518Published caption: "And that's my husband - giving us a hand carrying our food mountain."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Dec 1986GA5005.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2219Published caption: "The house is on fire and I've broken my leg apprehending a burglar -
ask your dad if it's all rightfor me to dial 999."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 1973GA3140.jpg 
GAN/1978Published caption: "Oh we've got a hero in the family all right - rescuing a fair maid from
the Serpentine. The fact that it was not the fair maid crying for help ..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1970GAN2049.jpg 
CG/2/5/604Published caption: "Right - on the show of hands Sebastian gets a reprieve - one of you go
to the shop and get six large tins of corned beef"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Dec 1978GAP0605.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/203"Nice Easter hike this is going to be - Vera come without her aspirins and Father worrying in case anybody at the office gets to hear he wore shorts."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Mar 1948GA0262.jpg 
GAN/2390[Published caption:] "Grandma says yes, she did read the long-range weather forecast for a
'hot, sunny August.' That's why she bought that outfit."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Aug 1973GAN2465.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/18Published caption: "I hope this is the last time Vera lets herself get talked into being
the front half of a cow for a Young Liberals' demonstration."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Nov 1970GAA253040.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/894[Published caption:] "Softening up His Lordship as his team was clobbered yesterday before we remind him Auntie Milly has arrived for the week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Aug 1972GA3068.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/99"Uncle Percy's little piece of beef cost 35p. Aunt Ivy's little piece of beef cost
35p..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jun 1972GAA263245.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2033Published caption: "Ahoy there, Mummy - The Press Gang's here to take you to the Boat
Show."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1971GA2869.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/104Published caption: "You might have let him hit one as it's Father's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1972GAA263250.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/876Published caption: "Attention everybody - new cause for tears. Billy Smart's Circus coming
off the road."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Feb 1972GA3006.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3591[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Nov 1987GA5118.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/661Published caption: "They're amusing themselves all right - altering Grandma's dresses to
seven inches above the knee."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Apr 1966GA2332.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/37Published caption: "This girl Fonteyn could do well if she sticks at it"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Nov 1979GAA344174.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/24Published caption: "If that spanner lands on Grandma's nut you'll get more than a nuclear
explosion"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Sep 1980GAA354284.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/7Published caption: "No papers today, everybody - now's your chance to see what the
master of the house looks like first thing in the morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Oct 1954GAA091062.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/94Published caption: "Hold it, Dad! Attila the Hun's just laid another egg."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Apr 1981GAA354354.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3587[published caption:] "Grandma, we don't mind you helping the neighbours clear up their
rubbish for a fiver, but we do mind you sweeping it into our garden."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Oct 1987GA5113.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/944Published caption: "Very well, Prime Minister - we'll see you round here about four p.m.
then we'll be able to explain your phase 3 to you."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Oct 1973GA3210.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3218Published caption: 'You're lucky, you can have a nice easy day to get over the holiday'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 1983GA4573.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/115Published caption: "Well, that's skateboards out as an alternative means of getting him to work."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 May 1989GAA435374.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3543[published caption:] "The faster they step up the Peace Talks, the faster he digs."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Mar 1987GA5044.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/81Published caption: "Grandma says she could have written a better strip than this when she was eight."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Mar 1975GAA293599.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/594Published caption: "Chuck was explaining to Grandma that her dislike of Goldwater is
based on her failure to understand that the Americans run their political life in their own
way, and not to please others"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jul 1964GA2129.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1126Published caption: "Ask your mother to stop telling me this three-mile walk to Auntie Vi's
will do me good."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Feb 1978GA3828.jpg 
CG/1/1/4/6Artwork for 1984 Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Dec 1984 - 31 Dec 1984GA5681.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/142. - And as usual only Mother's came to anything.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1949GAA040446.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/56"If this doesn't put paid to Anglo-American relationships, nothing will."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1948GAA030349.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/129Published caption: "It's father again - the poor man only called to ask him his opinion of
the right size for a family."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jan 1949GAA030422.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1493Published caption: "Hold tight, Dad - someone's just found a pre-Christmas sale ticket on
that bed jacket you gave her."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1986GA5008.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/23Published caption: "I told you not to trust her with the mower after her horse refused at
the first fence."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Apr 1991GAA455527.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/812Published caption: "Now who's going to tell him Uncle Ernie and Auntie Rosie and the
children are coming to tea?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 May 1970GA2805.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/89Published caption: "You say Georgie Smith was showing you how to make H-bombs in the tool
shed?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Feb 1950GAA040522.jpg 
GAN/1851 "Another marked difference between the Royal Family film and ours is
they manage to get the top of their heads in for a start."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 1969GAN1917.jpg 
GAN/923Published caption: "Dad! You know Grandma said she'd like to tell one of these cops
what she thinks of them before went home?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Oct 1962GAN0967.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/12/20Published caption: "They've got a point there, Taffy - Christmas Eve is a nice time to come
home and say we've forgotten the turkey."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1957GAA121437.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/729Published caption: "Stand by for an acute attack of Grandma's deafness - I'm just going to tell her to get ready to go home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 1954GA0996.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1706Published caption: "I bet she didn't know her umbrella handle was made of ivory"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jun 1989GA5572.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1330Published caption: "My Happy New Year will begin when the decorations and the last mince pie are down and not before"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1983GA4483A.jpg 
GAN/97"Oo said anything about peace and quiet? My advert said 'Seaside 'ut,
'arf- minute from sea, not another 'ouse for miles,' and nor there ain't."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Aug 1955GAN0099.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/59Published caption: "Of course we know you're not a spy, Grandma. On the other hand, if you hadn't kept hollering 'Come on the Reds' all through the Grand National..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 1961GAA151843.jpg 
CG/2/5/609Published caption: "Just think Dad, if Alexander Graham Bell hadn't invented the telephone
a hundred years ago today Auntie Bertha wouldn't be able to phone us to say they're all coming to
tea this afternoon."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Mar 1976GAP0610.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/813"I preferred the news on the radio and TV - they forget it in five minutes. With newspapers
they've still got the evidence." (Postscript to the newspaper strike)
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1970GA2810.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/773Published caption: "Another marked difference between the Royal Family film and ours is
they manage to get the top of their heads in for a start."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 1969GA2696.jpg 
GAN/358Published caption: "So much for father's idea that the children were old enough to go to
the Zoo by themselves this year."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1958GAN0379.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1496Published caption: "You bet I'm shouting! Everyone's making as many calls as they can
before the BT srike begins!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jan 1987GA5017.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/111Published caption: GILES in the heart of Scotland "I ain't exactly a native, bud, but
my grandpaw back in Texas was a buck sergeant under General Rabbie Burns right here in
Perthshire."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Sep 1954GAA081045.jpg 
GAN/235Published caption: "Why's Dad trying to book a single reservation on the Mayflower?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 1957GAN0244.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2884Published caption: "I can't wait to get out there and play with my Christmas present
from your father."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jan 1980GA4087.jpg 
CG/2/5/606Published caption: "That's his best yet for forgetting Mother's Day - this Arab gentleman
walked into the florists just in front of him and bought the lot."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Mar 1978GAP0607.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2441Published caption: "Of course Mummy loves you - and there's no question of us being in a
mad hurry to get you back to school."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Sep 1975GA3469.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1003Published caption: "The Supreme Champion of this house has just eaten one of Auntie Ivy's
shoes."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1975GA3400.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3093Published caption: "Unconfirmed report that one of your jump-jets has made a direct hit
on Dad's cornflakes."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 May 1982GA4393.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/116"Before we start - someone can get it into his head that we are not going to have a running
commentary of his adventures in France during World War I." / "So far George's immaculate French
has got us frogs' legs every time we've ordered steak and chips." / "You English?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 May 1950GAA040550.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/115"Before we start - someone can get it into his head that we are not going to have a running
commentary of his adventures in France during World War I." / "So far George's immaculate French
has got us frogs' legs every time we've ordered steak and chips." / "You English?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 May 1950GAA040549.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/47"It's too bad of Mr. Wilson to keep us all in this state of nervous tension about the election date."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Feb 1966GAA202448.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1554Published caption: "Before you go celebrating Mr Reagan's Dawn of a Brave New Era, the
drain at the back of the chicken shed's blocked."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jun 1988GA5196.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1602Published caption: "Dad's been listening to too much McEnroe and Prince Charles."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jul 1989GA5307.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3664Published caption: "If we're all going to have Identity Cards, grandma can use the same one
she had in 1939"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Sep 1988GA5226.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2680Published caption: "I gather your latest muppet boyfriend hasn't read the news?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Dec 1977GA3799.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3367'Here is a recording made on Budget Day 1957: "If they put any more on cigarettes, I'm
definitely giving them up"'
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1985GA4781.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/70Published caption: "You tell him he'll have to wait."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1960GAA141731.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/115Published caption: "Dad this is Vince - he's torn between Mrs. Thatcher, Andropov and
Screaming Lord Sutch"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 May 1983GAA374624.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2649Published caption: "I SAID: 'Sorry I dropped Grandma's home-made bread on your foot,
Dad.'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 1977GA3760.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1953Published caption: "Lord Snowdon called and asked Vera to hatch out a Dodo egg."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Nov 1969GA2745.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2865Published caption: "This girl Fonteyn could do well if she sticks at it"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Nov 1979GA4059.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/33"Go and tell dad Auntie Florrie's pup has just created a little work of art in the hall."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Oct 1976GAA313798.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/98Published caption: "I reckon Granma drank the Thames and Clyde put together before TV was
invented."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Mar 1985GAA394857.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2570Published caption: "Good morning, Dad. The aunts say as you've got ten days off for
Christmas they can stay another week."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1976GA3653.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3559[Published caption:] "They've found Grandma - half way across the Atlantic on top of
Concorde."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1987GA5072.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1459Published caption: "Shame they can't move that fallen tree in front of the garden tool
shed until after Easter"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Mar 1986GA4918.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1040Published caption: "They're voting what to call Grandma after the Sex Discrimination Act
begins tomorrow - 'Jaws' or Sir'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1975GA3518.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2226Published caption: "That's right - you DID hear me tell them to go and get lost for
four days up a mountain."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Apr 1973GA3151.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3144Published caption: "I'd skip the 'Good morning, Miss World'. She's just worked out what
she's not going to get in the way of pensions."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Nov 1982GA4468.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1798Published caption: "I think he's nicer in the mornings since he gave up drinking."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Oct 1967GA2510.jpg 
CG/2/5/70Published caption: "That's the encouragement I like - According to the weatherman the
wind has changed again so I'm wasting my time putting them in."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 May 1986GAP0070.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1246Published caption: "Giving the police extra powers doesn't entitle their new copper
boyfriends to monopolise my electric Highway Patrol!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jan 1981GA4220.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1887Published caption: "They're signing a two-day truce with Grandma. They won't play any
Christmas jokes on her if she promises she won't sing"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1968GA2642.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/992Published caption: "Our great economist rides again - uses three gallons to come out
here to top up at the old price and they're shut."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Nov 1974GA3367.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2292Published caption: "You're good boys to think of paper saving, but I don't think daddy
will like you cutting up his paper before he's read it."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jan 1974GA3251.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1295Published caption: "Here come three of my good reasons for bringing back hanging."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Mar 1982GA4376.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/796Published caption: "My Grandma swallowed three holly berries in her cornflakes this
morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1969GA2762.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2487Published caption: "Grandma, with a grave international crisis over the future of cod
you're not supposed to give yours to the cat."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jan 1976GA3533.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1419"It wasn't the power cut - I just switched the light off"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jan 1963GA1957.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2576Published caption: "Wakey, wakey! D-Day!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jan 1977GA3661.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2296Published caption: "You are entitled to your own political beliefs regardless of race,
religion or colour, but you will kindly refrain from calling the rest of us 'Brothers'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Feb 1974GA3257.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1127Published caption: "If you get forty lashes for one small drink like they're going to give
'em in Egypt, you botty would be tingling, Uncle Charlie."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Feb 1978GA3831.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/667Published caption: "Dad, if I told you a hippopotamus has just eaten Grandma's hat I
bet you wouldn't believe me."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1966GA2358.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/1313th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Sep 1959 - 31 Dec 1959GAAC0013.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/704Published caption: "All set for a fortnight's Wimbledon seige - Dad, Mum, Vera,
Grandma..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jun 1967GA2472.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/104Published caption: "Unconfirmed report that one of your jump-jets has made a direct hit
on Dad's cornflakes."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 May 1982GAA364489.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1621Published caption: "Dad, does Prince Philip's list include the gentlemen at the table
behind you?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1990GA5344.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1605Published caption: "Oh dear, they all left an hour ago - they thought they were staying
with you for Christmas."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1989GA5326.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3618Published caption: "Grandma! The French Premier swearing at Mrs. Thatcher does not mean
you can use that word in front of the children."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Feb 1988GA5156.jpg 
CG/2/5/285Published caption: "As a matter of fact that's EXACTLY what I said in front of the
children about their new Radio One."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Oct 1967GAP0285.jpg 
CG/2/5/708Published caption: "I gave them one of Dad's garage bills to play with"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 1970GAP0709.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3328Published caption: "No, I do not want to come and see Mr Jones's smashing new Jaguar XJ-SC
3.6!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Oct 1984GA4729.jpg 
CG/2/5/661"If any four-year old in this family won £25,000 I know into whose greedy little hands
it would soon pass"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1970GAP0662.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1365Published caption: "That's the kind of video nasty I'd ban from the home - two reels of
Grandma and Vera paddling in Benidorm"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Nov 1983GA4598.jpg 
CG/2/5/678Published caption: "I think he's nicer in the mornings since he gave up drinking."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Oct 1967GAP0679.jpg 
CG/2/5/681"Well how about that for a family who's been moaning for a month about too much World
Cup."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jul 1966GAP0682.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/221"Another one of Father's bright ideas - 'MUST visit a night club before we go back'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1948GA0292.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/96Published caption: "So Daddy suggested you bought me a nice new electric drill for
Mother's Day so he can make me some shelves."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Mar 1986GAA404980.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1258Published caption: "Fleet Street will give a bomb for this tape of what dad said when
Aunt Florrie phoned to say they were all coming to tea."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 May 1981GA4261.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/6Published caption: "Very well, Prime Minister - we'll see you round here about four p.m.
