CodeGB/BCA/5680
Person NameFather (Giles Family)
SurnameFather (Giles Family)
Catalogue
RefNoTitleArtistDateMultimediaImage
19291[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 197019291.jpg 
10379"What's roast mynah bird taste like, Dad?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Dec 196610379.jpg 
25657"They wouldn't be singing their little heads off if they could read."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jan 197425657.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/90"Awake, beloved, we bring you steamed cod and a picture of Bertie
Buttons to cheer you up."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Feb 1976GAA303731.jpg 
CG/1/2/2/2/13Photocopy sketch of the Father and Ernie with bumps on their heads for Tetley Tea TV advertsGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGASK0013.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/42/23Programme for Ipswich Lads' Club Open Amateur Boxing TournamentGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1959GAM0339.jpg 
25831"Everyone else in the road have had their polling cards, Butch. I repeat - everyone else in the road have had their poling cards, Butch..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Feb 197425831.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/107"Fancy coming home from the Motor Show and kicking our poor old car".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Oct 1948GAA030400.jpg 
44110"Dad, you know the Consumers Association said a goose is a better guard dog than a dog?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 198144110.jpg 
20167"They can feed me as many sex-educational films as they like - no one's going to convince me that our relatives had anything to do with sex."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Apr 197120167.jpg 
GAN/626"Wake up, Dad! Here it comes again!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1960GAN0661.jpg 
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/1/4/1/3/14/29"His resolution to get the morning tea lasted well this year - ran
right through to the second of January."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1960GAA141690.jpg 
27031"Did you put a jumping cracker under Mr. Hettlethwaite's car?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Oct 197427031.jpg 
33242"Did you see the Wildfowl Trust suggest we all 'adopt a duck' to preserve the species. Can you imagine?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 197933242.jpg 
23600"It's the garage, Dad - the 'Happy Motorist Car Washer' you've bought Mum for Christmas is in."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Dec 197223600.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/110"Don't forget you're picking up Auntie Pauline and Uncle Jim for lunch."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Apr 1984GAA384745.jpg 
47421"George, your wife's calling you - you're playing the winners."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Jun 198647421.jpg 
CG/1/2/1/1/19[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGA5859.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1252Published caption: "Here they come - look happy."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1960GA1719.jpg 
CG/2/5/1250Annual caption: "Now for peace sake - don't tell the Missus we've had a drink."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1953GAP1819.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/127"Repeat that last paragraph I read to you about the situation in Korea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jul 1950GAA040561.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/31"Some people are here who say Grandma has rented the house to them for
Wimbledon fortnight."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jun 1991GAA455535.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/23"'Come on, boyso,' he said, 'let's see if we can make a Henry Cooper
out of you'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Dec 1970GAA253045.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/17/67"Dad says it's Mother's Day and you're to relax and have breakfast in bed and we'll look
after the house..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Mar 1963GAA172099.jpg 
CG/2/5/409"There go the last of grandma's green stamps."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Dec 1963GAP0408.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/185no captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1951GA0696.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/102"On your marks, folks - visitor from outer space."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Aug 1961GAA151886.jpg 
GAN/1525"What's roast mynah bird taste like, Dad?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Dec 1966GAN1582.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/595Published caption: "As a matter of fact we didn't get your letter saying you were coming
for the day."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 1964GA2132.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/109"All these long sunny walks dad's taking us on - we'll get ever so
brown."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Apr 1984GAA384744.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/315"This really is a remarkable sight - the world's most famous speed men racing neck and neck ......"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Aug 1949GA0420.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/29"We're singing in the rain."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jan 1990GAA445412.jpg 
GAN/554"You can come out, Grandma. We nearly made it - London to Birmingham and
back in two hours."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Nov 1959GAN0587.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/424no captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jan 1951GA0579.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/95"What comments did you let Grandma add on the bottom of that census
form?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Apr 1981GAA354355.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/30Annual caption: "Now for peace sake - don't tell the Missus we've had a drink."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1953GAA080964.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/73"That sort of things goin' to make your night's lodgings come to more than five dollars."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jul 1948GAA030366.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/10/76National Safety Campaign No. 2.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1956GAA101259.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/44Published caption: "Did you put a jumping cracker under Mr. Hettlethwaite's car?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Oct 1974GAA293560.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/76Published caption: "Know what he'll give me? He'll give me: 'Lord Brabazon told the
Minister of Transport that it should be an offence for one person to occupy a car by himself'".
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 May 1960GAA141737.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/624"Watch out for the wild swings to the body, the swift uppercuts - her horse fell at the
first fence and her team got knocked out of the semi-finals."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Mar 1965GA2217.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/44"Until the Government takes the tax off baby harness you'll have to do
without your dog lead."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1948GAA030337.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/28"Bridget read that cats should be kept indoors because cats don't like
fireworks."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Nov 1950GAA050598.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/822No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Sep 1955GA1117.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/38Published caption: "Dad - Mum sent me over these for you to bring her for Mother's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Mar 1990GAA445421.jpg 
CG/2/5/686"Present for you, Dad - three gallons ICI undercoat, three gallons ICI high gloss finish,
cut price.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Mar 1965GAP0687.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/410"If you keep everyone up all night telling them about your past motoring adventures you must expect a little sabotage."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Nov 1950GA0558.jpg 
GAN/168"Come and say 'Good Morning' to what you called 'The sweetest Christmas
present you have had."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1956GAN0173.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/101Published caption: "Just let that web-footed windbag brother of yours call me a flat-footed
landlubber one more time."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1960GAA141763.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/80"They said, 'Anything on board there shouldn't be?' and for a joke I said, 'Only the Crown Jewels,' so for a joke they said, 'O.K. there's five minutes before your ship leaves - let's have her down to make sure.'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 May 1953GAA070895.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/15Published caption: "The lady next door says can you come and get her Tibby down off our
garage roof"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Feb 1991GAA455519.jpg 
GAN/2457[Published caption:] "Vera, have you been sending out invitations to the homeless offering
free accommodation?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Mar 1974GAN2533.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/35"Should be a good game."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jan 1961GAA151819.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/12/93Published caption: "Grandma says we'll all look silly sitting on a cloud playing harps
with our heads off telling one another that the threat to drop the atom bomb was a hoax."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jul 1958GAA121510.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/471Published caption: "Do stop mumbling, George. I asked you if anybody called during the week-end."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Aug 1951GA0643.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/706No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Jun 1954GA0963.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3917[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1948GA5808.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/235"Very well - let's hear YOU explain in YOUR impeccable Spanish that we've promised Grandma we'll be back in time for the Coronation."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 May 1953GA0858.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1085[Published caption:] It is not yet confirmed that H.M. Inspectors of Taxes, hearing rumours that O.H.M.S. envelopes are being used to carry illegal literature, are making sure their Final Notices get read by despatching them in Christmas Greetings envelopes.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Nov 1958GA1486.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/728Published caption: "I want to go to Farnborough Air Show!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Sep 1954GA0995.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 
CG/1/1/1/776Published caption: "'Hounds of spring on winter's traces' or not - another year it's long pants till August for you, my lad."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Mar 1955GA1056.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1660Published caption: "Some people are here who say Grandma has rented the house to them for Wimbledon fortnight."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jun 1991GA5383.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/899No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Aug 1956GA1222.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1390Published caption: "That reminds me - I left the light on in the bathroom back home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Sep 1962GA1921.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/27Published caption: "It's all right Dad - Bill's hamster has reversed the charge for his call to Butch."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Oct 1975GAA303668.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/1/4/1/3/35/120Published caption: "Here we go again - every time BP sticks the price up, it's: Carol! Have
you seen the pony?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jun 1981GAA354380.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/10"Come in, Jim - we're finished being B.R.M.s - we're Isle of Man riders until Saturday, when we'll be Battle of Britain pilots."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Sep 1950GAA050580.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/118"Well children, did you have a nice ramble?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 May 1978GAA324007.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/96Published caption: "Daily Express 'witty guides to gardening for the total ignoramus'
won't make me like it more than I do already"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 1983GAA374605.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/77Published caption: "You heard what Salisbury said about the Lords - 'It should not be open to everyone to repudiate the responsibilities their ancestors imposed on them.' That picture of my folks stays."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 May 1961GAA151861.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/1/1/1/3237Published caption: "Reckon we've got a late entry for the Miss World contest tonight - that's the fourth time she's washed her hair this week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Nov 1983GA4600.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/113/7"There's always something sad about the last Sail of the Season."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1985GAM0290.jpg 
CG/3/1/2/34/2Cutout sketches of Giles family characters sent by Kathryn HooperKathryn Hooper[24 October 1973]GACS00030.jpg 
CG/1/2/2/2/4Photocopy sketch of Father hanging wallpaper for Tetley Tea TV advertsGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGASK0004.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/53"Two more, Sarge - economising on tea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Feb 1955GAA091108.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/1Published caption: "I didn't think it was such a bad speech as all that, Grandma."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Oct 1959GAA141662.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/11"There's always something sad about the last Sail of the Season."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Oct 1989 - 31 Oct 1989GAA445394.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/109"Now, be good boys and fix the lawn mower, and Daddy will buy you a whole shop load of Easter eggs."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Apr 1950GAA040543.jpg 
47206"Like last year, Butch, forget walkies for a few days after his marathon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 May 198447206.jpg 
CG/1/2/2/2/8Photocopy sketch of Father holding golf club for Tetley Tea TV advertsGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGASK0008.jpg 
GAN/169Published caption: "Honest, Dad, there was tons of snow here yesterday."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1956GAN0174.jpg 
11049"You made enough noise for a dozen men when you came home from the match last night."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 196711049.jpg 
CG/2/5/51Published caption: "Stop pushing!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1988GAP0051.jpg 
02480"Mum! Dad's just given the carol singers a cheque for five million pounds."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 196202480.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/64Published caption: "Well, here we are - her's your quiet little place away from it all
where they've never even heard of it."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Apr 1954GAA080998.jpg 
04351"Dad - Interpol want Grandma for hopping off from Spain without paying for her deckchair in 1926"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Sep 196304351.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1815Published caption: "Hold it, Dad - Auntie Ivy hasn't quite gone yet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1967GA2535.jpg 
09127"Dad - I think a piece of Gemini 9 is just going to land on Mr. Jones's greenhouse."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jun 196609127.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/1/13Photocopy of cartoon printed in newspaper, showing separate small cartoon featuring Giles Junior underneath the main cartoon. Has caption "That's the holly and the mistletoe - now all we want is an almighty bang when dad blows the fuses, then we know it's Christmas."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 December 1989GAPC0001.jpg 
CG/2/5/908"Grandma, one more gloomy weather forecast because your corns hurt and you won't GET a lift to your sister Fanny in Llanfihangel-Glyn-Myfyr."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Nov 1952GAP0912.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/49"Well you were a silly boy. Fancy asking THEM to get Gordon Richard's autograph for you!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Aug 1949GAA040481.jpg 
GAN/1050"You wouldn't have kicked up so much fuss about us digging up half the park if we had found
the two million pounds."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Aug 1963GAN1096.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/111"Prince Charles says he's aged ten years in four months on his ship. It only takes a weekend on ours."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 May 1976GAA303752.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/1/4/1/3/22/16Published caption: "Christmas present list please, dear."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Nov 1967GAA222665.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/12/105Published caption: "Anybody seen one that matches this one? Escaped half an hour ago."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Aug 1958GAA121522.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/48"Is that Chapman Pincher?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jan 1955GAA091103.jpg 
04543"Because since he read that he's been sitting here asking me a lot of fool questions - that's why."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Oct 196304543.jpg 
02576"Grandma, if you can't take your ice skates off stop stamping your feet to get warm"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jan 196302576.jpg 
03581"Well I don't think this is better than spending the week-end in Aunt Rosie's stuffy front room."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 196303581.jpg 
46106"No, I don't look at it this way - I don't think it's not about only saving petrol it's doing me good."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 198346106.jpg 
28911"On the Twelfth Day of Christmas my true love sent to me: A bill for the tu-ur-key, another for the whi-is-ky, and one for the little fir tree."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jan 197628911.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/75"That sort of things goin' to make your night's lodgings come to more than five dollars."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jul 1948GA0297.jpg 
02400"Well, I wouldn't miss the Christmas spirit if I was spending it in the Bahamas."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Dec 196202400.jpg 
06637"Mum! You know you told them not to come home from the Boat Show with anything bigger than a little woolly hat?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 196506637.jpg 
02951"They'll get emigrate to Tristan da Cunha when I get 'em home"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 196302951.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/33[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1970GAA253055.jpg 
04570[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Oct 196304570.jpg 
06373"Off come the health charges - back come all Vera's aches and snuffles."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Nov 196406373.jpg 
31669"Blame TV for more violence - making darts popular again!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 197931669.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1010Published caption: "Sign please - 'I do solemnly swear when I come down we will not
have Denis Healey for breakfast'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Apr 1975GA3422.jpg 
00438"Mother - remember you asked our mice to leave and they all moved in next door?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Feb 196200438.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/116"Like last year, Butch, forget walkies for a few days after his marathon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 May 1984GAA384751.jpg 
09206"Awake, O Lord of the Manor, 'tis Father's Day and thou shalt do no work all day. Just like the other 51 Sundays in the year."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jun 196609206.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/69"Dad, have a look and see if my tortoise is awake now summer time's started."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1972GAA263216.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 
10615"It won't be Mr. Kosygin who'll take the can back because Grandma waited for him at the wrong airport."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Feb 196710615.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/42Published caption: "Moral obligations being all the rage - I suggest you teach that
Airedale thing of yours a few."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Oct 1983GAA384676.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 
35597"He's got a letter from Mrs. Cholmondleigh's poodle's solicitors charging you with rape."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jan 198235597.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 
46977Published caption: "I know they haven't got a sale on - that's one of my boy's Christmas presents going back the moment they open."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 198446977.jpg 