then we'll be able to explain your phase 3 to you."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Oct 1973GAA283399.jpg 
CG/2/5/586Published caption: "Unconfirmed report that one of your jump-jets has made a direct hit
on Dad's cornflakes."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 May 1982GAP0587.jpg 
GAN/1460Published caption: "Dad, if I told you a hippopotamus has just eaten Grandma's hat I
bet you wouldn't believe me."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1966GAN1515.jpg 
CG/2/5/595Published caption: "You've bought Grandma a WHAT for Christmas?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Dec 1980GAP0596.jpg 
GAN/1622Published caption: "I think he's nicer in the mornings since he gave up drinking."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Oct 1967GAN1683.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/116Published caption: "I gave them one of Dad's garage bills to play with"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 1970GAA243013.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/104"Isn't it lovely! Thanks to Gaitskell we'll all be able to come and stay with you for
Christmas."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 1948GAA030397.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/12/49Published caption: "Honey, will you kindly explain to you Mama that not every
top-sergeant at the Base is radioactive."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Mar 1958GAA121466.jpg 
GAN/1558"To think we didn't go to the seaside because of oil on the beaches."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 1967GAN1616.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/2/138Ho! Mother was going to have a new hat, everybody was going to have new boots - if
father's cert had won the Cambridgeshire.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Oct 1947GAA020290.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/13/68Published caption: "Here comes Father. Best case of 'Time-will-not-change-thee' I've
ever met."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 May 1959GAA131607.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/39Published caption: "As Grandma had a three-draw win I've just said a little prayer for
our postman in case the GPO didn't deliver her coupon."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Feb 1969GAA232812.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/92Published caption: "Vera, I think you've been doing a bit too much of this Daily Express
F-slimming plan!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 May 1982GAA364477.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/99"Well how about that for a family who's been moaning for a month about too much World
Cup."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jul 1966GAA202501.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/323No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Sep 1949GA0430.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/12/88Published caption: In view of the recent soaking we have had of World Series Football
on TV and radio, there will be no complaints from certain members of the family during the
next two weeks of Wimbledon tennis.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jun 1958GAA121505.jpg 
CG/2/5/697Published caption: "Dad - what's it worth if we don't tell Mum you've forgotten Mother's
Day?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Apr 1962GAP0698.jpg 
GAN/1974"If any four-year old in this family won £25,000 I know into whose greedy little hands
it would soon pass"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1970GAN2045.jpg 
GAN/2042Published caption: "I hope this is the last time Vera lets herself get talked into being
the front half of a cow for a Young Liberals' demonstration."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Nov 1970GAN2115.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1285Published caption: "Who's going to volunteer to tell Grandma that the delivery strike's been called off but Butch has eaten her Bingo page?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1982GA4347.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/118"They don't make them like they used to, mate."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 May 1985GAA394877.jpg 
GAN/1593Published caption: "All set for a fortnight's Wimbledon seige - Dad, Mum, Vera,
Grandma..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jun 1967GAN1653.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/12Published caption: "Apart from Idi Amin being kicked out of Queen's Tennis Club and
McEnroe taking over Uganda, anything else happen while we were away?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jul 1985GAA404896.jpg 
GAN/1428Published caption: "They're amusing themselves all right - altering Grandma's dresses to
seven inches above the knee."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Apr 1966GAN1483.jpg 
GAN/2001Published caption: "I gave them one of Dad's garage bills to play with"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 1970GAN2074.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1464Published caption: "That's the encouragement I like - According to the weatherman the wind has changed again so I'm wasting my time putting them in."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 May 1986GA4927.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/55Published caption: "I'm having a Bank-Holiday party - bring Harry, Georgie, Dickie, Punghi, Ronnie, Wilmer and the gang and ask Buggsie to bring his drums and Hi Fi with him."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1977GAA313820.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/66Published caption: "Put the doctor down, Grandma. He's come about Ernie's measles, not
to bump you off"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 May 1969GAA232839.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1590Published caption: "This isn't Dad - it's a straw-packed dummy!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 1989GA5291.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1351Published caption: "Remember the days when all the males in this house had a fortnight's moan if we switched Wimbledon on?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jun 1983GA4545.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/166Published caption: "If they give us an 11-hour day and a 4-day week, I suppose that means we're going to have everybody at home for a 24-hour day 3 days a week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Sep 1947GA0208.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/71"Didn't Dad have funny little legs when he was a scout"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 1982GAA364456.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/179Ho! Mother was going to have a new hat, everybody was going to have new boots - if father's
cert had won the Cambridgeshire.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Oct 1947GA0226.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1332Published caption: "We've got to sign an agreement that in the event of a future water shortage no way will they have to share a bath with Grandma"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jan 1983GA4491.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1920Published caption: "What's so special about Grandma's feet that she mustn't get oil on them
like everybody else?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 May 1969GA2693.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1734"You'd better agree to a 'cooling-off' period before you meet Bridget's latest boyfriend."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Apr 1972GA5777.jpg 
CG/1/5/57Limited edition colour print of Daily Express 1975 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1993GAPR0057.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/27Published caption: "Of course it's not a very good snap of you, Grandma - that's a snap of
the old harbour buoy on the end of the pier."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Aug 1983GAA384661.jpg 
GAN/1528"'Afternoon, Your Highness, 'afternoon, Lord Mountbatten, 'afternoon, Mr. Chichester -
so nice of you to come along to advise us on our choice of luxury cruiser."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1967GAN1585.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/120Published caption: "It's keep Chelsea out of Moscow or bye-bye Glasnost."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 May 1988GAA425254.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3482[published caption:] "If you're going to keep on about missing the punch-ups between
McEnroe and the umpires, we're glad you're not coming."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1986GA4946.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1629Published caption: "Butch, according to the vote everybody except the cat thinks it's
worth £20 a year to keep you on the road."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jul 1990GA5352.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2972Published caption: "No dear, Anna Ford's lucky - she can't see Daddy at breakfast time."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1980GA4216.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2652Published caption: "According to Grandma, she worked hard all her life; brought up 14
children on 10 shillings a week; did 12 hours a day down a mine; got a Karate Black Belt;
and she's very happy."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Sep 1977GA3764.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1266Published caption: "Too much sitting on their backsides watching Wimbledon, that's their
trouble."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jul 1981GA4283.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2879Published caption: "I don't think Auntie Esther meant her present to be worn OVER
your topcoat, Dad."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1979GA4079.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/39Published caption: "If you're planning on a new family car remember I shall be casting a vote"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Oct 1988GAA435298.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3127Published caption: "How do you get in touch with the people who banned those video horror
films?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Sep 1982GA4441.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2480Published caption: "Ahoy! You up the stern - you the skipper of this lot?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jan 1976GA3523.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1726"I must go down to the sea again, to the lonely sea and the sky..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jul 1952GA5738.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1541[published caption:] "I'd gladly give up decorating the living room so Vera could have
her new gold tooth."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 1988GA5150.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/3Published caption: "You'll have to take it off Grandma - Butch doesn't like it!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 1981GAA364388.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3725Published caption: "The new rule - we all bow out of the room walking backwards since
he's been made King in the Christmas play."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Dec 1989GA5325.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/12Published caption: "Grandma, can we have breakfast without your verdict on the Archer verdict?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 1987GAA425146.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3043Published caption: "Here's something to remove the burdens from your anxious minds, bid
your hopes to be confirmed, urge the inactive into battle, teach accomplishments - Honiton
beat Ashton at conkers."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Oct 1981GA4321.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1289"Didn't Dad have funny little legs when he was a scout"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 1982GA4358.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3217Published caption: "Of course it's not a very good snap of you, Grandma - that's a snap of the old harbour buoy on the end of the pier."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Aug 1983GA4571.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3243Published caption: "Now your Christmas computerised exterminator has blown the TV set,
can you make it find the matches sow we can mend the fuses?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 1983GA4608.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1269Published caption: "You'll have to take it off Grandma - Butch doesn't like it!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 1981GA4290.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1633Published caption: "She wrapped up in rugs just like the Mexicans do to keep cool. Now she
wants a hot water bottle because she's too cold."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Aug 1990GA5356.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2955Published caption: "Miss Potter in History taught us all they did was land over here and build good roads"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 1980GA4190.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3874"Let's have a change this Whitsun," says Father. "Let's go horse riding."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 May 1948GA5580.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1345Published caption: "If the Queen Mother's car made you late for lunch, you'd better write and ask Her to use another way home in future"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 May 1983GA4524.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/22Published caption: "The new rule - we all bow out of the room walking backwards since he's been made King in the Christmas play."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Dec 1989GAA445405.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/59Published caption: "Now your Christmas computerised exterminator has blown the TV set,
can you make it find the matches sow we can mend the fuses?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 1983GAA384694.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1522Published caption: "Grandma, can we have breakfast without your verdict on the Archer
verdict?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 1987GA5082.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3341Published caption: "Noel! I've just won a Christmas holiday for one in the Bahamas - plane leave tonight!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1984GA4745.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1466Published caption: "I AM NOT SHOUTING! I'm simply stating you're not taking me out for a Father's Day lunch in this!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jun 1986GA4938.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/747"I don't know why she's 'ollering. She's never sent a letter with a stamp on yet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Sep 1968GA2605.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1311Published caption: "He's been confined to the car for butting in with 'Sid Weighell's a
goodun' [sic] when Auntie Bertha was running on about Union bosses."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jul 1982GA4423.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3620Published caption: "Another excuse for not going on holiday - if they can get past the
Brigade of Guards how can we leave our house empty for two weeks."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Feb 1988GA5159.jpg 
GAN/2011"Nice thing when you can't get out to spend a penny without half a dozen lions coming at
you"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 1970GAN2084.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1626Published caption: "I think they're plotting to take you out to tea for Father's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jun 1990GA5349.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/74Published caption: "I can't think of anything this family wanted more than to win a pony."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 1955GAA091129.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/112"Somehow out Referendum Voters section seems to lack the enthusiasm of our Bay City
Rollers section."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1975GAA293630.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/650Published caption: "Grandma wasn't doing much for a New Year of Peace hollering 'Maim
the ref' all through the match yesterday, either."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1966GA2298.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1614Published caption: "Dad handed in his war medals in protest against the Poll Tax but
the Corporal told him to take them home and clean 'em up."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Mar 1990GA5337.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1916"Come now, it isn't as bad as all that. He didn't say you looked like them, he said
they looked like you."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1969GA2688.jpg 
CG/2/5/665Published caption: "Put the doctor down, Grandma. He's come about Ernie's measles, not
to bump you off"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 May 1969GAP0666.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/858Published caption: "Whatever makes you think George minded missing his first match of
the season to take us to see The Tales of Beatrix Potter, Auntie?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Aug 1971 - 16 Aug 1971GA2941.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/591Published caption: "That's your father - always looking on the bright side - 'Do we
realise that from today the nights start drawing in and we'll soon be thinking about
Christmas cards."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jun 1964GA2119.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/11/58"I for one ain't going to be around if Johnny Longden upsets your grandma's system."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jun 1954GAB0179.jpg 
CG/2/5/680'Faster everybody! Or we'll never get that Mini-Moke before the coupon ban.'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Oct 1967GAP0681.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3883Published caption: "So much for your economy plan -
'We'll-go-out-and-get-a-couple-of-pheasants-instead-of-paying-through-the-nose-for-a-turkey.'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Dec 1955GA5599.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/11/26Published caption: "Now what's the matter with 'em?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1948GAB0147.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1130Published caption: "That's his best yet for forgetting Mother's Day - this Arab gentleman
walked into the florists just in front of him and bought the lot."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Mar 1978GA3842.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/123Published caption: "I AM NOT SHOUTING! I'm simply stating you're not taking me out for
a Father's Day lunch in this!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jun 1986GAA405007.jpg 
GAN/99Published caption: Despite a lacking in enthusiasm for air travel by one member...and
Vera with one of her summer colds...the family got off to a flying start in search of a
holiday "away from it all."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Aug 1955GAN0101.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/21Published caption: "I bet he didn't buy those sugar meece because he likes them - he bought them because you don't get nicked for buying them on a Sunday."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Dec 1989GAA445404.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4343rd Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1989 - 31 Dec 1989GAAC0043.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/33Published caption: "This will put the NCVO report that Britain is a nation of Happy Families to the test - here comes Uncle Sidney and his happy breed."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Sep 1984GAA394792.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1058Published caption: "I don't have to remind you that the £ rose in stature at the closing of
the Market on Friday, thereby enabling you to cough-up a higher percentage than you did last
week."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jun 1976GA3583.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/33Published caption: "Relax! We haven't got to emigrate to the States after all. Tom and
Jerry have got a reprieve."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Dec 1972GAA273301.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/124Published caption: "There you are! You didn't think we would let you spend Father's Day
on your own."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jun 1985GAA394883.jpg 
GAN/1468Published caption: "You might try and LOOK pleased they've won a little pig."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Aug 1966GAN1523.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1502[published caption:] "It's the dawn chorus of smokers' coughs I shall miss the most."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Mar 1987GA5035.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1599Published caption: "We could put six in the sitting room, four in with Grandma, three in
with Vera..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jun 1989GA5304.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/84Published caption: "Another excuse for not going on holiday - if they can get past the
Brigade of Guards how can we leave our house empty for two weeks."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Feb 1988GAA425218.jpg 
GAN/731Published caption: "If you mutter 'Do you mean to say that cost four pounds nineteen
and eleven?' once more, I'm going home."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Apr 1961GAN0768.jpg 
GAN/902"Dad! Mum says come back and scratch out what you wrote in the Visitors' Book at once."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Aug 1962GAN0944.jpg 
GAN/2151"Whatever makes you think George minded missing his first match of
the season to take us to see The Tales of Beatrix Potter, Auntie?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Aug 1971 - 16 Aug 1971GAN2225.jpg 
GAN/459Published caption: "If they do put the day-to-day proceedings of the House of Commons
on television we shall be able to see what causes so many parliamentary reporst to be
followed by the phrase: "There was laughter."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Feb 1959GAN0488.jpg 