43464Published caption: "Dad, can you spare a minute - Ernie raffled the house and a man's called to say he's won it."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Feb 198443464.jpg 
27730Published caption: "Nothing's going to stop him giving the lawn its Easter hair cut with his new mower."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Mar 197527730.jpg 
GAN/956"Mum! Dad's just given the carol singers a cheque for five million
pounds."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 1962GAN1001.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/61"Yes, I know - and I'm STILL putting my plants in."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Apr 1954GAA080995.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/10"Thank goodness he took a penny off beer or we'd have nothing to be cheerful about."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Apr 1949GAA040443.jpg 
21438"Allee Oops! Mademoiselle Suzie de Pompadour is here to begin your 'Learn-French-at-Home' course."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Nov 197121438.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2638No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Aug 1977GA3746.jpg 
25147"Is that the plumber? I think my Grandma has sprung a leak in her Think Tank."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Sep 197325147.jpg 
20111Published caption: "Well thank you very much, that sure takes care of your Grandma's record - now how about your Father?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Apr 197120111.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1608Published caption: "We're singing in the rain."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jan 1990GA5331.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1612Published caption: "Now they look like lifting sanctions on South Africa you needn't
have planted those three hundred orange trees."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Feb 1990GA5335.jpg 
35147Published caption: "What comments did you let Grandma add on the bottom of that census form?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Apr 198135147.jpg 
32272Published caption: "We have to pay 10p in a call box."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jul 197832272.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/833[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1970GA2865.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/87Published caption: "This ought to be good for a new pair of skates each if we don't tell
Mum."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Feb 1950GAA040520.jpg 
27153Published caption: "You never know - some of 'em might come up"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 197427153.jpg 
44841Published caption: "Then one day that damn bag flew open and out fell a flask of tea, sandwiches and an apple."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Mar 198844841.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 
26085Published caption: "Now you and me are going to have a little chat about the facts of life. Lesson One: We're all going to stop calling me 'Duckie'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Apr 197426085.jpg 
32492Published caption: "We'll see if Uncle Walt still admires us British after a sample of Grandma's homemade wine."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 197832492.jpg 
41430Published caption: "You realise you are desecrating the image of one of the great freedom fighters who sought to free us from the Capitalist yoke."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Nov 198641430.jpg 
47295'I always thought young Cowdrey was such a nice boy - I wonder what he did to deserve such a punishment'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 198847295.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/7/1/4Cartoon inside a menu for a British Racing Drivers Club dinnerGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1949GAM0406.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/443Published caption: "His resolution to get the morning tea lasted well this year - ran right through to the second of January."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1960GA1616.jpg 
43179[published caption:] "Thanks for coming Uncle Jolyon and thanks for buying the children that lovely organ."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 198843179.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/27"You stay out of this!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Dec 1967GAA222676.jpg 
GAN/1074"Good morning, Miss World."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Nov 1963GAN1121.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/71Published caption: "Awake, beloved, control your feverish impatience to learn the
result's of last night's voting in the House"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1974GAA283464.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/77Published caption: "You know what we got coming next? Spring!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Feb 1979GAA334091.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/252"And if you persist in being late for ARP lectures we have means of helping you to be early."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Nov 1948GA0332.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/1/1/1/1709Published caption: "Ultimatum from Dad - make that the last song about the mess his
generation's put yours in."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Sep 1966GA2378.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/63"One difference between Americans and British is Americans rush everywhere and get nowhere whereas the British don't rush."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 1948GAA030356.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/66"I trust I shall see something of you during the Easter Holiday?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 1965GAA192342.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/351Published caption: "This ought to be good for a new pair of skates each if we don't tell Mum."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Feb 1950GA0473.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/293Published caption: "Mind where you sit - three of 'em dead hot on Big-Four conferences, one of 'em on radioactivity, and the other on public hanging."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1955GA1094.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/10/36Published caption: "RIGHT! That'll be enough good-will messages to Nigeria for to-day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Jan 1956GAA101218.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/174Published caption: "What's this we hear about you taking bets that the Russians and Americans will have a go by Christmas?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Oct 1947GA0220.jpg 
GAN/303Published caption: "For the sake of your audience we'll have a little less 'Tee-hee-hee.'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1958GAN0319.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1206Published caption: "Wake up, Dad! Here it comes again!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1960GA1656.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/25Published caption: "I have a strong feeling that many English fathers never try to take
part in home life.... Fathers should learn to bath the baby." - Chairman of the Marriage Guidance
Council. LESSON ONE: FIRST CATCH YOUR BABY.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1949GAA040457.jpg 
00155"Hold it, folks - listen to a recording made a few minutes ago of someone saying: 'Which do you hate most, his summer holiday films or his damn dog doing tricks?'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 196100155.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/225Published caption: "If they must have another war why can't they have it in all these lovely wide open spaces for a change?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jul 1948GA0299.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/15Published caption: "No ITV and BBC repeat repeats is driving us to drink."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Aug 1979GAA344152.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/1/4/1/3/4/103Published caption: "I should have thought we could have managed without your contribution
to Mother's Day."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1950GAA040537.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1731Published caption: "What's roast mynah bird taste like, Dad?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Dec 1966GA2410.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/1/4/1/3/27/104"You may remember you bought me a spare tyre for the car on Mother's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jun 1973GAA273373.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/538Published caption: "So you're leaving us because our house is like a rabbit hutch? I did something taking you to see the Stately Homes this Easter, didn't I?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1952GA0730.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/75Published caption: "If they must have another war why can't they have it in all these
lovely wide open spaces for a change?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jul 1948GAA030368.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/218Published caption: "The guy is nuts. Says thank you!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 1948GA0288.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3737Introducing Dad -Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Aug 1947GA5394.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/295"Ah, well, the bookies would've probably won 'em off us tomorrow, anyway."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1949GA0397.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3154Published caption: "Yes, we had a nice Christmas - we all sang carols then Grandma killed off two or three thousand Space Invaders on her video computer"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1982GA4482.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/58Published caption: "But not you, mate. Empty salmon tins and old boots are about your
top score."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 1966GAA202459.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1362Published caption: "Moral obligations being all the rage - I suggest you teach that Airedale thing of yours a few."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Oct 1983GA4590.jpg 
CG/2/5/581Published caption: "Daily Express 'witty guides to gardening for the total ignoramus' won't make me like it more than I do already"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 1983GAP0582.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3305Published caption: "That's the 23rd ball your little Trinidad chum has knocked out to sea!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Aug 1984GA4696.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/97"No one is taking any notice of father. He is beginning to appear as a luxurious by optional extra."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Mar 1976GAA303738.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/18Published caption: "That's the 23rd ball your little Trinidad chum has knocked out to sea!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Aug 1984GAA394777.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/1/4/1/3/39/1Published caption: VE Day 1945: "Now it's over, I'll get some leave and repair that