CG/1/2/1/1/8Published caption: "The new rule - we all bow out of the room walking backwards since he's been made King in the Christmas play." The unfinished artwork has two possible preliminary captions on it: 1. How long are we keeping up this bowing out of the room backward just because... 2. I'm not bowing out of the room backwards because he's been made a king in the school NativityGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 December 1989GA5860.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1290Published caption: "The Valentines Grandma sent to Ray Buckton and Sir Peter Parker -
they're charging her for sending obscene literature through the post."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Feb 1982GA4362.jpg 
CG/3/4/2/1/2/3/2Proof of book jacket for "The Giles Family" by Peter ToryGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1994 
CG/1/1/1/2569"I don't know who it is - we thought it was you."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1976GA3652.jpg 
26674Published caption: "That was a 42-footer with six Mercruiser 950 h.p. engines."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Aug 1974  
35782Published caption: "He's been confined to the car for butting in with 'Sid Weighell's a goodun' [sic] when Auntie Bertha was running on about Union bosses."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jul 198235782.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3898Published caption: "So much for father's idea that the children were old enough to go to
the Zoo by themselves this year."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1958GA5750.jpg 
CG/2/5/655"Whatever makes you think George minded missing his first match of
the season to take us to see The Tales of Beatrix Potter, Auntie?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Aug 1971 - 16 Aug 1971GAP0656.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/12Published caption: "For you, Einstein - as you were able to tell them England wasn't a
Pacific island in their Quiz last week, ITV want you to judge the Miss World contest tonight."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Nov 1959GAA141673.jpg 
CG/2/5/659[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Nov 1970GAP0660.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3901Published caption: Vera, go and tell our two Errol Flynns that we've found Grandma
and the last bus has been gone an hour."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 1952GA5755.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/101Published caption: "His excuse this year - it's against his principles to start on the lawn with our old unpatriotic Jap mower."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Apr 1987GAA415110.jpg 
GAN/1300"She always was a poor loser"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1965GAN1351.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/93Cartoon from 1989 R.N.L.I. Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 1990 - 30 Sep 1990GAA445476.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1630Published caption: "This Family Court charges you with unlawfully swigging Grandma's stout
through a straw."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1965GA2265.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/54"Do I detect a less fervent support of the train drivers' cause now that he can't get
to his team's away match because of no trains on Sunday?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Feb 1974GAA283447.jpg 
34006Published caption: "Finish making Grandma's Easter egg later and tell her breakfast is ready"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 198034006.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/9"The lengths some people will go in the hope of a cut if Grandma gets her pension raised."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Nov 1964GAA192285.jpg 
27556"Carol - suppose we ask your daddy to stop calling me Kojak?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Feb 197527556.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3177Published caption: "It's your dad - he's invited them to hold their duel on our lawn"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 1983GA4517.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/215"If this doesn't put paid to Anglo-American relationships, nothing will."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1948GA0283.jpg 
GAN/1833"Put the doctor down, Grandma. He's come about Ernie's measles, not to bump you off"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 May 1969GAN1899.jpg 
16607Published caption: "Lord Snowdon called and asked Vera to hatch out a Dodo egg."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Nov 196916607.jpg 
24175Published caption: "We know - you'd have to pay VAT if you bought one after Saturday"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Mar 197324175.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/24"O.K. How d'you like MY New Look."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Feb 1948GAA030317.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/72Published caption: "He couldn't have had much luck with football or the National yesterday - reckons his team ought to be conscripted to build a housing estate on the Aintree course."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Apr 1967GAA212597.jpg 
GAN/2398[Published caption:] "That wasn't a very nice thing to say, Grandma - 'About the weight of
his head.'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Sep 1973GAN2473.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/32"Flinging her £1 million about before she's won it - new hat!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Sep 1983GAA384666.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/28Published caption: "Grandma! Did you lock this lady's husband somewhere when he came to read the electricity meter? Answer yes or no."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 1970GAA253050.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/955Published caption: "Do you think it would infringe the principles of his three-day week if
he joined our seven-day week and let down a few balloons?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jan 1974GA3244.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/95Published caption: "Finish making Grandma's Easter egg later and tell her breakfast is ready"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1980GAA344232.jpg 
43825Published caption: "Hold tight on the BBC whoever axed her Kenneth Kendall!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 198143825.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/60Published caption: "Christmas comes but once a year - another fort for me and another
doll's cradle for you."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Dec 1985GAA404944.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/49"She monopolises racing and snooker on BBC and the soap operas on ITV but never puts a penny in the kitty for the licence."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Oct 1984GAA394808.jpg 
CG/2/5/679"Get in the queue if you want to take advantage of the new reduced
telephone charges to the United States."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Feb 1967GAP0680.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/15"I seem to remember a lot of brave talk this morning about not having a drink with the boys and coming home early to help us."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1947GAA030308.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1340Published caption: "I don't think Grandma likes your new boyfriend calling her a fair dinkum pom - her knuckles keep going white"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Mar 1983GA4512.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/3Published caption: "That 'Every Gardener's Handy Pruner' you gave dad for Father's Day
- he's in the nick for carrying an offensive weapon."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jun 1988GAA435262.jpg 
47176Published caption: "You've won two Daily Express prizes, Grandma - a ticket to play Steve Davis a frame of snooker and a Princess Diana dress to go in."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Apr 198547176.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/11/59"Today's the Ides of March."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Mar 1957GAA111357.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/1Published caption: "Don't blame us - it's your darn Grandma making the landlady open every tin and food packet in the kitchen for inspection."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jul 1989GAA445384.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/12/76Published caption: "So much for father's idea that the children were old enough to go to the Zoo by themselves this year."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1958GAA121493.jpg 
GAN/1233"It's your fault - you said let's buy Grandma some tights for Christmas for a joke."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1964GAN1281.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1456Published caption: "So Daddy suggested you bought me a nice new electric drill for Mother's Day so he can make me some shelves."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Mar 1986GA4910.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1215Published caption: "Flaming June."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jun 1960GA1668.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/1/71/1Cartoon of the Giles family on front cover of booklet 'Happy Families?', published by the Study Commission On The FamilyGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)September 1980GAPC0262.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/51Published caption: "You, of course, had to be different. You had to go and pick the Judge up by his ears."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 1968GAA222700.jpg 
GAN/622Published caption: "You tell him he'll have to wait."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1960GAN0657.jpg 
GAN/1180Published caption: "Chuck was explaining to Grandma that her dislike of Goldwater is
based on her failure to understand that the Americans run their political life in their own
way, and not to please others"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jul 1964GAN1227.jpg 
GAN/1784Published caption: "Dad - Mum says can't we go a bit faster. Vera's worried about the
Sunday Express birthday cake in the oven."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Dec 1968GAN1849.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/966Published caption: "I think Father likes your new boyfriend, he's letting him help with
some land reclamation."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Apr 1974GA3274.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/1/35/2Detail of Giles cartoon on page 25 of the Leeds University students rag mag 'Tyke', with caption: "Now blessed is he who leads a country life, Unvexed with anxious cares, and void of strife." - DrydenGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1962GAPC0359.jpg 
35830"Remember last night? 1983 is going to be different - we're all going to live like they do in The Good Life on TV."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jan 198335830.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1301Published caption: "Call dad and remind him he arranged last night to go on the Great
Marathon Race this morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 May 1982GA4395.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/96[published caption:] "The faster they step up the Peace Talks, the faster he digs."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Mar 1987GAA415105.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/831Published caption: "Grandma! Did you lock this lady's husband somewhere when he came to
read the electricity meter? Answer yes or no."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 1970GA2859.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1181Published caption: "Michael's going to sing you a little ditty he wrote for Fathers'
Day."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jun 1979GA4011.jpg 
GAN/2059Published caption: "In view of his team being knocked out of the Cup yesterday, for
goodness sake let him win."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1971GAN2132.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/76"Carol - suppose we ask your daddy to stop calling me Kojak?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Feb 1975GAA293594.jpg 
CG/2/5/590Published caption: "Mind the new lawnmower - dad couldn't decide between a ride on
air-cushioned or cylinder type"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Mar 1982GAP0591.jpg 
GAN/1555Published caption: "Every year I hope he'll forget it, but every year someone like Sir
Francis Chichester makes the headlines."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1967GAN1612.jpg 
GAN/1858"Kindly inform your mother that Earth Man is home and wants his tea"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1969GAN1924.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/32Cartoon from 1987 Daily Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1991GAA455596.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/32Published caption: "I'd believe the theory that once you've ridden a bike you can always
ride a bike if everybody wouldn't keep saying 'Cheerio'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 1973GAA283425.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1017Published caption: "You forgot the golden rule of Father's Day always let him win."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jun 1975GA3444.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2006Published caption: "I gave them one of Dad's garage bills to play with"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 1970GA2828.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1244Published caption: "'Soon as the shops open after Christmas back goes the damn parrot.'
Not so, says the parrot".
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1980GA4215.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/6Published caption: "George, do the SAS take on private rescue jobs?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Aug 1981GAA364391.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/24Published caption: "She'll give you 'Sportsman of the Year' if you miss."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Nov 1972GAA273292.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3710Published caption: "Don't blame us - it's your darn Grandma making the landlady open every
tin and food packet in the kitchen for inspection."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jul 1989GA5310.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/118Published caption: "I bet she didn't know her umbrella handle was made of ivory"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jun 1989GAA435377.jpg 
01481"What's he glaring at me for? I said 'Pardon'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jul 196201481.jpg 
26462Published caption: "You know how it is - 'If Rosewall can reach the finals at Wimbledon at his age...'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Jul 197426462.jpg 
28491[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Sep 197528491.jpg 
44811Published caption: "Lord, whatever he taxes, please let him tax all transistor radios out of existence"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Mar 198244811.jpg 
18368"I love it! Everytime a Princess or a Prime Minister comes past - 'You can't sit there like that, put a collar and tie on at once!'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Aug 197018368.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/107Published caption: "You might try and LOOK pleased they've won a little pig."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Aug 1966GAA202509.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/40[Annual caption:] "I might have known that this family could not go to a boat show and just look at boats."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jan 1955GAA091095.jpg 
15485Published caption: "What's so special about Grandma's feet that she mustn't get oil on them like everybody else?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 May 196915485.jpg 
22043Published caption: "Dad, I forgot to tell you I asked my friend's people to lunch as they've got a power cut."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Feb 197222043.jpg 
34987Published caption: "If you wish to remain a permanent member of this family - no politics or religion!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Feb 198134987.jpg 
40830Published caption: "Grandma! The French Premier swearing at Mrs. Thatcher does not mean you can use that word in front of the children."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Feb 198840830.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/306"I'm going to write to that Daily Express about their Air Pageants."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jul 1949GA0410.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/612"It's your fault - you said let's buy Grandma some tights for Christmas for a joke."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1964GA2186.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/94"I preferred the news on the radio and TV - they forget it in five minutes. With newspapers they've still got the evidence." (Postscript to the newspaper strike)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1970GAA242991.jpg 
34783"'Soon as the shops open after Christmas back goes the damn parrot.' Not so, says the parrot".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 198034783.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1392Published caption: "He's stalling! That's the tenth call to check if there's any chance of the dock strike spreading to London Airport."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jul 1984GA4689.jpg 
CG/2/5/669[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Sep 1968GAP0670.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/950Encore Calypso by Grandma Giles -Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Apr 1957GA1299.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/20Front cover artwork for the 37th Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1983 - 31 Dec 1983GA5716.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/29Back cover artwork for the 42nd Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1988 - 31 Dec 1988GA5719.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1285No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jul 1961GA1773.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/67Published caption: "He's never nipped anyone before - he probably thought you were going to
mug him."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1985GAA404951.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/43Daily Express 1988 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1988GAC0029.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/1Published caption: "I hope the Prime Minister makes a better job of her carving than
your father."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jun 1983GAA384635.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2422"Somehow out Referendum Voters section seems to lack the enthusiasm of our Bay City
Rollers section."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1975GA3439.jpg 
CG/2/5/1403"Here we are George - tickets for Silverstone. Pick you all up 2 a.m. Saturday
morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Apr 1967GAP2154.jpg 
GAN/301Published caption: "They've got a point there, Taffy - Christmas Eve is a nice time to come
home and say we've forgotten the turkey."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1957GAN0317.jpg 
GAN/1985"I preferred the news on the radio and TV - they forget it in five minutes. With newspapers
they've still got the evidence." (Postscript to the newspaper strike)
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1970GAN2056.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/11/3Published caption: "She's not as pretty as the waitress who served us at the Food
Fair".
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 1956GAA111299.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/10Published caption: "He's stalling! That's the tenth call to check if there's any chance of
the dock strike spreading to London Airport."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jul 1984GAA394769.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/26Front cover artwork for the 40th Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1986 - 31 Dec 1986GA5730A.jpg 
CG/1/5/46Colour print of 1974 Daily Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGAPR0046.jpg 
GAN/1618Published caption: "As a matter of fact that's EXACTLY what I said in front of the
children about their new Radio One."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Oct 1967GAN1679.jpg 
GAN/2311Published caption: "Relax! We haven't got to emigrate to the States after all. Tom and
Jerry have got a reprieve."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Dec 1972GAN2386.jpg 
25211Published caption: "Why isn't George fighting at the Front, George, why aren't you fighting at the front?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Oct 197325211.jpg 
26575"You know how it goes - 'If Reg Harris can do it at his age...'!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jul 197426575.jpg 
25704"Do I detect a less fervent support of the train drivers' cause now that he can't get to his team's away match because of no trains on Sunday?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Feb 197425704.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/10"Off transistors! Nothing puts Grandma in her let's-hang-everybody mood quicker than Wonderful Radio One."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Oct 1971GAA263157.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/26"It's your fault - you said let's buy Grandma some tights for Christmas for a joke."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1964GAA192302.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/886Published caption: "As that last smashing forehand drive lands in the far corner to bring him victory he leaps nimbly over the net to shake the hand of his opponent - Oh dear! His toe has just tipped the net..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jun 1956GA1205.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/36No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1971GAA263183.jpg 
27481Published caption: "Typical constructive summing up of the Tory dilemma - if she was Ted she'd shove off on a boat and let 'em all stew."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Feb 197527481.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/8Published caption: "Perhaps if we buy someone a pumpkin and a fairy wand for Christmas
we'll hear less about his basic petrol he hasn't got."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Dec 1947GAA030300.jpg 