gutter and put a couple of boards in that fence." VE Day 1985
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 1985GAA394760.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/1/4/1/3/40/11Published caption: "The children are back - they've videoed the whole sixteen hours of
yesterday's Rock Concert in case you missed it"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jul 1985GAA404895.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/6Express c1955 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)c1955GAC0103.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1269Published caption: "And WHY can't I sit here looking like this with the Government spending more than any other country in promoting Britain as a tourist attraction?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Mar 1961GA1744.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/73Published caption: "I don't think Mr. Jones thought much of that tip Dad gave him for the National."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Apr 1971GAA253095.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/60"Don't get up, dear, it's Mother's Day - I'll go down and make the tea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Mar 1967GAA212584.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/65Published caption: "That man's just had more for his dinner than I have in six months at
home."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jun 1948GAA030358.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 
GAN/969"Grandma, if you can't take your ice skates off stop stamping your feet
to get warm"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jan 1963GAN1015.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/92Cartoon from 1990 R.N.L.I. Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 1990 - 30 Sep 1990GAA445475.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 
GAN/812"Hold it, folks - listen to a recording made a few minutes ago of someone saying: 'Which do
you hate most, his summer holiday films or his damn dog doing tricks?'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1961GAN0852.jpg 
11304"Don't keep telling me Chichester's wife shares HIS interests. I notice she didn't go with him."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 May 196711304.jpg 
28223Published caption: "Our delegation points out that they see not clause in Mr. Wilson's White Paper referriing to a 6 pound maximum pocket money."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jul 197528223.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/21Published caption: "Awake, Perseus - if you can go as fast as Tessa Sanderson's javelin,
you might just catch the 7.10."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Aug 1984GAA394780.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/1/4/2/3/70/1Menu for the North-East Norfolk Licensed Victuallers Association 1959 Annual Dinner and DanceGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1959GAM0116.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 
CG/1/4/1/2/6Daily Express Giles posterGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGAPO0005.jpg 
32880Published caption: "When I asked you where you would be putting your cross I was asking a perfectly civil question."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 197932880.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/16/29"Hold it, folks - listen to a recording made a few minutes ago of someone saying: 'Which do
you hate most, his summer holiday films or his damn dog doing tricks?'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1961GAA161936.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/34Published caption: "Now they look like lifting sanctions on South Africa you needn't have planted those three hundred orange trees."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Feb 1990GAA445417.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 
CG/2/5/676"Hold it, Dad - Auntie Ivy hasn't quite gone yet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1967GAP0677.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/34"Hold it, Dad - Auntie Ivy hasn't quite gone yet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1967GAA222683.jpg 
GAN/670Published caption: "Well, I'm certainly glad you brought me along to see what the Wolfenden
Committee wants the taxpayer to subscribe £5,000,000 towards."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Oct 1960GAN0706.jpg 
45015"None of 'em will ever learn - I got six across the backside for writing 'Peace' on the school wall when I were a boy."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Nov 198345015.jpg 
04057"If we warn them they'll only tell us not to make a noise we'll wake Grandma."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 196304057.jpg 
03728 'While the whole nation's on the subject of morals I'm going to have a word about that damn Tom of theirs.'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 196303728.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/1/4/1/3/2/78"Hurry up, Grandma, before the man comes and wants to know if we had a permit to build this lot."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Mar 1947GAA020232.jpg 
21599Published caption: "Hold it there, Emma, or he'll up it 10p a gallon before B.P. can say 'We regret that owing to ...'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 197121599.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/12Daily Express 1960 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1960GAC0074.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 
46386Published caption: "Looks like your 'Life and High Jinks of Grandma' you sent to the Sun have come back."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Feb 198346386.jpg 
35658Published caption: "Good morning, 'Disenchanted'. I see Anna Ford discussed your letter about your problem parents in her new TV show."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Apr 198235658.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/569[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Oct 1963GA2045.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/87"She always was a poor loser"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1965GAA192363.jpg 
GAN/985"Dad says it's Mother's Day and you're to relax and have breakfast in bed and we'll look
after the house..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Mar 1963GAN1031.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/118"Marvellous, isn't it? Come here every year for my holidays and go back every year telling 'em I've had a wonderful time." (Cornwall)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Aug 1951GAA050688.jpg 
32960Published caption: "I dozed off - who won?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 May 197932960.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3307Published caption: "Awake, Perseus - if you can go as fast as Tessa Sanderson's javelin, you might just catch the 7.10."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Aug 1984GA4699.jpg 
35590Published caption: "Dad! You've won a smashing family speed boat - can I tell Mum?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jan 198235590.jpg 
31564Published caption: "Your punk Sex Pistols are good ambassadors for free speech."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jan 197831564.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 
43240Published caption: VE Day 1945: "Now it's over, I'll get some leave and repair that gutter and put a couple of boards in that fence." VE Day 1985Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 198543240.jpg 
46103[published caption: ] "This explains why he brought me early morning tea - he's not going to pay the thieving moguls another 7p a gallon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Aug 198646103.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/18Published caption: "Dad! The ferry strike's over - we can go to Zeebrugge for the weekend
after all."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1983GAA384652.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 
31086Published caption: "When I said build them a tree-house to keep them quiet, I didn't mean to include room service."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 197731086.jpg 
46469[published caption:] "I've made dinner for four o'clock - I thought your new three o'clock closing time law had started"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Apr 198846469.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/104"Tell Carol ol' blue eyes is here."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1975GAA293622.jpg 
32161Published caption: "It's for you - can the gang come round and watch Scotland on TV tonight? No THEY CAN'T!!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jun 197832161.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/11/86"Of course, you realise that if my Dad gives it up we shall have to start buying our own."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1957GAA111387.jpg 
32060Published caption: "Go and tell Father Casanova to come and make the beds"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 May 197832060.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/1/1/1/2383Published caption: "You never know - some of 'em might come up"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1974GA3383.jpg 
CG/2/5/683"What's roast mynah bird taste like, Dad?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Dec 1966GAP0684.jpg 
CG/2/5/553Published caption: "You made enough noise for a dozen men when you came home from the
match last night."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1967GAP0554.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 
GAN/1656"Hold it, Dad - Auntie Ivy hasn't quite gone yet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1967GAN1719.jpg 
CG/1/1/9/21/2"There's always something sad about the last sail of the season."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1985GA5697.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/51"I'd have thought you might let them get Guy Fawkes night over
first."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Nov 1984GAA394810.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/48"We sure got sex-equality in this house - he's switched the washing machine on and
lifted the ironing board from the cupboard all on his own."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Nov 1987GAA425182.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/23Published caption: "I like the way they always ask you if you'd LIKE to help them with
the decorations."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1959GAA141684.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/5Published caption: "You didn't plough any fields and scatter - you nicked that marrow from my allotment on the way here."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Oct 1966GAA212529.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 
GAN/1189"Nothing brings on Vera's hiccups quicker than the Americans dropping
bombs in the interest of world peace."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Aug 1964GAN1236.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/725Published caption: "Two miles from the Scottish border and first you tell me you don't drink Scotch and then you tell me you don't like haggis!!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Sep 1954GA0993.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/1/4/1/3/17/65Published caption: "They'll get emigrate to Tristan da Cunha when I get 'em home"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1963GAA172097.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/260Published caption: "That's a nice thing to call baby on the first day of National Baby Week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jun 1954 - 14 Jun 1954GA0964.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/1/4/1/3/4/3"What's this - your usual annual meeting to work out another infallible system, which will
win us a fortune by the end of the flat racing season?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Mar 1949GAA040436.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/63[published caption:] "He's not to have those till Christmas - back where you found them!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Dec 1988GAA435322.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/1/1/1/845Published caption: "Oh dear - and we haven't even won it yet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Dec 1955GA1148.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/1/1/2/1229Published 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/1/1/1/2224Published caption: "Brace yourself, Sir, here she comes."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Apr 1973GA3147.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/25[published caption:] "Dad, remember the gentleman you hit for playing his saxophone all the time we were delayed at Gatwick?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 1987GAA425159.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/1/4/1/3/41/123Published caption: "Grandma - explain to man's best friend that Man has taken the day off to go to Wimbledon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jun 1987GAA415132.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3557Published caption: "Grandma - explain to man's best friend that Man has taken the day off to go to Wimbledon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jun 1987GA5069.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1233Published caption: "With all UNO playing about in New York it's a fine opportunity for Red China to take over the world."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Sep 1960GA1691.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/94"Don't panic, dear - the ambulance is on its way"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Apr 1977GAA313859.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/59Published caption: "Just two more days of the Year of the Child then the Year of the Adult takes over in this house."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1979GAA344196.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/18/17"Good morning, Miss World."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Nov 1963GAA182169.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/1/4/1/3/28/92Published caption: "As we haven't had beef for so long I thought I'd be rash and treat ourselves to a piece of sirloin."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 May 1974GAA283485.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/14"Thank the schools' new Lessons in Love - he wants to know who's been using his aftershave."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Oct 1989 - 31 Oct 1989GAA445397.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/68"Why don't you take the aunts for a nice walk while we get the lunch?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Dec 1985GAA404952.jpg 
GAN/1015"Well I don't think this is better than spending the week-end in Aunt Rosie's stuffy front
room."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1963GAN1061.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/18/65"Listening to everybody repeating 'And to think we're paying over twenty pounds for a weekend of it' is getting on Captain's nerves."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 1964GAA182219.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/1/4/1/3/30/2Published caption: "Here we are, Einstein - a field in which you cannot fail to shine."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jul 1975GAA303643.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/276no captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Mar 1949GA0369.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1464"You wouldn't have kicked up so much fuss about us digging up half the park if we had found
the two million pounds."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Aug 1963GA2022.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/13/67Published caption: "Let's try the back roads - can't be slower."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1959GAA131606.jpg 
CG/2/1/1/312/3Reference files (studio): subject - Parrot: Preliminary sketch of cartoon of 20 January 1981, with detail of 'Atilla', and preliminary caption: "Statur of Liberty - not Hitchhikers Guide to the Galaxy!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)Jan 1981GAR-F-S-311-3.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/18[published caption:] "Just now and then I wish Butch would have a go like King Juan Carlos's Alsatian."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Aug 1987GAA425152.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/84Published caption: "Brace yourself, Sir, here she comes."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Apr 1973GAA273353.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/1/1/2/803Published caption: "This is the same one as you gave me last year - I wrote the 1969
Grand National odds on the bottom."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Mar 1970GA2781.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2496Published caption: "Awake, beloved, we bring you steamed cod and a picture of Bertie
Buttons to cheer you up."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Feb 1976GA3545.jpg 
19316Published caption: "Pity you can't train that damn dog of yours to read a few Casanova posters."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 197019316.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/525No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Feb 1952GA0709.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/10/29Published caption: "This delegation wishes to register a strong protest about Father
Christmases who come home late and forget to fill our socks."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Dec 1955GAA101210.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/2/4/1/35/1/11Giles cartoon illustrating article about Giles by Timothy Green in Smithsonian Magazine, with caption: 'Grandma, a popular member of the Giles "family," reacts characteristically to her Mother's Day presents: "Damn flowers - never a bottle of Scotch."'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)December 1972GAPC0414.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/17/48"Grandma, if you can't take your ice skates off stop stamping your feet
to get warm"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jan 1963GAA172080.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/1/4/1/3/29/91Published caption: "Sign please - 'I do solemnly swear when I come down we will not have Denis Healey for breakfast'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Apr 1975GAA293609.jpg 
GAN/577Published caption: "His resolution to get the morning tea lasted well this year - ran
right through to the second of January."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1960GAN0611.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/10"No, I don't look at it this way - I don't think it's not about only
saving petrol it's doing me good."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1983GAA384644.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/31"And a Happy New Year to you - you banal, treacly-mouthed, patronising creep"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1964GAA192307.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/39Published caption: "Christmas holidays are not what they used to be, Millie - seven
days discussing nuclear fission instead of ailments."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1955GAA091094.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/28Published caption: "Here they come - look happy."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1960GAA151812.jpg 
GAN/1484"Ultimatum from Dad - make that the last song about the mess his
generation's put yours in."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Sep 1966GAN1541.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/506"Hold it, folks - listen to a recording made a few minutes ago of someone saying: 'Which do
you hate most, his summer holiday films or his damn dog doing tricks?'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1961GA1834.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/18/58"Prize fights from Telstar at six in the morning is early enough - all transistor radios,
if you please."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Feb 1964GAA182212.jpg 
34408Published caption: 'She says we made Dunkirk in 1940, so we can make it again to pick up her sister, Florrie'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Aug 198034408.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/83"Mind you don't make them too fat to fly away from the cat!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jan 1985GAA394842.jpg 
06444"And a Happy New Year to you - you banal, treacly-mouthed, patronising creep"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 196406444.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/1/4/1/4/18Daily Express 1963 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1963GAC0004.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 
GAN/2229"Dad, have a look and see if my tortoise is awake now summer time's started."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1972GAN2304.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/18/31"There go the last of grandma's green stamps."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Dec 1963GAA182185.jpg 
GAN/1420"Bet they can't tell marge from butter."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Apr 1966GAN1475.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/540Published caption: "Mum! Dad's just given the carol singers a cheque for five million
pounds."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 1962GA1951.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/1/1/2/1263Published caption: "Coarse fishing starts Tuesday - just two days to finish painting the house, finish building the shed..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1981GA4274.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/1/1/2/251Published caption: "My dad says they ought to send you out to the Bahamas on these germ-warfare tests, Mr. Sniff."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Mar 1954GA0934.jpg 
CG/1/1/4/5Artwork for 1982 Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Dec 1982 - 31 Dec 1982GA5679.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 