29937"Well, he did run on a bit to your dad about the old boys moving over to make jobs for the younger ones."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Sep 197629937.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/109"When I said she's a bit wide across the beam I didn't mean you, you old faggot."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1965GAA192385.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/121Published caption: "Michael's going to sing you a little ditty he wrote for Fathers' Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jun 1979GAA334135.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/65Published caption: "Every year I hope he'll forget it, but every year someone like Sir Francis Chichester makes the headlines."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1967GAA212589.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/86Published caption: "Dad, why is Grandma rewriting Land of Hope and Glory? She always belts it out louder than anyone else."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Sep 1990GAA445469.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/54Published caption: "Good morning, Dad. The aunts say as you've got ten days off for Christmas they can stay another week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1976GAA313819.jpg 
11897"Purely in the interest of power economy, Segovia - purely in the interest of power economy."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 196711897.jpg 
36776Published caption: "You won't let Dad take you to school dressed like that? Last night you were arguing that Boy George was the norm!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Apr 198436776.jpg 
31763Published caption: "If you get forty lashes for one small drink like they're going to give 'em in Egypt, you botty would be tingling, Uncle Charlie."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Feb 197831763.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3855Published caption: "Grandma isn't going to like you topping your goldfish up with her gin to save water. Nor is the Government Drink-Drive Committee."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Apr 1976GA5550.jpg 
43157Published caption: "I reckon Granma drank the Thames and Clyde put together before TV was invented."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Mar 198543157.jpg 
32155Published caption: "Let there be no moaning at the bar when our Wimbledon fortnight comes round."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Jun 197832155.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/85Published caption: "If you get forty lashes for one small drink like they're going to give
'em in Egypt, you botty would be tingling, Uncle Charlie."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Feb 1978GAA323974.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/82Published caption: "Vera thinks she's helping the BBC save its £130 million by not switching it on."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Mar 1980GAA344219.jpg 
GAN/892"What's he glaring at me for? I said 'Pardon'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jul 1962GAN0934.jpg 
CG/2/5/620"I know I booked a two-week Round-Britain-Tour - but I didn't say anything about me going"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jul 1975GAP0621.jpg 
GAN/1548"And to think we stop people coming into the country because they've got
a few undesirable friends."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Feb 1967GAN1605.jpg 
35500Published caption: "Here's something to remove the burdens from your anxious minds, bid your hopes to be confirmed, urge the inactive into battle, teach accomplishments - Honiton beat Ashton at conkers."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Oct 198135500.jpg 
35417Published caption: "You'll have to take it off Grandma - Butch doesn't like it!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 198135417.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/100Published caption: "Out come the old '39-'45 war jokes - 'If you want to help our boys you should send those socks to the enemy'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Apr 1982GAA364485.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/95Cartoon from 1987 R.N.L.I. Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 1990 - 30 Sep 1990GAA445478.jpg 
34842"Grandma is playing 'Statue of Liberty' not 'Hitch-Hiker's Guide to the Galaxy!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jan 198134842.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/72Published caption: "Ahoy! You up the stern - you the skipper of this lot?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jan 1976GAA303713.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/118Published caption: "Anybody taking the minutes of this top-level conference?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Sep 1966GAA202520.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1969Published caption: "That puts Grandma bang on target."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jan 1970GA2770.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/122Published caption: "Dad's been listening to too much McEnroe and Prince Charles."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jul 1989GAA435381.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Aug 1950 - 31 Dec 1950GAAC0004.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3025Published caption: "George, do the SAS take on private rescue jobs?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Aug 1981GA4295.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3737th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Jun 1983 - 31 Dec 1983GAAC0037.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/101Published caption: "There goes the Mother's Day cake we baked for Grandma."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Apr 1984GAA384736.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/21[published caption:] "I wish Dad wouldn't be so pro-Botham in front of the children."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Aug 1986GAA415030.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/60"This is the part I like about their New Look. Ironing day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Mar 1948GA0258.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2266Published caption: "Why isn't George fighting at the Front, George, why aren't you
fighting at the front?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Oct 1973GA3212.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/46Published caption: "No, I do not want to come and see Mr Jones's smashing new Jaguar XJ-SC
3.6!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Oct 1984GAA394805.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/834Published caption: "In view of his team being knocked out of the Cup yesterday, for
goodness sake let him win."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1971GA2868.jpg 
CG/2/5/27Published caption: "And I tell you I distinctly remember putting my bike in here last
year!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1987GAP0027.jpg 
CG/2/5/577"They don't make them like they used to, mate."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 May 1985GAP0578.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/101958 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1958GAC0090.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/967Published caption: "As a matter of fact I did read that a doctors' journal said that
swearing is good for you - but not that good."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 1974GA3277.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/84"It is the easiest thing in the world for a child to detect that you're
not really listening to him." ... Marriage Guidance Council. Especially if they can see your
ear-plugs.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 1969GAA232857.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1232Published caption: "If that spanner lands on Grandma's nut you'll get more than a nuclear
explosion"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Sep 1980GA4178.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/81Published caption: "As a matter of fact I did read that a doctors' journal said that
swearing is good for you - but not that good."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 1974GAA283474.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1572Published caption: "Stand by for some real fireworks - Grandma's just found what's left
of her hat you used on the guy"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Nov 1988GA5241.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1624Published caption: "Dad, why does the vicar preach to us that smoking and cars are
destroying the world - then ends up with 'world without end, Amen'?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 May 1990GA5347.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/38"'Afternoon, Your Highness, 'afternoon, Lord Mountbatten, 'afternoon, Mr. Chichester -
so nice of you to come along to advise us on our choice of luxury cruiser."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1967GAA212562.jpg 
CG/2/5/1230Published caption: "There you are! You didn't think we would let you spend Father's Day
on your own."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jun 1985GAP1536.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/227Published caption: "Now what's the matter with 'em?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1948GA0301.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3711"Keep your voice down, Grandma - the Colonel heard your remark: 'You don't mean to tell me
the South Africans actually pay money for our cricketers'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Aug 1989GA5311.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3714Published caption: "Mum can't find your tin hat, but she doesn't think you'll meet with a
lot of flak between here and the pub."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 1989GA5314.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/124[Published caption:] "What do you mean - 'On you feet, everyone or we'll be late for
the game!' We arranged this picnic before we even knew they'd be playing."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 1986GAA405008.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/64Published caption: "Can you imagine what she'd have said if I'd said no she couldn't have a go at my hang-glider?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1978GAA334078.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/74[published caption:] "I'd gladly give up decorating the living room so Vera could have
her new gold tooth."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 1988GAA425208.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3734Published caption: "With the 30's the family began to grow, George aving got himself an intellectual wife, whom we know as Vera, and a son, on the floor on the left, also called George. Father is called George, nearly everybody is called George, come to that."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1950GA5391.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/25Back cover artwork for the 40th Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1986 - 31 Dec 1986GA5730.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/925Published caption: "Thank little Olga for taking their minds off football."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1973GA3154.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/66Published caption: "Butch, according to the vote everybody except the cat thinks it's worth £20 a year to keep you on the road."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jul 1990GAA445449.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/20"But, Vera, You'd no right to let the gentleman sell you an hydraulic press."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 1949GAA040452.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/7Cover artwork for the 13th Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1959 - 31 Dec 1959GA5732.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/62"Put the kettle on, Mother - Dad's brought home some gentlemen to discuss the election date."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Oct 1949GAA040495.jpg 
14924"Welcome to our Sunday Entertainments Department - Soames Forsyte kicks the bucket tonight"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Mar 196914924.jpg 
18185Published caption: "Bang - how about that? In her day a couple of gunboats would have stopped this Mao keeping us out of the Common Market."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jan 196718185.jpg 
CG/2/5/647Published caption: "Attention everybody - new cause for tears. Billy Smart's Circus coming off the road."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Feb 1972GAP0648.jpg 
26698Published caption: "If it's not Jeremy Thorpe trying another stunt who is it?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 197426698.jpg 
24401Published caption: "Thank little Olga for taking their minds off football."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 197324401.jpg 
25606Published caption: "You're good boys to think of paper saving, but I don't think daddy will like you cutting up his paper before he's read it."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jan 197425606.jpg 
35650Published caption: "Here come three of my good reasons for bringing back hanging."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Mar 198235650.jpg 
35584Published caption: "No problem - he'll come out in the Land Rover and tow you home - only eight miles from here, you said?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jan 198235584.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/442Published caption: "Here comes Sis's young man on a LOVELY NEW MOTOR-BIKE!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Mar 1951GA0605.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/282Published caption: "But I don't WANT my photograph taken for the Friendly Father contest."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Apr 1949GA0378.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/184"If 4,298,700 tons of coal in one week isn't a good enough exuse to celebrate and buy myself a new hat, what is?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Dec 1947GA0235.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1467[Published caption:] "What do you mean - 'On you feet, everyone or we'll be late for the game!' We arranged this picnic before we even knew they'd be playing."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 1986GA4941.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/216Published caption: "That's handy...you've left the iron on, Vera's glasses gone overboard, and grandma's sulking because they don't sell bulls'-eyes in the Queen Mary."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jun 1948GA0284.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/228"Well, folks - when we arrived from England, Wally pointed out that there were other things in America besides skyscrapers".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Aug 1948GA0302.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/475Published caption: The Giles family left this morning (weather permitting or not) by caravan for its holiday.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Aug 1951GA0647.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1049Published caption: "Just think Dad, if Alexander Graham Bell hadn't invented the telephone a hundred years ago today Auntie Bertha wouldn't be able to phone us to say they're all coming to tea this afternoon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Mar 1976GA3552.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3799Published caption: "Mum! That man's thrown all our toffee and oranges out of the window."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jul 1951GA5466.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/2727th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Sep 1973 - 31 Dec 1973GAAC0027.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4242nd Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1988 - 31 Dec 1988GAAC0042.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/78Published caption: "Dad, I've just counted up - we've got six more people than we've got in
the family"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Feb 1983GAA374587.jpg 
02169"Ask ourselves - what are we, as repsonsible citizens, doing to ease the tension in Berlin?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 196202169.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1350Published caption: "I hope the Prime Minister makes a better job of her carving than your father."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jun 1983GA4542.jpg 
CG/2/5/687"It wasn't the power cut - I just switched the light off"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jan 1963GAP0688.jpg 
CG/1/1/4/8Artwork for 1987 Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Dec 1987 - 31 Dec 1987GA5683.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2984Published caption: "If you wish to remain a permanent member of this family - no politics
or religion!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Feb 1981GA4234.jpg 
GAN/81[Annual caption:] "I might have known that this family could not go to a boat show and just
look at boats."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jan 1955GAN0082.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2737Published caption: "Let there be no moaning at the bar when our Wimbledon fortnight comes
round."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Jun 1978GA3877.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/2/124Published caption: "It's a bit late to keep telling Father you've known all along he'd
have to pull his socks up sooner or later."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Aug 1947GAA020276.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/79"Well, folks - when we arrived from England, Wally pointed out that there were other
things in America besides skyscrapers".
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Aug 1948GAA030372.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/793Published caption: "They're not ours, actually - a man gave us a lift in his fish lorry."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1955GA1078.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/65Published caption: "Hold tight, Dad - someone's just found a pre-Christmas sale ticket on that bed jacket you gave her."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1986GAA415074.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/48/36[Published caption:] "Softening up His Lordship as his team was clobbered yesterday before
we remind him Auntie Milly has arrived for the week."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Aug 1972GAA485573.jpg 
GAN/1764Published caption: "Grandma heard him say she was probably belting out 'O Valiant
Hearts' during the Crimean War"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Nov 1968GAN1829.jpg 
GAN/1782Published caption: "They're signing a two-day truce with Grandma. They won't play any
Christmas jokes on her if she promises she won't sing"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1968GAN1847.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/29"Nothing to do with the Olympic Games - they're in training to get back to work in the
Daily Express next week."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Sep 1988GAA435288.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2195Published caption: "Relax! We haven't got to emigrate to the States after all. Tom and
Jerry have got a reprieve."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Dec 1972GA3103.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/626Published caption: "I think we ought to have asked Mrs. Jones if she minds us leaving our space-ship in her garden while we are away." THE GILES FAMILY left today in the mobile studio for Silverstone. They will be sending their annual report of life in the pits and a vague coverage of the Daily Express International Trophy Race.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1953GA0855.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/19Published caption: "Remember the hysterical laughter when I said 'Do we want to take
our rain coats'?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Aug 1976GAA313784.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3449Published caption: "10 Downing Street say they will give Grandma a knighthood if she will lay off politics for five minutes so we can have a nap."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1986GA4898.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/84"Despite the fact that Grandma's corns were giving her what-ho this morning there will be brilliant sunshine everywhere." (Meteorological report.)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jun 1954GAA081018.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3345Published caption: "Hoots everybody! Grandma and her sister are back from their Over Sixties Hogmanay party."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1984GA4750.jpg 
35663"But when the blast of war blows in our ears ... Stiffen the sinews, Summon up the blood ... Clear out the old air-raid shelter ... "Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Apr 198235663.jpg 
07192"She always was a poor loser"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 196507192.jpg 
29371"Grandma isn't going to like you topping your goldfish up with her gin to save water. Nor is the Government Drink-Drive Committee."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Apr 197629371.jpg 
35192"I thought you might have put up a prayer of thanksgiving for the salvation of poor Mr. Biggs."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Apr 198135192.jpg 
36152"I wish Dad wouldn't be so pro-Botham in front of the children."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Aug 198636152.jpg 
25398"As the Good Book tells us '... he heapeth up riches, and knoweth not who shall gather them'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Nov 197325398.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/118"This Family Court charges you with unlawfully swigging Grandma's stout
through a straw."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1965GAA192394.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/683Published caption: "Come in, Robbie Burns - we've only been waiting an hour and a half to
sing Auld Lang Syne."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1967GA2411.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/161"It says here that when your teacher explained that the Nations of the World were striving in unity towards a glorious Peace, you emitted a long, low rumbling noise resembling the sound 'Burrrrrrrp'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1947GA0199.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/10/87Published caption: "As that last smashing forehand drive lands in the far corner to
bring him victory he leaps nimbly over the net to shake the hand of his opponent - Oh dear!