CG/1/4/2/3/56/5Programme for an amateur boxing tournament, in aid of the Licensed Victuallers' School FundGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1960GAM0392.jpg 
35139Published caption: "Hold it, Dad! Attila the Hun's just laid another egg."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Apr 198135139.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/101Published caption: "Oh Lord! I forgot - it's Mother's Day"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Mar 1985GAA394860.jpg 
GAN/1220"Off come the health charges - back come all Vera's aches and snuffles."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Nov 1964GAN1268.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 
17744Published caption: "Sorry to disturb you, Sir, but the Air Ministry inform us that thanks to your boy's ..... kite all London Airport planes have been diverted to Garwick and Manchester"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 May 197017744.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 
CG/1/1/1/364"Someone'll have to give me a £100 before I'll go within 50 miles of Hyde Park Corner with them in those hats."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1950GA0494.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/1/4/1/3/21/1"Ultimatum from Dad - make that the last song about the mess his
generation's put yours in."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Sep 1966GAA212525.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/8"Off come the health charges - back come all Vera's aches and snuffles."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Nov 1964GAA192284.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3175Published caption: "Daily Express 'witty guides to gardening for the total ignoramus' won't make me like it more than I do already"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 1983GA4513.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1387Published caption: "Well, you don't look like you've spent the week celebrating a war to make the world fit for heroes to live in."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jun 1984GA4676.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/1/145"I suppose you've read that you can now be fined up to £5000 and get seven years for doing unessential building."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Mar 1946GAA010145.jpg 
CG/1/1/10/28[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGA5820.jpg 
CG/2/5/573"Mind you don't make them too fat to fly away from the cat!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jan 1985GAP0574.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/226Published caption: "Just when I find somewhere I like, you decide we ought to go home and start knitting for the troops".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jul 1948GA0300.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1426[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1985GA4806.jpg 
GAN/1270"Watch out for the wild swings to the body, the swift uppercuts - her horse fell at the
first fence and her team got knocked out of the semi-finals."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Mar 1965GAN1320.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/1/1/1/1200Published caption: "Any man can be proud to be beaten by his son."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Apr 1960GA1648.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 
02914"If the Americans are over here buying all our scientific talent how come they missed you?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Mar 196302914.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 
07906[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Nov 196507906.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/88Published caption: "People who take their children for holidays in Spain want to leave them
there."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1953GAA070903.jpg 
35582Published caption: "Jimmy Savile says it can't be fixed, so we'll have to buy a new one. I smell a fiddle!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Jan 198235582.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/517Published caption: "All Mr. Churchill's efforts to maintain world peace mean nothing to some people's children."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jan 1952GA0700.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/87Published caption: "Nothing's going to stop him giving the lawn its Easter hair cut
with his new mower."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Mar 1975  
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/1/1/2/560Published caption: "If we warn them they'll only tell us not to make a noise we'll wake
Grandma."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 1963GA2018.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 
CG/1/1/1/2981Published caption: "That reminds me - you still owe me for the ring"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Feb 1981GA4230.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/91Published caption: "Arise, everybody! 'Tis Summer Time - lunch on the lawn."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Mar 1979GAA334105.jpg 
GAN/1945Published caption: "This is the same one as you gave me last year - I wrote the 1969
Grand National odds on the bottom."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Mar 1970GAN2014.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/305Published caption: "This delegation wishes to register a strong protest about Father Christmases who come home late and forget to fill our socks."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Dec 1955GA1147.jpg 
27382Published caption: "If someone had nailed this resolution up with a little more enthusiasm..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jan 197527382.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/93Published caption: "Then one day that damn bag flew open and out fell a flask of tea,
sandwiches and an apple."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Mar 1988GAA425227.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/23/44Published caption: "I think you ought to go and see what they're up to. They've been in
the shed for hours with Ernie's Magic Chemistry set."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Feb 1969GAA232817.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/1/4/1/3/16/73Published caption: "I suppose you will be spending three days of this joyous holiday beseeching that a pestilence fall upon the visiting team and the ref. be maimed."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Apr 1962GAA161980.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/103"I wouldn't get up yet - Grandma's still sounding off about paying £2 million transfer fees with her money."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 May 1980GAA344240.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/114Published caption: "Go and tell Father Casanova to come and make the beds"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 May 1978GAA324003.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/1/1/2/1357Published caption: "Never mind surveys proving children don't like British holidays - at 80p a go kindly look as if you do."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Aug 1983GA4572.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/17/93"Well I don't think this is better than spending the week-end in Aunt Rosie's stuffy front
room."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1963GAA172125.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/1/4/1/3/27/54Published caption: "There's certainly no discrimination between the sexes in this house. I
let the women graduate from menial kitchen duties to concrete mixing and so forth."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Feb 1973GAA273323.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/39Published caption: "Me jealous? No! They practically live in the kitchen since I
engaged an au pair girl to help."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1971GAA263186.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/1/1/1/290Published caption: "I have a strong feeling that many English fathers never try to take part in home life.... Fathers should learn to bath the baby." - Chairman of the Marriage Guidance Council. LESSON ONE: FIRST CATCH YOUR BABY.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1949GA0390.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/597Published caption: "He said 'Happy New Year' to everyone we met and when they'd gone a little way past he said 'and I hope you fall down a hole'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1953GA0811.jpg 
13778"What's the betting they all wake up and say that programme wasn't worth an extra pound on the licence?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jul 196813778.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/55Published caption: "Dad! Isn't it smashing - we've got two feet of snow"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Feb 1974GAA283448.jpg 
CG/2/5/486Published caption: "This lady claims that your dog has just devalued her Crufts champ."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 1973GAP0486.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/36"What's roast mynah bird taste like, Dad?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Dec 1966GAA212560.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/105Published caption: "All right - space-men have landed and captured Grandma and Auntie Vera.
Now go and play something that doesn't make quite so much noise."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Aug 1955GAA091160.jpg 
CG/1/5/10Print of cartoon with published caption: "You never know - some of 'em might come up"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGAPR0010.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/109Published caption: "Look out, Dad! Here comes the man to say no more Highland Games
rehearsals."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Sep 1954GAA081043.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/337Published caption: "His Royal Highness - King of the Office Parties - home bang on time as usual to help with the decorations."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 1956GA1263.jpg 
43224"Who suggested we got Mother outdoor plants for Mothering Sunday?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Mar 198343224.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/123Published caption: "Yes, I saw on TV it's our last chance to save the elephant. Now get it out of the garage."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1980GAA344260.jpg 
GAN/430[Published caption:] It is not yet confirmed that H.M. Inspectors of Taxes, hearing rumours
that O.H.M.S. envelopes are being used to carry illegal literature, are making sure their Final
Notices get read by despatching them in Christmas Greetings envelopes.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Nov 1958GAN0455.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/1/1/1/792Published caption: "My! The Thames has changed since you tied up at that riverside mooring last night."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jun 1955GA1077.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/1/4/1/3/17/99Published caption: 'While the whole nation's on the subject of morals I'm going to have
a word about that damn Tom of theirs.'
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1963GAA172131.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/46Published caption: "I hope you put the children to bed before that Warhol sex film came
on."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jan 1973GAA273315.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3131st Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jul 1977 - 31 Dec 1977GAAC0031.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2744Published caption: "We have to pay 10p in a call box."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jul 1978GA3890.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/65[published caption:] "Do you think we should tell Vicar he's got a grandma in his pear tree?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1988GAA425199.jpg 
CG/2/5/580Published caption: "Moral obligations being all the rage - I suggest you teach that
Airedale thing of yours a few."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Oct 1983GAP0581.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2850Published caption: "No ITV and BBC repeat repeats is driving us to drink."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Aug 1979GA4036.jpg 
GAN/2426Published caption: "I'm not hoarding, it's empty, but I like to give the Gestapo next door
something to report."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Nov 1973GAN2501.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/105"Dad - Mum says you're to come down and celebrate UNO's birthday." (UNO is three years old today.)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Oct 1948GAA030398.jpg 
CG/2/5/709Published caption: "Hold it there, Emma, or he'll up it 10p a gallon before B.P. can say
'We regret that owing to ...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 1971GAP0710.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/1/4/1/3/13/110Published caption: "Well - since they ask - why AREN'T you with Britain's wartime top brass
at Ike's party tonight?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 1959GAA131650.jpg 
CG/2/5/205Published caption: "When I asked you where you would be putting your cross I was asking a
perfectly civil question."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 1979GAP0205.jpg 
GAN/2210Published caption: "This gentleman claims your boy sold his boy these two gold fish for
his entire stock of coal."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Feb 1972GAN2285.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3919"All right. You despair of the human race, I despair of the human race, we ALL despair of
the human race. Now hold your tongue."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Sep 1948GA5812.jpg 
GAN/1237"And a Happy New Year to you - you banal, treacly-mouthed, patronising creep"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1964GAN1286.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/59Published caption: "This is the same one as you gave me last year - I wrote the 1969
Grand National odds on the bottom."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Mar 1970GAA242956.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/956Published caption: "They wouldn't be singing their little heads off if they could read."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jan 1974GA3247.jpg 
GAN/1183"As a matter of fact we didn't get your letter saying you were coming
for the day."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 1964GAN1230.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/6/59Published caption: "So you're leaving us because our house is like a rabbit hutch? I
did something taking you to see the Stately Homes this Easter, didn't I?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1952GAA060754.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/46Published caption: "They wouldn't be singing their little heads off if they could read."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jan 1974GAA283439.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/11/41Published caption: "Honest, Dad, there was tons of snow here yesterday."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1956GAA111339.jpg 
CG/2/5/648"Dad, have a look and see if my tortoise is awake now summer time's started."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1972GAP0649.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/101Published caption: "Mind where you sit - three of 'em dead hot on Big-Four conferences, one
of 'em on radioactivity, and the other on public hanging."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1955GAA091156.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 
48117"We sure got sex-equality in this house - he's switched the washing machine on and lifted the ironing board from the cupboard all on his own."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Nov 198748117.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/11/40Published caption: "Come and say 'Good Morning' to what you called 'The sweetest Christmas
present you have had."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1956GAA111338.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/696Published caption: "You made enough noise for a dozen men when you came home from the
match last night."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1967GA2447.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/691Published caption: "Don't get up, dear, it's Mother's Day - I'll go down and make the tea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Mar 1967GA2433.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/125Published caption: "I don't think Dad's eight miles to work by bike is saving as much
petrol as Mum thinks."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jun 1979GAA334139.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/253Published caption: "Well, here we are - her's your quiet little place away from it all where they've never even heard of it."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Apr 1954GA0943.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1208Published caption: "Know what he'll give me? He'll give me: 'Lord Brabazon told the Minister of Transport that it should be an offence for one person to occupy a car by himself'".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 May 1960GA1658.jpg 
GAN/2440Published caption: "They wouldn't be singing their little heads off if they could read."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jan 1974GAN2516.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/25Published caption: "I'm not hoarding, it's empty, but I like to give the Gestapo next door
something to report."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Nov 1973GAA283418.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/12"Grandma, one more gloomy weather forecast because your corns hurt and you won't GET a lift to your sister Fanny in Llanfihangel-Glyn-Myfyr."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Nov 1952GAA070826.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/7"Please take the Colonel's ball back where you found it at once."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jul 1979GAA344146.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/25"The lion-trainer's little boy has been teaching us how to put our heads in to the lion's mouth."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Dec 1952GAA070840.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/35"I don't think our Captain will doze off - I've just slipped a couple of my Laxitivo Pills in his tea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Dec 1972GAA273303.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/105Published caption: "Do stop mumbling, George. I asked you if anybody called during the
week-end."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Aug 1951GAA050675.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/112"I remember the last petrol shortage threat - he had a lot of fool ideas about getting a horse."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 May 1979GAA334126.jpg 
GAN/2328Published caption: "This lady claims that your dog has just devalued her Crufts champ."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 1973GAN2403.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/63"In view of the news and the weather, I should have thought we could leave the Chopin Centenary Week to somebody like Irene Scharrer."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Oct 1949GAA040496.jpg 
CG/2/5/474"Dad, you know the Consumers Association said a goose is a better guard dog than a
dog?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 1981GAP0474.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/1/1/2/1616Published caption: "Dad - Mum sent me over these for you to bring her for Mother's
Day."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Mar 1990GA5339.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/15Published caption: "Stop pushing!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1988GAA435274.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1382Published caption: "Don't forget you're picking up Auntie Pauline and Uncle Jim for lunch."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Apr 1984GA4662.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2198Published caption: "I don't think our Captain will doze off - I've just slipped a
couple of my Laxitivo Pills in his tea."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Dec 1972GA3106.jpg 
CG/2/5/565Published caption: 'She says we made Dunkirk in 1940, so we can make it again to pick
up her sister, Florrie'
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Aug 1980GAP0566.jpg 
25969Published caption: "I tell you every year it's a waste of money buying your Mother flowers for Mother's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Mar 197425969.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/82Published caption: "They can feed me as many sex-educational films as they like - no one's
going to convince me that our relatives had anything to do with sex."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Apr 1971GAA253104.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/54"My boy gave the wife a nice bunch of daffs for Mother's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Mar 1961GAA151838.jpg 
GAN/1987Published caption: "Grandma, you must let Vera vote for whom she chooses."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1970GAN2058.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/96Published caption: "Grandma, you must let Vera vote for whom she chooses."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1970GAA242993.jpg 
GAN/1565Published caption: "You made enough noise for a dozen men when you came home from the
match last night."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1967GAN1625.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/1/4/1/3/40/63"Those Teddy bears you 'found' up here and put in Christie's sale were the twins' Christmas presents."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Dec 1985GAA404947.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/63Published caption: "Yes, we had a nice Christmas - we all sang carols then Grandma killed