His toe has just tipped the net..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jun 1956GAA101270.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/595Published caption: "Wasn't it kind of those clowns to find us a nice quiet place for tea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Dec 1952GA0807.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/848Published caption: "I had a rough idea who'd be doing the yachting if we bought one."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jan 1956GA1151.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1738Published caption: "Get in the queue if you want to take advantage of the new reduced
telephone charges to the United States."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Feb 1967GA2422.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1393Published caption: "Whatever will they think of next?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Oct 1962GA1924.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2247[Published caption:] "Grandma says yes, she did read the long-range weather forecast for a 'hot, sunny August.' That's why she bought that outfit."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Aug 1973GA3186.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/123"Dad's getting on well with the neighbours, Mum." (New Forest)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Sep 1951GAA050693.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/62Published caption: "Giving the police extra powers doesn't entitle their new copper
boyfriends to monopolise my electric Highway Patrol!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jan 1981GAA354322.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/31Published caption: "It's real water, Dad. Grandma's blowing bubbles."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jan 1961GAA151815.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/58Mother's Day. Give her a rest from cooking - take her out for a picnic.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Mar 1960GAA141719.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/6/45Published caption: "And only last night Dad was saying whatever the Budget result
things couldn't get much worse."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Mar 1952GAA060740.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/57/4"You don't encourage your Dad very much, telling him that's more than he's scored in his whole life". Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)[8 May 1988]GAPC0279.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/44Published caption: "We'll change the station - Auntie Vi wants to see her Christmas family videos."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Apr 1990GAA445427.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/109Published caption: "Nice letter from a reader before we left - 'Hope you all have a
pleasant holiday. If you get to Land's End keep going straight on.'" (Herts)
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Aug 1951GAA050679.jpg 
CG/1/2/2/11Mock up for a 400 piece jigsaw puzzle box to be made by Hestair PuzzlesGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)UndatedGAX00031.jpg 
15937"Kindly inform your mother that Earth Man is home and wants his tea"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 196915937.jpg 
10593"Get in the queue if you want to take advantage of the new reduced telephone charges to the United States."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Feb 196710593.jpg 
25596Published caption: "That's Grandma's SOS for the day - good night party political broadcast."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jan 197425596.jpg 
14206Published caption: "Grandma heard him say she was probably belting out 'O Valiant Hearts' during the Crimean War"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Nov 196814206.jpg 
15308"Put the doctor down, Grandma. He's come about Ernie's measles, not to bump you off"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 May 196915308.jpg 
18348Published caption: "I gave them one of Dad's garage bills to play with"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 197018348.jpg 
19342Published caption: "In view of his team being knocked out of the Cup yesterday, for goodness sake let him win."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 197119342.jpg 
19355Published caption: "Ahoy there, Mummy - The Press Gang's here to take you to the Boat Show."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 197119355.jpg 
22364"You'd better agree to a 'cooling-off' period before you meet Bridget's latest boyfriend."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Apr 197222364.jpg 
21033"I think it's a lovely name for a boy. But I still can't see why they have to christen it on the day of our last match of the season."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Sep 197121033.jpg 
24493Published caption: "Genuine Top of the Pops or not - thirty-three times without a break is enough"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 May 197324493.jpg 
45455Published caption: "No, I do not want to come and see Mr Jones's smashing new Jaguar XJ-SC 3.6!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Oct 198445455.jpg 
42840"Whoa there! We warned you if you went for over 100,000 Telecom shares you might end up with none!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Dec 198442840.jpg 
30234"You'll have to find somewhere safer than the top of the cupboard to hide the presents - they've found Dad's."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Dec 197630234.jpg 
28883Published caption: "They're voting what to call Grandma after the Sex Discrimination Act begins tomorrow - 'Jaws' or Sir'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 197528883.jpg 
34791Published caption: "No dear, Anna Ford's lucky - she can't see Daddy at breakfast time."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 198034791.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/34"Right - on the show of hands the turkey get a reprieve - one of you go to the shop and get six large tins of corn beef."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1991GAA455598.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/105"We've entered Grandma for 'It's a Knockout.' Give us a hand to get her up."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1978GAA323994.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1038Published caption: "Honey, will you kindly explain to you Mama that not every top-sergeant at the Base is radioactive."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Mar 1958GA1417.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/115Published caption: "Hurry up, Mr Marathon - the other 20,141 left twenty minutes ago."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 May 1984GAA384750.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/125"I think it's a lovely name for a boy. But I still can't see why they have to christen
it on the day of our last match of the season."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Sep 1971GAA253147.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/81"If the French don't want our lamb why don't we tell them we won't let them have any?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Apr 1990GAA445464.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2007[Published caption:] "A particle of clothing was taken from the Chancellor of the Exchequer today. Police are looking for a rather shaggy airedale, seen leaving No. 11 Downing street, who they think may be able to help with their inquiries."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Aug 1970GA2830.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/38"Father, dear, let's be honest - let's admit that we haven't the call of the sea in our veins."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jul 1949GAA040470.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/43Cartoon from 1974 Daily Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1991GAA455607.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/113"The application for your husband to join Bob Geldof's 'Run the World' race definitely came from this address."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 May 1986GAA404997.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/46"What happened to your resolution not to set elephant traps for Grandma in 1951?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jan 1951GAA050616.jpg 
GAN/2364Published caption: "Genuine Top of the Pops or not - thirty-three times without a break is
enough"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 May 1973GAN2439.jpg 
GAN/908"Ask ourselves - what are we, as repsonsible citizens, doing to ease the tension in
Berlin?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1962GAN0950.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/109"If the Queen Mother's car made you late for lunch, you'd better
write and ask Her to use another way home in future"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 May 1983GAA374618.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1279Published caption: "That's what I like - HE can't watch black and white TV since he's seen
the coloured TV demonstration."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 May 1961GA1762.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/72[published caption:] "Every year we're not going to have this lark again - we're going to make our own snowplough. He's off to start one right now."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jan 1988GAA425206.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/24Published caption: "Grandma wasn't doing much for a New Year of Peace hollering 'Maim the ref' all through the match yesterday, either."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1966GAA202425.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/89Published caption: "Which show did you say Bridget's new boy friend would have been on but for the TV strike - Eurovision or the Muppets?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Mar 1979GAA334103.jpg 
10396"Come in, Robbie Burns - we've only been waiting an hour and a half to sing Auld Lang Syne."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 196710396.jpg 
15795"Another marked difference between the Royal Family film and ours is they manage to get the top of their heads in for a start"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jul 196915795.jpg 
27136"'George', I said, 'Christmas Eve. What better time to ask our new neighbours round for a drink and meet Mummy'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 197427136.jpg 
25252Published caption: "Never mind the potted plants - where's me telegram from the Queen?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 197325252.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/17Published caption: "That was a 42-footer with six Mercruiser 950 h.p. engines."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Aug 1974GAA293533.jpg 
33324Published caption: "Hear that, everybody? If some of you don't start enjoying yourselves Father won't bring us again next year"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 197933324.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2349Published caption: "That was a 42-footer with six Mercruiser 950 h.p. engines."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Aug 1974GA3332.jpg 
29723Published caption: "Thank goodness he didn't win - we'd never have got him up on the top one"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jul 197629723.jpg 
29513Published caption: "Tread softly, everyone, the £ has sure fallen to a new low in this house - their Derby cert came in fifth"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 197629513.jpg 
46410"Nothing to do with the Olympic Games - they're in training to get back to work in the Daily Express next week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Sep 198846410.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/71Published caption: "As usual, the one who's doing the most hollering is the one who's
never put a penny in the TV licence box in her life."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 1975GAA293588.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1218Published caption: " How many of you playing this Christine Truman match this afternoon?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1960GA1671.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1695Published caption: "Now say Sorry to Teddy for knocking him off the table - it's not his
fault we've got another crisis."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jul 1966GA2359.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/33Published caption: "I thought you were going to tackle Grandma about paying her own poll tax."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Feb 1990GAA445416.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/67Published caption: "They're amusing themselves all right - altering Grandma's dresses to seven inches above the knee."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Apr 1966GAA202469.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3789Published caption: The family returned to England today. The U.S.A. have since recovered.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Aug 1948GA5456.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/101"What's the betting Aintree doesn't see a penny of it?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Apr 1983GAA374610.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/11Published caption: "That leaves you Butch or Grandma."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Aug 1975GAA303652.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/118"And this comment from your music teacher - 'I hope your boy enjoys his holiday as much as I'm going to enjoy mine'..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jul 1968GAA222767.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/108"I'll tell you what I think about Bank Holidays by the sea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 May 1975GAA293626.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/88[published caption:] "It's the dawn chorus of smokers' coughs I shall miss the most."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Mar 1987GAA415097.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/293no captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 May 1949GA0395.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/45Tea tray with a colour print of a Giles cartoon featuring a picnicUndatedGAX00016.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3389Published caption: "There you are! You didn't think we would let you spend Father's Day on your own."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jun 1985GA4814.jpg 
06365"The lengths some people will go in the hope of a cut if Grandma gets her pension raised."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Nov 196406365.jpg 
45068Published caption: "First! You can forget Express stories about the changing face of seaside landladies - this one hasn't"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Aug 198445068.jpg 
45273Published caption: "There are enough sitting down for meals in this house without your four jury bodyguards"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 198245273.jpg 
GAN/1527"Come in, Robbie Burns - we've only been waiting an hour and a half to
sing Auld Lang Syne."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1967GAN1584.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3878Published caption: "If we sell all our best planes to America and they send 'em back to
bases in England, I reckon that's good business."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Sep 1952GA5586.jpg 
30618"I didn't say I hadn't got any confidence in any of 'em - my puppet said he hadn't got any confidence in any of 'em."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Mar 197730618.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/78Published caption: "Now what's the matter with 'em?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1948GAA030371.jpg 
CG/2/5/695"Ask ourselves - what are we, as repsonsible citizens, doing to ease the tension in
Berlin?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1962GAP0696.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/57Published caption: "That's handy...you've left the iron on, Vera's glasses gone overboard,
and grandma's sulking because they don't sell bulls'-eyes in the Queen Mary."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jun 1948GAA030350.jpg 
47223Published caption: "Now your Christmas computerised exterminator has blown the TV set, can you make it find the matches sow we can mend the fuses?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 198347223.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/462Published caption: "This type of craft, sir, is very simple to handle - fome the look of things it need be." (Norfolk Broads)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Jun 1951GA0629.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/367"Before we start - someone can get it into his head that we are not going to have a running commentary of his adventures in France during World War I." / "So far George's immaculate French has got us frogs' legs every time we've ordered steak and chips." / "You English?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 May 1950GA0499.jpg 
05622"I'm all for the Russians refusing to play the South Africans - a few hours less of bonk, bonk, thirteigh forteigh."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jun 196405622.jpg 
32001Published caption: "Ahoy! You up the stern - you the skipper of this lot?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jan 197632001.jpg 
23713"Like with P & O, there are going to be some complaints from half the passengers on this cruise when we get home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jan 197323713.jpg 
30372Published caption: "Wakey, wakey! D-Day!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jan 197730372.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/79Published caption: "In the fever and excitement of yesterday's F.A. quarter finals, I
hope you all remembered the Mother's Day flowers."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Mar 1975GAA293597.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/328"I suppose you've all heard they're going to build a uranium factory at the end of our street."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Sep 1949GA0436.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/5Published caption: "Now they'll all be wanting one of their own - and I know who'll be head stable girl after a couple of weeks."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Aug 1989GAA445388.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/52[published caption:] "The BBC wants to verify the Children in Need bid for tickets to
Disneyland at £2,000 a head."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Nov 1988GAA435311.jpg 
CG/2/5/736Published caption: "How do you get in touch with the people who banned those video horror
films?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Sep 1982GAP0738.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/90Published caption: "Thank little Olga for taking their minds off football."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1973GAA273359.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1397Published caption: "This will put the NCVO report that Britain is a nation of Happy Families to the test - here comes Uncle Sidney and his happy breed."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Sep 1984GA4711.jpg 
GAN/1333"This Family Court charges you with unlawfully swigging Grandma's stout
through a straw."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1965GAN1386.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1407Published caption: "Vera read about all those little dogs that wanted a home after Christmas."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1984GA4749.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/76"O.K. - so we never get a London policeman's uniform right: we didn't get the siren in 'Mrs. Miniver' right: we never make a picher that keeps to the book: anything else?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jul 1948GAA030369.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3434th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1980 - 31 Dec 1980GAAC0034.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/38"Nice Easter hike this is going to be - Vera come without her aspirins and Father worrying
in case anybody at the office gets to hear he wore shorts."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Mar 1948GAA030331.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/224"And I'm goin' to take one of them when they've finished".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jul 1948GA0298.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/109Published caption: "I got the bus - it's a damn sight quicker."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Aug 1955GAA091164.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/339"Now if only Vera hadn't read about the necessity for this country to produce more food ......"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 1949GA0451.jpg 
GAN/1239Published caption: "It's somewhere different all right - and it's the last time Grandma
arranges the bookings"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1965GAN1288.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/74Published caption: "We've got to sign an agreement that in the event of a future water
shortage no way will they have to share a bath with Grandma"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jan 1983GAA374583.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/1818th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Oct 1964 - 31 Dec 1964GAAC0018.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/16/107"What's he glaring at me for? I said 'Pardon'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jul 1962GAA162014.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/49"Get in the queue if you want to take advantage of the new reduced
telephone charges to the United States."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Feb 1967GAA212573.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/102"Now say Sorry to Teddy for knocking him off the table - it's not his
fault we've got another crisis."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jul 1966GAA202504.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/58"And to think we stop people coming into the country because they've got
a few undesirable friends."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Feb 1967GAA212582.jpg 
GAN/1667"Bride's gown, flower-spattered tent of sheer white tulle from Liz
Taylor's Paris Collection - Grandma's new gloves, white cotton, 3s 11d., Alf's Bargain Store,
High Street."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jan 1968GAN1730.jpg 
14509Published caption: "They're signing a two-day truce with Grandma. They won't play any Christmas jokes on her if she promises she won't sing"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 196814509.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/741Published caption: "A plague on the Ford women strikers. Until now the women have always
done the rowing in this family."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jun 1968GA2591.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1819Published caption: "Bride's gown, flower-spattered tent of sheer white tulle from Liz
Taylor's Paris Collection - Grandma's new gloves, white cotton, 3s 11d., Alf's Bargain Store,
High Street."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jan 1968GA2543.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/44Daily Express 1989 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1989GAC0030.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/48/23Published caption: "Grandma heard him say she was probably belting out 'O Valiant
Hearts' during the Crimean War"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Nov 1968GAA485560.jpg 
CG/2/5/670"I don't know why she's 'ollering. She's never sent a letter with a stamp on yet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Sep 1968GAP0671.jpg 
GAN/1955"Like some of them in this house - she picks it up from her father."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Apr 1970GAN2024.jpg 
GAN/2060Published caption: "Ahoy there, Mummy - The Press Gang's here to take you to the Boat
Show."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1971GAN2133.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/95Published caption: "Genuine Top of the Pops or not - thirty-three times without a break is
enough"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 May 1973GAA273363.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/69"Like some of them in this house - she picks it up from her father."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Apr 1970GAA242966.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1203Published caption: "You tell him he'll have to wait."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1960GA1652.jpg 
GAN/1534Published caption: "Bang - how about that? In her day a couple of gunboats would have
stopped this Mao keeping us out of the Common Market."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jan 1967GAN1591.jpg 
GAN/2067Published caption: "Dad says we don't want postmen, telephones, telegrams, or radio when
Mrs. Yackharty's around."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jan 1971GAN2140.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2218Published caption: "We know - you'd have to pay VAT if you bought one after Saturday"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Mar 1973GA3139.jpg 
GAN/2129Published caption: "Who's been having a go at the bottle of whisky we bought dad for
Father's Day?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 1971GAN2202.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/3Published caption: "Stand by! Skylab returning to earth - over."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jul 1979GAA344142.jpg 
GAN/2212Published caption: "Attention everybody - new cause for tears. Billy Smart's Circus coming
off the road."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Feb 1972GAN2287.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/927Published caption: "Genuine Top of the Pops or not - thirty-three times without a break is
enough"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 May 1973GA3159.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/26Published caption: "Ask him why, if he won the Battle of Britain, are we still short of sugar?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Sep 1974GAA293542.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1028[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Sep 1975GA3475.jpg 
28283"I know I booked a two-week Round-Britain-Tour - but I didn't say anything about me going"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jul 197528283.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/72Published caption: "The Supreme Champion of this house has just eaten one of Auntie Ivy's shoes."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1975GAA293590.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/50Published caption: "You're good boys to think of paper saving, but I don't think daddy
will like you cutting up his paper before he's read it."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jan 1974GAA283443.jpg 
GAN/2407Published caption: "Very well, Prime Minister - we'll see you round here about four p.m.
then we'll be able to explain your phase 3 to you."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Oct 1973GAN2482.jpg 
GAN/2428"As the Good Book tells us '... he heapeth up riches, and knoweth not who shall gather
them'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Nov 1973GAN2503.jpg 
GAN/2348Published caption: "The house is on fire and I've broken my leg apprehending a burglar -
ask your dad if it's all rightfor me to dial 999."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 1973GAN2423.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/50Published caption: "Our great economist rides again - uses three gallons to come out
here to top up at the old price and they're shut."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Nov 1974GAA293566.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/74Published caption: "Grandma will be letting off howls of anguish if Mr. Healey finds out
she's got a Haig bottle full of sicpences under her bed"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 1974GAA283467.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/74Published caption: "The house is on fire and I've broken my leg apprehending a burglar -
ask your dad if it's all rightfor me to dial 999."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 1973GAA273343.jpg 
GAN/2464Published caption: "Grandma will be letting off howls of anguish if Mr. Healey finds out
she's got a Haig bottle full of sicpences under her bed"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 1974GAN2540.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1507Published caption: "His excuse this year - it's against his principles to start on the
lawn with our old unpatriotic Jap mower."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Apr 1987GA5047.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/29Published caption: 'You're lucky, you can have a nice easy day to get over the holiday'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 1983GAA384663.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/27"As the Good Book tells us '... he heapeth up riches, and knoweth not who shall gather
them'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Nov 1973GAA283420.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/124"Caravan? The caravan came off hours ago."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Sep 1951GAA050694.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/5Published caption: "We chained Grandma up to celebrate the Suffragettes anniversary and Butch has swallowed the key."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jul 1978GAA334019.jpg 
CG/1/5/40Print of cartoon with published caption: "Wakey, wakey! D-Day!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGAPR0040.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/67"Another one of Father's bright ideas - 'MUST visit a night club before we go back'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1948GAA030360.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/91Published caption: "This type of craft, sir, is very simple to handle - from the look
of things it need be." (Norfolk Broads)
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Jun 1951GAA050661.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/193"O.K. How d'you like MY New Look."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Feb 1948GA0246.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/66"Remember last night? 1983 is going to be different - we're all going to live like they
do in The Good Life on TV."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jan 1983GAA374575.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/13/39Published caption: "If they do put the day-to-day proceedings of the House of Commons
on television we shall be able to see what causes so many parliamentary reporst to be
followed by the phrase: "There was laughter."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Feb 1959GAA131578.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/41Published caption: "Reagan's been elected President for nearly a week and he hasn't dropped
it yet - that's £1 you owe me."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Nov 1980GAA354301.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2114No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1971GA2987.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/90Published caption: "Mind the new lawnmower - dad couldn't decide between a ride on
air-cushioned or cylinder type"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Mar 1982GAA364475.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/56Published caption: "You've bought Grandma a WHAT for Christmas?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Dec 1980GAA354316.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/66Published caption: "We sent the man next door a note saying we're holding his son
hostage, and he sent one back saying 'Thanks'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jan 1981GAA354326.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/86"I gather the seeds you sowed yesterday for Mother's Day flowers didn't come to much"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Mar 1980GAA344223.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3810[Annual caption:] "I might have known that this family could not go to a boat show and just
look at boats."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jan 1955GA5481.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1680Published caption: "Why's Dad trying to book a single reservation on the Mayflower?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 1957GA5492.jpg 
GAN/195"Today's the Ides of March."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Mar 1957GAN0202.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3521Published caption: "I bet the Japs and Germans don't have to suffer two weeks' Christmas
holiday whether they want it or not."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1987GA5010.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/131. As usual we all made plans for Easter -Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1949GAA040446.jpg 
20930Published caption: "Whatever makes you think George minded missing his first match of the season to take us to see The Tales of Beatrix Potter, Auntie?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Aug 1971 - 16 Aug 197120930.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/110Published caption: "Grandma isn't going to like you topping your goldfish up with her gin
to save water. Nor is the Government Drink-Drive Committee."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Apr 1976GAA303751.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/27"It's a summons from a burglar who broke in and stole half a bottle of
Grandma's home-made wine and has never been the same since."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Sep 1982GAA374537.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3016Published caption: "Hold tight on the BBC whoever axed her Kenneth Kendall!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1981GA4281.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1260Published caption: "Not in the wildest stretches of the imagination can I picture your
Grandma wearing them in the 1920's"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 May 1981GA4266.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/66[published caption:] "Ahoy, there - I hope you haven't forgotten you're taking us all to
the preview of the Boat Show today."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1988GAA425200.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1257Published caption: "I thought you might have put up a prayer of thanksgiving for the
salvation of poor Mr. Biggs."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Apr 1981GA4255.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/86Published caption: "There aren't twenty-one people who'd send Dad a Valentine card - he
sent them to himself."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Feb 1989GAA435345.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3183Published caption: "The zoo lady said they pong a little at first, but after you get to
know them thy are really quite apppealing."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 1983GA4526.jpg 
CG/2/5/584Published caption: "If you'd sent your Grandma on holiday to Buenos Aires two months
ago there wouldn't be a Junta now."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 May 1982GAP0585.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1477[published caption:] "Laugh away, Georgie boy - your turn next."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Aug 1986GA4967.jpg 
46681"That's the kind of video nasty I'd ban from the home - two reels of Grandma and Vera paddling in Benidorm"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Nov 198346681.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3311Published caption: "First! You can forget Express stories about the changing face of
seaside landladies - this one hasn't"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Aug 1984GA4704.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/27Published caption: "First! You can forget Express stories about the changing face of seaside landladies - this one hasn't"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Aug 1984GAA394786.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1209Published caption: "Vera thinks she's helping the BBC save its £130 million by not
switching it on."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Mar 1980GA4106.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1145Published caption: "We chained Grandma up to celebrate the Suffragettes anniversary and
Butch has swallowed the key."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jul 1978GA3886.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/51"That's the kind of video nasty I'd ban from the home - two reels of
Grandma and Vera paddling in Benidorm"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Nov 1983GAA384685.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1303Published caption: "If you'd sent your Grandma on holiday to Buenos Aires two months
ago there wouldn't be a Junta now."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 May 1982GA4401.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1611Published caption: "I thought you were going to tackle Grandma about paying her own
poll tax."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Feb 1990GA5334.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1576Published caption: "Stand by for tidings of good cheer from the neighbours - Dad's
just blown every fuse in the road."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Dec 1988GA5253.jpg 
45435"They don't make them like they used to, mate."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 May 198545435.jpg 
CG/2/5/399"I think it's a lovely name for a boy. But I still can't see why they have to christen
it on the day of our last match of the season."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Sep 1971GAP0398.jpg 
CG/2/5/614Published caption: "Well, he did run on a bit to your dad about the old boys moving
over to make jobs for the younger ones."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Sep 1976GAP0615.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/811"If any four-year old in this family won £25,000 I know into whose greedy little hands
it would soon pass"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1970GA2801.jpg 
CG/2/5/198Published caption: "I wasn't complaining about us being late getting it in the water -
I simply said the nights start drawing in again this month."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1985GAP0198.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/63Published caption: "Here comes Sis's young man on a LOVELY NEW MOTOR-BIKE!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Mar 1951GAA050633.jpg 
CG/2/5/1116"Didn't Dad have funny little legs when he was a scout"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 1982GAP1120.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/12Published caption: "But I don't WANT my photograph taken for the Friendly Father contest."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Apr 1949GAA040445.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/58"I suppose you've all heard they're going to build a uranium factory at the end of our
street."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Sep 1949GAA040491.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/120"Don't be silly, father - there'll be ever so many dressed as Bonnie Prince Charlie
this year."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1948GAA030413.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/103"Hurrah - for the Sun!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Aug 1953GAA070918.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/64Published caption: "I think we ought to have asked Mrs. Jones if she minds us leaving our
space-ship in her garden while we are away." THE GILES FAMILY left today in the mobile studio for
Silverstone. They will be sending their annual report of life in the pits and a vague coverage of
the Daily Express International Trophy Race.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1953GAA070879.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/10/32Published caption: "I had a rough idea who'd be doing the yachting if we bought one."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jan 1956GAA101213.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/85Published caption: "Flaming June."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jun 1960GAA141747.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3280[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Apr 1984GA4659.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1378No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Aug 1962GA1905.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/31Published caption: "My Grandma swallowed three holly berries in her cornflakes this morning."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1969GAA242928.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/869Published caption: "You say you've bought it for Grandma for Christmas and I say it's going
back to the shop first thing in the morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Dec 1971GA2978.jpg 
GAN/633Published caption: Angry Silence. Grandma tipped everybody also-rans but backed the winner
herself
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1960GAN0668.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2558Published caption: "They're going to be one short. Vera's just voted for Jerry Ford because
she felt sorry for him."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Nov 1976GA3636.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/12Published caption: "Never mind the potted plants - where's me telegram from the Queen?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 1973GAA283405.jpg 
GAN/2413Published caption: "Never mind the potted plants - where's me telegram from the Queen?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 1973GAN2488.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1441Published caption: "Who set that thing to go off at 2 a.m. to remind me I've got an extra hour's sleep?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Oct 1985GA4859.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/106Published caption: "If you'd sent your Grandma on holiday to Buenos Aires two months
ago there wouldn't be a Junta now."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 May 1982GAA364491.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/16/34"Go and rescue your father from the Sirens unless you want the house looking like Clydeside for the rest of the year."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jan 1962GAA161941.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/48/27[Published caption:] "A particle of clothing was taken from the Chancellor of the
Exchequer today. Police are looking for a rather shaggy airedale, seen leaving No. 11
Downing street, who they think may be able to help with their inquiries."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Aug 1970GAA485564.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22nd Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1948 - 31 Dec 1948GAAC0002.jpg 
GAN/121Published caption: "I had a rough idea who'd be doing the yachting if we bought one."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jan 1956GAN0124.jpg 
GAN/921Published caption: "Whatever will they think of next?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Oct 1962GAN0965.jpg 
GAN/1171"I'm all for the Russians refusing to play the South Africans - a few hours less of
bonk, bonk, thirteigh forteigh."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jun 1964GAN1218.jpg 
GAN/1459"Well how about that for a family who's been moaning for a month about too much World
Cup."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jul 1966GAN1514.jpg 
GAN/1921Published caption: "My Grandma swallowed three holly berries in her cornflakes this
morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1969GAN1989.jpg 
GAN/1900Published caption: "Lord Snowdon called and asked Vera to hatch out a Dodo egg."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Nov 1969GAN1967.jpg 
GAN/1920No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1969GAN1988.jpg 
GAN/2158"I think it's a lovely name for a boy. But I still can't see why they have to christen
it on the day of our last match of the season."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Sep 1971GAN2232.jpg 
CG/1/5/7Photocopy of cartoon with caption: "They don't make them like they used to, mate."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGAPR0007.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/41"I'm going to write to that Daily Express about their Air Pageants."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jul 1949GAA040473.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/108No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Aug 1954GAA081042.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/91Published caption: "That was very rude to tell Aunty that a couple of weeks at the
coalface would make her think differently about the miners' strike"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Mar 1983GAA374600.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/24Published caption: "Oh dear, they all left an hour ago - they thought they were staying with you for Christmas."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1989GAA445407.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/482Published caption: "Vera and her love of Exmoor ponies - we'll arrive home like a bally rodeo." (Lyme Regis)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Sep 1951GA0654.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/12/95Published caption: "How blessed is he who leads a country life, Unvexed with anxious cares,
and void of strife!" - DRYDEN (1631-1700)
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Jul 1958GAA121512.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/830Published caption: "Home we go - to the consoling annual commentary on how they don't make cars like they used to."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Oct 1955GA1126.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/30Published caption: "Of course Daddy will be upset to learn Boy George has changed his
hairstyle - but don't tell him now."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Sep 1984GAA394789.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/16/113"Dad! Mum says come back and scratch out what you wrote in the Visitors' Book at once."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Aug 1962GAA162021.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/14Published caption: "Stop telling me the Queen Mother is twice my age and does her own
garden and you bet it doesn't look a mess like ours."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 1985GAA404898.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/29Published caption: "Just because our Butch had your Teddy Bear's ear hardly puts him in the
pit bull terrier class."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1991GAA455533.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/82Published caption: "Lord, whatever he taxes, please let him tax all transistor radios
out of existence"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Mar 1982GAA364467.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/106Published caption: "Fleet Street will give a bomb for this tape of what dad said when
Aunt Florrie phoned to say they were all coming to tea."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 May 1981GAA354366.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/29Daily Express 1974 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1974GAC0015.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/42Daily Express 1987 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1987GAC0028.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/2Published caption: "As a matter of fact that's EXACTLY what I said in front of the children about their new Radio One."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Oct 1967GAA222651.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/40Daily Express 1985 Christmas card with the caption: "Right - on the show of hands the turkey gets a reprieve - one of you go to the shop and get six large tins of corn beef."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1985GAC0026.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/6/91"I must go down to the sea again, to the lonely sea and the sky..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jul 1952GAA060786.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/11/24"O.K. - so we never get a London policeman's uniform right: we didn't get the siren in
'Mrs. Miniver' right: we never make a picher that keeps to the book: anything else?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jul 1948GAB0145.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/34Sunday Express Magazine with Giles cartoon on cover, with title 'Happy Easter from Giles and the Sunday Express Magazine'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 April 1981GAPC0007.jpg 
CG/1/5/47Colour print of Daily Express advert or poster showing 1974 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGAPR0047.jpg 
CG/2/4/1/16/1/7Giles cartoon accompanying article entitled 'The English Comic Spirit...in theatre, cartoon and column' showing Giles' idea of the typical British familyGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)February 1952GAPC0431.jpg 
GAN/1741"I don't know why she's 'ollering. She's never sent a letter with a stamp on yet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Sep 1968GAN1806.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1219"You're not to keep calling your cousin Charles a blackleg."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jun 1980GA4137.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1990Published caption: "Oh we've got a hero in the family all right - rescuing a fair maid from
the Serpentine. The fact that it was not the fair maid crying for help ..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1970GA2803.jpg 
35617Published caption: "The Valentines Grandma sent to Ray Buckton and Sir Peter Parker - they're charging her for sending obscene literature through the post."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Feb 198235617.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2523Published caption: "Tread softly, everyone, the £ has sure fallen to a new low in this
house - their Derby cert came in fifth"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1976GA3582.jpg 
18377"Nice thing when you can't get out to spend a penny without half a dozen lions coming at you"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 197018377.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/31/54"Nice thing when you can't get out to spend a penny without half a dozen lions coming at
you"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 1970GAB0236.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/851Published caption: "Who's been having a go at the bottle of whisky we bought dad for
Father's Day?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 1971GA2922.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/828Published caption: "I hope this is the last time Vera lets herself get talked into being
the front half of a cow for a Young Liberals' demonstration."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Nov 1970GA2851.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/951Published caption: "I'd believe the theory that once you've ridden a bike you can always
ride a bike if everybody wouldn't keep saying 'Cheerio'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 1973GA3233.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1757"Here we are George - tickets for Silverstone. Pick you all up 2 a.m. Saturday
morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Apr 1967GA2451.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3922"I didn't say I hadn't got any confidence in any of 'em - my puppet said he hadn't got any confidence in any of 'em."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Mar 1977GA5815.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1915Published caption: "Put the doctor down, Grandma. He's come about Ernie's measles, not
to bump you off"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 May 1969GA2686.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1973Published caption: "Mum, are you sure Grandma's the right one to be carrying on their
lessons while the teachers are on strike?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Feb 1970GA2775.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1164Published caption: "Right - on the show of hands Sebastian gets a reprieve - one of you go
to the shop and get six large tins of corned beef"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Dec 1978GA3948.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2405Published caption: "Captain Hornblower does it again - 'No traffic on the East Coast
this time of the year, we'll hire a little boat and sail up as far as Grimsby...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Mar 1975GA3414.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3724Published caption: "I bet he didn't buy those sugar meece because he likes them - he
bought them because you don't get nicked for buying them on a Sunday."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Dec 1989GA5324.jpg 
CG/1/2/1/1/10Published caption: "Dad handed in his war medals in protest against the Poll Tax but the Corporal told him to take them home and clean 'em up." Unfinished artwork has a slightly different perspective and layout to the finished version, but is still very similar.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 March 1990GA5851.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1190Published caption: "Hear that, everybody? If some of you don't start enjoying
yourselves Father won't bring us again next year"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1979GA4047.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1205Published caption: "Let her make a hundred before we tell her she may have to switch to
eagles."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jan 1980GA4092.jpg 
CG/1/5/55"I must go down to the sea again, to the lonely sea and the sky..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 July 1952GAPR0055.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/762Published caption: "As Grandma had a three-draw win I've just said a little prayer for
our postman in case the GPO didn't deliver her coupon."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Feb 1969GA2655.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/905Published caption: "Daddy would be much happier if you didn't keep referring to 25
years ago as 'Medieval Times.'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Nov 1972GA3098A.jpg 
CG/1/2/1/2/14Unfinished back and front cover artwork for the 41st Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1987 - 31 Dec 1987GA5864.jpg 
CG/2/5/622"'George', I said, 'Christmas Eve. What better time to ask our new neighbours round for
a drink and meet Mummy'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1974GAP0623.jpg 
GAN/22"I must go down to the sea again, to the lonely sea and the sky..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jul 1952GAN0023.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/726Published caption: GILES in the heart of Scotland "I ain't exactly a native, bud, but my grandpaw back in Texas was a buck sergeant under General Rabbie Burns right here in Perthshire."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Sep 1954GA0993A.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3097Published caption: "Vera, I think you've been doing a bit too much of this Daily Express F-slimming plan!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 May 1982GA4399.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/7'Faster everybody! Or we'll never get that Mini-Moke before the coupon ban.'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Oct 1967GAA222656.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1125Published caption: "Here comes Father. Best case of 'Time-will-not-change-thee' I've ever met."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 May 1959GA1542.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/30"Mum, can our Arms to South Africa debating group use the front room on Christmas Eve?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Dec 1967GAA222679.jpg 
GAN/558Published caption: "For you, Einstein - as you were able to tell them England wasn't a
Pacific island in their Quiz last week, ITV want you to judge the Miss World contest tonight."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Nov 1959GAN0591.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/458Published caption: "It was your idea that we share each other's interests, Mother - if I watched two weeks of Wimbledon you'd take up golf."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1960GA1672.jpg 
GAN/643Published caption: "It was your idea that we share each other's interests, Mother - if I
watched two weeks of Wimbledon you'd take up golf."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1960GAN0678.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/89Published caption: "It was your idea that we share each other's interests, Mother - if I
watched two weeks of Wimbledon you'd take up golf."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1960GAA141751.jpg 
GAN/641Published caption: " How many of you playing this Christine Truman match this afternoon?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1960GAN0676.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/87Published caption: "That's right - you DID hear me tell them to go and get lost for
four days up a mountain."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Apr 1973GAA273356.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/85Published caption: "10 Downing Street say they will give Grandma a knighthood if she will
lay off politics for five minutes so we can have a nap."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1986GAA404969.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/11/21"You'd have thought eight million population in New York was plenty."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1948GAB0142.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/123Published caption: "Vicar's got a tip off his little finger, does that mean he's having
a wild affair with Shirley MacLaine?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jun 1983GAA374632.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/59/1Tea towel featuring the Giles family for a Lyons Quick Brew tea promotionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)[1986]GAX00006.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/71Published caption: "Noel! I've just won a Christmas holiday for one in the Bahamas -
plane leave tonight!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1984GAA394830.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/94Published caption: "That's his best yet for forgetting Mother's Day - this Arab gentleman walked into the florists just in front of him and bought the lot."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Mar 1978GAA323983.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2403Published caption: "Grandma says she could have written a better strip than this when she
was eight."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Mar 1975GA3410.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1639Published caption: "Dad - if Mum's going to wear her old uniform for the Battle of Britain
Service, can I sit right at the other end of the pew?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Sep 1990GA5362.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2772Published caption: "Grandma! That's enough Ooh! Cor! Wow! and Well I never! We'd ALL like
to have a look at the new Daily Star."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Nov 1978GA3930.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2788Published caption: "Can you imagine what she'd have said if I'd said no she couldn't have a
go at my hang-glider?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1978GA3952.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3671Published caption: "If you're planning on a new family car remember I shall be casting a
vote"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Oct 1988GA5235.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1571Published caption: "If you don't want to be put on dry bread and water don't ask him what
he's buying us for Christmas."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 1964GA2176.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3534[Published caption:] "What a thing to ask in front of the children - 'Would I rather be
first woman priest or win the Best Bum of the Year contest!'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Feb 1987GA5030.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/7Published caption: "Mum can't find your tin hat, but she doesn't think you'll meet with a lot of flak between here and the pub."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 1989GAA445390.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/48/72"I didn't say I hadn't got any confidence in any of 'em - my puppet said he hadn't got
any confidence in any of 'em."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Mar 1977GAA485611.jpg 
GAN/368Published caption: In view of the recent soaking we have had of World Series Football
on TV and radio, there will be no complaints from certain members of the family during the
next two weeks of Wimbledon tennis.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jun 1958GAN0389.jpg 
GAN/1339Published caption: "As the knit-for-the troops group are not quite sure which is the
enemy they're sending the socks to the Indians and the Balaclava hats to the Pakistanis"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Sep 1965GAN1393.jpg 
GAN/1798Published caption: "As Grandma had a three-draw win I've just said a little prayer for
our postman in case the GPO didn't deliver her coupon."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Feb 1969GAN1863.jpg 
GAN/1652"Mum, can our Arms to South Africa debating group use the front room on Christmas Eve?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Dec 1967GAN1714.jpg 
GAN/1734"And this comment from your music teacher - 'I hope your boy enjoys his holiday as much as
I'm going to enjoy mine'..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jul 1968GAN1798.jpg 
GAN/1809"Welcome to our Sunday Entertainments Department - Soames Forsyte kicks the bucket
tonight"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Mar 1969GAN1874.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/43Jigsaw puzzle with colour cartoon featuring the Giles family having a picnic and the Mad Hatters tea party.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)c 1976GAX00033.jpg 
CG/2/5/638Published caption: "That's right - you DID hear me tell them to go and get lost for
four days up a mountain."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Apr 1973GAP0639.jpg 
48205Published caption: "Off smiles, everyone! National Smile Week is over, in case you didn't know"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 May 198448205.jpg 
23390"I see they're putting on a Party Political Broadcast instead of Macbeth on Christmas night, and running Macbeth instead of Football on Boxing Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Nov 197223390.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/186SpringGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1947GA0237A.jpg 
CG/2/5/221Published caption: "Funny, it looked much bigger at the Boat Show."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jan 1975GAP0221.jpg 
04549No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Oct 196304549.jpg 
17320Published caption: "Mum, are you sure Grandma's the right one to be carrying on their lessons while the teachers are on strike?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Feb 197017320.jpg 
22706Published caption: "You might have let him hit one as it's Father's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 197222706.jpg 
25739Published caption: "You are entitled to your own political beliefs regardless of race, religion or colour, but you will kindly refrain from calling the rest of us 'Brothers'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Feb 197425739.jpg 
17821"If any four-year old in this family won £25,000 I know into whose greedy little hands it would soon pass"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 197017821.jpg 
02617"It wasn't the power cut - I just switched the light off"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jan 196302617.jpg 
02006"Dad! Mum says come back and scratch out what you wrote in the Visitors' Book at once."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Aug 196202006.jpg 
07573"This Family Court charges you with unlawfully swigging Grandma's stout through a straw."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 196507573.jpg 
10407"'Afternoon, Your Highness, 'afternoon, Lord Mountbatten, 'afternoon, Mr. Chichester - so nice of you to come along to advise us on our choice of luxury cruiser."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 196710407.jpg 
12209'Faster everybody! Or we'll never get that Mini-Moke before the coupon ban.'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Oct 196712209.jpg 
12652"Bride's gown, flower-spattered tent of sheer white tulle from Liz Taylor's Paris Collection - Grandma's new gloves, white cotton, 3s 11d., Alf's Bargain Store, High Street."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jan 196812652.jpg 
13869"I don't know why she's 'ollering. She's never sent a letter with a stamp on yet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Sep 196813869.jpg 
15113Published caption: "Here comes our very own Budget serenade - 'If he puts it on tobacco I'm packing up smoking, if he puts it on beer I'm going to the wagon...'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 196915113.jpg 
16757Published caption: "Pity. Vera's thrived on it all her life."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Nov 196916757.jpg 
13578"A plague on the Ford women strikers. Until now the women have always done the rowing in this family."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jun 196813578.jpg 
17860Published caption: "Oh we've got a hero in the family all right - rescuing a fair maid from the Serpentine. The fact that it was not the fair maid crying for help ..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 197017860.jpg 
20347Published caption: "That's one thing Grandma won't have - an international language problem"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 May 197120347.jpg 
19481Published caption: "Dad says we don't want postmen, telephones, telegrams, or radio when Mrs. Yackharty's around."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jan 197119481.jpg 
20577Published caption: "Who's been having a go at the bottle of whisky we bought dad for Father's Day?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 197120577.jpg 
22626"Uncle Percy's little piece of beef cost 35p. Aunt Ivy's little piece of beef cost 35p..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jun 197222626.jpg 
27443Published caption: "As usual, the one who's doing the most hollering is the one who's never put a penny in the TV licence box in her life."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 197527443.jpg 
24337Published caption: "That's right - you DID hear me tell them to go and get lost for four days up a mountain."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Apr 197324337.jpg 
25456Published caption: "I'd believe the theory that once you've ridden a bike you can always ride a bike if everybody wouldn't keep saying 'Cheerio'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 197325456.jpg 
28086Published caption: "That's how the Aussies do it - bowl 'em on the feet, make 'em hop out of their crease, and BINGO!!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jun 197528086.jpg 
25982Published caption: "Grandma will be letting off howls of anguish if Mr. Healey finds out she's got a Haig bottle full of sicpences under her bed"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 197425982.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1379Published caption: "There goes the Mother's Day cake we baked for Grandma."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Apr 1984GA4650.jpg 
27343Published caption: "Funny, it looked much bigger at the Boat Show."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jan 197527343.jpg 
27810[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 197527810.jpg 
26567"As a matter of fact we do not think this is better than taking one of those chancy holidays in the Med."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jul 197426567.jpg 
28786Published caption: "If there's one time I'd devolution the lot of 'em it's when Grandma's sister from Inverary sings Scotland the Brave."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Nov 197528786.jpg 
28994Published caption: "Grandma, with a grave international crisis over the future of cod you're not supposed to give yours to the cat."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jan 197628994.jpg 
35777Published caption: "The Avenue-Get-You-To-Work-Coach is here - they're leaving early."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jul 198235777.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/452"It says quite clearly - '25/- car ticket includes ALL passengers."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 May 1951GA0617.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1058Published caption: In view of the recent soaking we have had of World Series Football on TV and radio, there will be no complaints from certain members of the family during the next two weeks of Wimbledon tennis.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jun 1958GA1449.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/494No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Oct 1951GA0671.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/739Published caption: "No papers today, everybody - now's your chance to see what the master of the house looks like first thing in the morning."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Oct 1954GA1006.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/569no captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Aug 1952GA0770.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/553Published caption: "Why - if it isn't that dear little man who wanted to see us home after the dance last night."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1952GA0750.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/619Published caption: This Giles guide shows why:- 1 - Rain. 2 - Manchester. 3 - Moon men queuing to see "What the Butler Saw." 4 - The family next door. 5 - Moon newsboy. 6 - Moon boy burying moon father alive. 7 - Moon fathers discussing income tax. 8 - Earth grandma and moon grandma sucking bulls'-eyes and discussing rheumatism. 9 - Moon children holl ring for ice cream. 10 - The twins having a go at moon children while they have a chance. 11 - Moon children having a go at Vera's boy while THEY have the chance. 12 - Father getting booked for parking by moon policemen. 13 - Moon man trying to interest George in postcards, carpets, and Easter eggs. 14 - Some of the family retiring to the space ship for a cup of tea, and a feeling that they have been to the moon before.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1953GA0845.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/906Published caption: "She's not as pretty as the waitress who served us at the Food Fair".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 1956GA1232.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1211Published caption: Angry Silence. Grandma tipped everybody also-rans but backed the winner herselfGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1960GA1662.jpg 
GAN/883Published caption: "Yippee, Dad! Here comes ours."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jun 1962GAN0925.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3438Published caption: "He's never nipped anyone before - he probably thought you were going to mug him."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1985GA4882.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1423Published caption: "Your electric fence didn't stop them coming to tea - they've all bought little rubber boots."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Apr 1985GA4795.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3403Published caption: "Stop arguing, Grandma, you know her rules - everybody out immediately after breakfast."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Aug 1985GA4833.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1658Published caption: "Just because our Butch had your Teddy Bear's ear hardly puts him in the pit bull terrier class."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1991GA5381.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/51"Let's have a change this Whitsun," says Father. "Let's go horse riding."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 May 1948GAA030344.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/11/67Published caption: "Why's Dad trying to book a single reservation on the Mayflower?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 1957GAA111366.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/11/36Published caption: "Decorations are an essential part of the gaiety of Christmas ... the whole family is drawn closer together by the fragile links of a paper chain." - Daily Express yesterday.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 1956GAA111334.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/56Published caption: "I know somewhere else where they could cut down on immigrants - this house on Sunday afternoon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Feb 1968GAA222705.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/102Published caption: "This isn't Dad - it's a straw-packed dummy!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 1989GAA435361.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/50Published caption: "Dad, why does the vicar preach to us that smoking and cars are destroying the world - then ends up with 'world without end, Amen'?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 May 1990GAA445433.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/70Published caption: "She wrapped up in rugs just like the Mexicans do to keep cool. Now she wants a hot water bottle because she's too cold."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Aug 1990GAA445453.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/59Published caption: "I think they're plotting to take you out to tea for Father's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jun 1990GAA445442.jpg 
CG/2/5/694No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Sep 1962GAP0695.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/2/18/19Royal National Lifeboat Institution 1989 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1989GAC0048.jpg 
CG/2/5/1248[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)[1947]GAP1817.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1310Published caption: "The Avenue-Get-You-To-Work-Coach is here - they're leaving early."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jul 1982GA4420.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/2/3/1Daily Express 1985 Christmas card reused by BP, with caption: "Right - on the show of hands the turkey gets a reprieve - one of you go to the shop and get six large tins of corn beef."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1986GAC0109.jpg 
11122"Here we are George - tickets for Silverstone. Pick you all up 2 a.m. Saturday morning."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Apr 196711122.jpg 
18889[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Nov 197018889.jpg 
29831Published caption: "Remember the hysterical laughter when I said 'Do we want to take our rain coats'?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Aug 197629831.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/5"As a matter of fact we do not think this is better than taking one of those chancy
holidays in the Med."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jul 1974GAA293521.jpg 
28029"Somehow out Referendum Voters section seems to lack the enthusiasm of our Bay City Rollers section."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 197528029.jpg 
28475[Published caption:] "Well, that seems a fairly painless way to get rid of 'em."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Sep 197528475.jpg 
43758Published caption: "There'll be a wind of war right here if you don't get him out of Grandma's chair."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Sep 198343758.jpg 
48256[published caption:] "The BBC wants to verify the Children in Need bid for tickets to Disneyland at £2,000 a head."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Nov 198848256.jpg 
46683"How do you get in touch with the people who banned those video horror films?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Sep 198246683.jpg 
46964Published caption: "That man we paid £10 a head to take us across - I suppose this is his boat?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 198246964.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1573[published caption:] "The BBC wants to verify the Children in Need bid for tickets to Disneyland at £2,000 a head."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Nov 1988GA5245.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/1212th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Sep 1958 - 31 Dec 1958GAAC0012.jpg 
23549"Relax! We haven't got to emigrate to the States after all. Tom and Jerry have got a reprieve."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Dec 197223549.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2444[Published caption:] "Well, that seems a fairly painless way to get rid of 'em."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Sep 1975GA3473.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3333rd Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jun 1979 - 31 Dec 1979GAAC0033.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/2222nd Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1968 - 31 Dec 1968GAAC0022.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/23"I see they're putting on a Party Political Broadcast instead of Macbeth on Christmas
night, and running Macbeth instead of Football on Boxing Day."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Nov 1972GAA273291.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/45"Like with P & O, there are going to be some complaints from half the
passengers on this cruise when we get home."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jan 1973GAA273313.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3164Published caption: "Dad, I've just counted up - we've got six more people than we've got in the family"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Feb 1983GA4495.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/946Published caption: "Never mind the potted plants - where's me telegram from the Queen?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 1973GA3216.jpg 
CG/2/5/641Published caption: "Never mind the potted plants - where's me telegram from the Queen?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 1973GAP0642.jpg 
GAN/2434Published caption: "I'd believe the theory that once you've ridden a bike you can always
ride a bike if everybody wouldn't keep saying 'Cheerio'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 1973GAN2510.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/983Published caption: "If it's not Jeremy Thorpe trying another stunt who is it?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 1974GA3336.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/66Published caption: "Funny, it looked much bigger at the Boat Show."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jan 1975GAA293583.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/19Published caption: "If it's not Jeremy Thorpe trying another stunt who is it?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 1974GAA293535.jpg 
CG/2/5/619Published caption: "That's how the Aussies do it - bowl 'em on the feet, make 'em hop out
of their crease, and BINGO!!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jun 1975GAP0620.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1254Published caption: "It's real water, Dad. Grandma's blowing bubbles."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jan 1961GA1722.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1036Published caption: "If there's one time I'd devolution the lot of 'em it's when Grandma's
sister from Inverary sings Scotland the Brave."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Nov 1975GA3504.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/66Published caption: "They're voting what to call Grandma after the Sex Discrimination Act
begins tomorrow - 'Jaws' or Sir'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1975GAA303707.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1706Published caption: "Anybody taking the minutes of this top-level conference?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Sep 1966GA2375.jpg 
CG/2/5/594"'Soon as the shops open after Christmas back goes the damn parrot.'
Not so, says the parrot".
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1980GAP0595.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/58"'Soon as the shops open after Christmas back goes the damn parrot.'
Not so, says the parrot".
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1980GAA354318.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1286Published caption: "No problem - he'll come out in the Land Rover and tow you home - only
eight miles from here, you said?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jan 1982GA4350.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/119Published caption: "Dad's back from his trial run for getting to work tomorrow."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jun 1982GAA364504.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/123Published caption: "He's been confined to the car for butting in with 'Sid Weighell's a
goodun' [sic] when Auntie Bertha was running on about Union bosses."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jul 1982GAA364508.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/27Published caption: "Here's something to remove the burdens from your anxious minds, bid
your hopes to be confirmed, urge the inactive into battle, teach accomplishments - Honiton
beat Ashton at conkers."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Oct 1981GAA364412.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3160Published caption: "You'll have to start getting to bed earlier to get down in time to see
your Debbie and Selina."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jan 1983GA4489.jpg 
CG/2/5/951Published caption: "There are enough sitting down for meals in this house without your four
jury bodyguards"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 1982GAP0955.jpg 
CG/2/5/199Published caption: "That man we paid £10 a head to take us across - I suppose this is his
boat?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1982GAP0199.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/5Published caption: "That man we paid £10 a head to take us across - I suppose this is his
boat?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1982GAA374514.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/481Published caption: "Of course we know you're not a spy, Grandma. On the other hand, if
you hadn't kept hollering 'Come on the Reds' all through the Grand National..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Mar 1961GA1748.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4747th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1993 - 31 Dec 1993GAAC0047.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4545th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jun 1991 - 31 Dec 1991GAAC0045.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/27Back cover artwork for the 41st Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1987 - 31 Dec 1987GA5717.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/123Published caption: "Let there be no moaning at the bar when our Wimbledon fortnight comes round."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Jun 1978GAA324012.jpg 
32691Published caption: "Right - on the show of hands Sebastian gets a reprieve - one of you go to the shop and get six large tins of corned beef"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Dec 197832691.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2191Published caption: "She'll give you 'Sportsman of the Year' if you miss."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Nov 1972GA3098.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/60Published caption: "Right - on the show of hands Sebastian gets a reprieve - one of you go
to the shop and get six large tins of corned beef"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Dec 1978GAA334074.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2411[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 1975GA3423.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3079Published caption: "Lord, whatever he taxes, please let him tax all transistor radios
out of existence"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Mar 1982GA4372.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3646Published caption: "It's keep Chelsea out of Moscow or bye-bye Glasnost."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 May 1988GA5194.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3685[published caption:] "Dad says the Germans have got it right banning Forces Christmas
parties in Germany - he says he's for banning Christmas parties everywhere."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1988GA5257.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1416Published caption: "I reckon Granma drank the Thames and Clyde put together before TV was
invented."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Mar 1985GA4777.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3816Published caption: "Decorations are an essential part of the gaiety of Christmas ...
the whole family is drawn closer together by the fragile links of a paper chain." - Daily
Express yesterday.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 1956GA5491.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/72Published caption: "You'll have to start getting to bed earlier to get down in time to see
your Debbie and Selina."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jan 1983GAA374581.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1065Published caption: "Thank goodness he didn't win - we'd never have got him up on the
top one"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jul 1976GA3602.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1005Published caption: "In the fever and excitement of yesterday's F.A. quarter finals, I
hope you all remembered the Mother's Day flowers."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Mar 1975GA3408.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3221Published caption: "There'll be a wind of war right here if you don't get him out of
Grandma's chair."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Sep 1983GA4577.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1070Published caption: "Remember the hysterical laughter when I said 'Do we want to take
our rain coats'?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Aug 1976GA3617.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1082Published caption: "I'm having a Bank-Holiday party - bring Harry, Georgie, Dickie,
Punghi, Ronnie, Wilmer and the gang and ask Buggsie to bring his drums and Hi Fi with him."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1977GA3655.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3130Published caption: "There are enough sitting down for meals in this house without your four
jury bodyguards"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 1982GA4446.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1199[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 1979GA4076.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1312Published caption: "That man we paid £10 a head to take us across - I suppose this is his
boat?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1982GA4428.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1620Published caption: "We'll change the station - Auntie Vi wants to see her Christmas
family videos."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Apr 1990GA5343.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/482Published caption: "If you mutter 'Do you mean to say that cost four pounds nineteen
and eleven?' once more, I'm going home."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Apr 1961GA1750.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/97Published caption: "At least we know now that the Falkland Islands are not the ones north
of the Hebrides and the Orkneys are not somewhere off South America."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Apr 1982GAA364482.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/669Published caption: "You might try and LOOK pleased they've won a little pig."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Aug 1966GA2364.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/878Published caption: "Dad, I forgot to tell you I asked my friend's people to lunch as
they've got a power cut."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Feb 1972GA3012.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/732Published caption: "I know somewhere else where they could cut down on immigrants -
this house on Sunday afternoon."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Feb 1968GA2555.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/755Published caption: "Grandma heard him say she was probably belting out 'O Valiant
Hearts' during the Crimean War"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Nov 1968GA2626.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/889Published caption: "You might have let him hit one as it's Father's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1972GA3050.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/847Published caption: "That's one thing Grandma won't have - an international language
problem"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 May 1971GA2910.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/16Back cover artwork for the 35th Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1981 - 31 Dec 1981GA5713.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/15Cover artwork for the 34th Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1980 - 31 Dec 1980GA5736.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/21Back cover artwork for the 37th Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1983 - 31 Dec 1983GA5715.jpg 
CG/1/1/8/11Artwork for the 1989 Royal National Lifeboat Institution Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1989 - 31 Dec 1989GA5671.jpg 
CG/1/1/3/3Front cover artwork for the 4th Giles annualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1950 - 31 Jan 1950GA5711.jpg 
CG/1/1/8/9Artwork for the 1987 Royal National Lifeboat Institution Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1987 - 31 Dec 1987GA5669.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/74"And I'm goin' to take one of them when they've finished".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jul 1948GAA030367.jpg 
CG/2/5/55Published caption: "Stop arguing, Grandma, you know her rules - everybody out
immediately after breakfast."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Aug 1985GAP0055.jpg 
CG/2/5/561"Welcome to our Sunday Entertainments Department - Soames Forsyte kicks the bucket
tonight"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Mar 1969GAP0562.jpg 
CG/2/5/603Published caption: "Hear that, everybody? If some of you don't start enjoying
yourselves Father won't bring us again next year"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Aug 1979GAP0604.jpg 
CG/2/5/673Published caption: "I know somewhere else where they could cut down on immigrants -
this house on Sunday afternoon."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Feb 1968GAP0674.jpg 
CG/2/5/696"Dad! Mum says come back and scratch out what you wrote in the Visitors' Book at once."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Aug 1962GAP0697.jpg 
CG/2/5/699"I seem to remember a lot of brave talk this morning about not having a drink with the
boys and coming home early to help us."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1947GAP0700.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/68"Now if only Vera hadn't read about the necessity for this country to produce more food
......"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 1949GAA040501.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/108Published caption: The Giles family left this morning (weather permitting or not) by
caravan for its holiday.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Aug 1951GAA050678.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/122Published caption: "Vera and her love of Exmoor ponies - we'll arrive home like a bally
rodeo." (Lyme Regis)
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Sep 1951GAA050692.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/6/75Published caption: "Why - if it isn't that dear little man who wanted to see us home
after the dance last night."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1952GAA060770.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/61Published caption: This Giles guide shows why:- 1 - Rain. 2 - Manchester. 3 - Moon men
queuing to see "What the Butler Saw." 4 - The family next door. 5 - Moon newsboy. 6 - Moon
boy burying moon father alive. 7 - Moon fathers discussing income tax. 8 - Earth grandma
and moon grandma sucking bulls'-eyes and discussing rheumatism. 9 - Moon children holl ring
for ice cream. 10 - The twins having a go at moon children while they have a chance. 11 -
Moon children having a go at Vera's boy while THEY have the chance. 12 - Father getting
booked for parking by moon policemen. 13 - Moon man trying to interest George in postcards,
carpets, and Easter eggs. 14 - Some of the family retiring to the space ship for a cup of
tea, and a feeling that they have been to the moon before.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1953GAA070876.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/92"Bonk, bonk, love-fifteen...bonk, bonk, fifteen-all...bonk, bonk, fifteen-thirty...bonk,
bonk, thirty-all...bonk, bonk, thirty-forty...bonk, bonk, deuce...radio and TV for two whole
glorious weeks."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jun 1955GAA091147.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/108Published caption: Despite a lacking in enthusiasm for air travel by one member...and
Vera with one of her summer colds...the family got off to a flying start in search of a
holiday "away from it all."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Aug 1955GAA091163.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/476Published caption: "Nice letter from a reader before we left - 'Hope you all have a pleasant holiday. If you get to Land's End keep going straight on.'" (Herts)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Aug 1951GA0648.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/88Published caption: " How many of you playing this Christine Truman match this afternoon?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1960GAA141750.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/115Published caption: "Stand by for an acute attack of Grandma's deafness - I'm just going to
tell her to get ready to go home."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 1954GAA081049.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/17/43"It wasn't the power cut - I just switched the light off"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jan 1963GAA172075.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/18/96"I'm all for the Russians refusing to play the South Africans - a few hours less of
bonk, bonk, thirteigh forteigh."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jun 1964GAA182250.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/100Published caption: "Dad, if I told you a hippopotamus has just eaten Grandma's hat I bet you wouldn't believe me."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1966GAA202502.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/77"Here we are George - tickets for Silverstone. Pick you all up 2 a.m. Saturday
morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Apr 1967GAA212602.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/85"Another marked difference between the Royal Family film and ours is they manage to get the top of their heads in for a start."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 1969GAA232858.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/26Published caption: "They're signing a two-day truce with Grandma. They won't play any
Christmas jokes on her if she promises she won't sing"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1968GAA232798.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/53Published caption: "Mum, are you sure Grandma's the right one to be carrying on their
lessons while the teachers are on strike?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Feb 1970GAA242950.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/85"If any four-year old in this family won £25,000 I know into whose greedy little hands
it would soon pass"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1970GAA242982.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/88Published caption: "Oh we've got a hero in the family all right - rescuing a fair maid from
the Serpentine. The fact that it was not the fair maid crying for help ..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1970GAA242985.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/58Published caption: "Dad, I forgot to tell you I asked my friend's people to lunch as
they've got a power cut."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Feb 1972GAA263205.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1735Published caption: "Bang - how about that? In her day a couple of gunboats would have
stopped this Mao keeping us out of the Common Market."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jan 1967GA2418.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/124"Nice thing when you can't get out to spend a penny without half a dozen lions coming at
you"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 1970GAA243021.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1367Published caption: "Yippee, Dad! Here comes ours."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Jun 1962GA1889.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/83"You'd better agree to a 'cooling-off' period before you meet Bridget's latest boyfriend."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Apr 1972GAA263230.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/26Published caption: "Daddy would be much happier if you didn't keep referring to 25
years ago as 'Medieval Times.'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Nov 1972GAA273294.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/56Published caption: "You are entitled to your own political beliefs regardless of race,
religion or colour, but you will kindly refrain from calling the rest of us 'Brothers'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Feb 1974GAA283449.jpg 
CG/2/5/626"As a matter of fact we do not think this is better than taking one of those chancy
holidays in the Med."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jul 1974GAP0627.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/85"Captain Hornblower does it again - 'No traffic on the East Coast
this time of the year, we'll hire a little boat and sail up as far as Grimsby...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Mar 1975GAA293603.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/116Published caption: "That's how the Aussies do it - bowl 'em on the feet, make 'em hop out
of their crease, and BINGO!!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jun 1975GAA293634.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/81Published caption: "Grandma, with a grave international crisis over the future of cod
you're not supposed to give yours to the cat."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jan 1976GAA303722.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/123Published caption: "Tread softly, everyone, the £ has sure fallen to a new low in this
house - their Derby cert came in fifth"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1976GAA303764.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/52"I don't know who it is - we thought it was you."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1976GAA313817.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/76Published caption: "The Valentines Grandma sent to Ray Buckton and Sir Peter Parker -
they're charging her for sending obscene literature through the post."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Feb 1982GAA364461.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/22Published caption: "There are enough sitting down for meals in this house without your four
jury bodyguards"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 1982GAA374532.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/64Published caption: "I don't know who he is - he called and said 'I'm Father Christmas'
and he's been here all afternoon."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1983GAA384699.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/4Published caption: "Remember the days when all the males in this house had a
fortnight's moan if we switched Wimbledon on?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jun 1983GAA384638.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/114Published caption: "Your electric fence didn't stop them coming to tea - they've all bought
little rubber boots."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Apr 1985GAA394873.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/18Published caption: "Stop arguing, Grandma, you know her rules - everybody out
immediately after breakfast."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Aug 1985GAA404902.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/112Published caption: "That's the encouragement I like - According to the weatherman the
wind has changed again so I'm wasting my time putting them in."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 May 1986GAA404996.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/81Published caption: "Grandma! The French Premier swearing at Mrs. Thatcher does not mean
you can use that word in front of the children."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Feb 1988GAA425215.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/92"Now we come to the bit where Father's come out without any money and Mother pays."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Mar 1988GAA425226.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/46Published caption: "Stand by for some real fireworks - Grandma's just found what's left of her hat you used on the guy"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Nov 1988GAA435305.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/5"I know I booked a two-week Round-Britain-Tour - but I didn't say anything about me going"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jul 1975GAA303646.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/11/44"If we sell all our best planes to America and they send 'em back to
bases in England, I reckon that's good business."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Sep 1952GAB0165.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/31/46Published caption: "Put the doctor down, Grandma. He's come about Ernie's measles, not
to bump you off"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 May 1969GAB0228.jpg 
GAN/66Published caption: GILES in the heart of Scotland "I ain't exactly a native, bud, but
my grandpaw back in Texas was a buck sergeant under General Rabbie Burns right here in
Perthshire."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Sep 1954GAN0067.jpg 
GAN/105Published caption: "Home we go - to the consoling annual commentary on how they don't
make cars like they used to."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Oct 1955GAN0108.jpg 
GAN/60"Despite the fact that Grandma's corns were giving her what-ho this morning there will
be brilliant s