off two or three thousand Space Invaders on her video computer"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1982GAA374572.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2370Published caption: "Did you put a jumping cracker under Mr. Hettlethwaite's car?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Oct 1974GA3362.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1485Published caption: "You realise you are desecrating the image of one of the great
freedom fighters who sought to free us from the Capitalist yoke."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Nov 1986GA4991.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/7Published caption: "We have to pay 10p in a call box."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jul 1978GAA334021.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/217"There goes Grandma's hat."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1948GA0287.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2301[Published caption:] "Vera, have you been sending out invitations to the homeless offering free accommodation?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Mar 1974GA3265.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/59Published caption: "Timber!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Dec 1974GAA293576.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2997Published caption: "Okay, Hurricane Higgins - Easter's over!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Apr 1981GA4253.jpg 
GAN/856Published caption: "I suppose you will be spending three days of this joyous holiday
beseeching that a pestilence fall upon the visiting team and the ref. be maimed."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Apr 1962GAN0896.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1129Published caption: "How would you like to be a brave boy and tell Grandma there's no
more morning tea til the price comes down."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Feb 1978GA3839.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2665Published caption: "That'll take care of your new tax rebate - Butch has just bit a Tax
Inspector."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Oct 1977GA3780.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/14Published caption: "I suppose if someone said elephants were going to be dearer we'd
have a back-yard scheme for elephants."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Sep 1950GAA050584.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/29"Hold it there, Emma, or he'll up it 10p a gallon before B.P. can say
'We regret that owing to ...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 1971GAA263176.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/1/1/1/379No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Jul 1950GA0513.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1996Published caption: "Grandma, you must let Vera vote for whom she chooses."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1970GA2811.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/1/4/1/3/37/119Published caption: "Bad luck one of your Cup finals falling on the day you promised to
do the ceiling"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 May 1983GAA374628.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/119"What's the betting they all wake up and say that programme wasn't worth an extra pound on
the licence?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jul 1968GAA222768.jpg 
GAN/153[Published caption:] "He may be right, he may be wrong, but I think I preferred him when
all we knew about him was his hat."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Nov 1956GAN0158.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/26Published caption: "The lady says she's going to be a grandma and would you like a Downing
Street job as an Advisory Executive?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Sep 1988GAA435285.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/1/1/1/3282Published caption: "All these long sunny walks dad's taking us on - we'll get ever so brown."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Apr 1984GA4661.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/1"All right. You despair of the human race, I despair of the human race, we ALL despair of the human race. Now hold your tongue."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Sep 1948GAA030293.jpg 
CG/2/5/675"Don't get up, dear, it's Mother's Day - I'll go down and make the tea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Mar 1967GAP0676.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/1/1/1/921[published caption:] "He may be right, he may be wrong, but I think I preferred him when all we knew about him was his hat."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Nov 1956GA1254.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/1/1/2/764Published caption: "I think you ought to go and see what they're up to. They've been in the shed for hours with Ernie's Magic Chemistry set."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Feb 1969GA2659.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/1/1/2/1559Published caption: "Stop pushing!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1988GA5214.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/108Published caption: "Wake up dear, 'tis Father's Day. Joint presentation - one jar of
tadpoles."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jun 1974GAA283501.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/9"Dad - Grandma's just swallowed six thousand eight hundred and seventy-three greenflies."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Jul 1979GAA344148.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1431Published caption: "The children are back - they've videoed the whole sixteen hours of
yesterday's Rock Concert in case you missed it"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jul 1985GA4826.jpg 
GAN/1996"Stop panic buying everybody, we're saved from starvation - Vera's just
planted an apple tree."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jul 1970GAN2069.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/1/1/1/2108Published caption: "Hold it there, Emma, or he'll up it 10p a gallon before B.P. can say
'We regret that owing to ...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 1971GA2980.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2344Published caption: "Yes - I think we can do something about that"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Aug 1974GA3326.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/99th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Sep 1954 - 31 Dec 1955GAAC0009.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/1/1/2/950Published caption: "Well there's one place where I bet they're not short of fuel."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Dec 1973GA3231.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/1/4/1/3/16/18"Give 'em all fire extinguishers."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Nov 1961GAA161925.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/47Published caption: "Everybody up! Fire drill!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Nov 1977GAA323936.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/13Published caption: "Will you tell Georgie that we've drawn your house for playing the Holiday Cricket Tournament and we'll all be round in ten minutes."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jul 1987GAA425147.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1711"Dad - Mum says you're to come down and celebrate UNO's birthday." (UNO is three years old
today.)
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Oct 1948GA5581.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/1/4/1/3/8/118Published caption: "Your wee bairns were collecting them as souvenirs to take home and you
didn't know it - a likely story!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Sep 1954GAA081052.jpg 
CG/2/5/636"You may remember you bought me a spare tyre for the car on Mother's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jun 1973GAP0637.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2671Published caption: "Everybody up! Fire drill!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Nov 1977GA3787.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 
GAN/2057No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1970GAN2130.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/73Published caption: "I tell you every year it's a waste of money buying your Mother flowers
for Mother's Day."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Mar 1974GAA283466.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/389Published caption: "George! The gentleman you've been giving a lift all week says you promised to take his family for a Sunday morning spin."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 May 1958GA1435.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/62"There goes Grandma's hat."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jun 1948GAA030355.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/105Published caption: "I dozed off - who won?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 May 1979GAA334119.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/65Published caption: "Dad! You've won a smashing family speed boat - can I tell Mum?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jan 1982GAA364450.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1172Published caption: "Arise, everybody! 'Tis Summer Time - lunch on the lawn."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Mar 1979GA3979.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/121Published caption: "Coarse fishing starts Tuesday - just two days to finish painting the
house, finish building the shed..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1981GAA354381.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 
GAN/1804Published caption: "I think you ought to go and see what they're up to. They've been in
the shed for hours with Ernie's Magic Chemistry set."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Feb 1969GAN1869.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/107Published caption: "St. George to Dragon - I give you ten seconds to get off my new
flower bed - over and out."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Apr 1978GAA323996.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1579Published caption: "It'll be extremely bad for your health if she hears you say
'Morning Fatso'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jan 1989GA5263.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2759Published caption: "We'll see if Uncle Walt still admires us British after a sample of
Grandma's homemade wine."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 1978GA3912.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/1/1/1/3084Published caption: "Good morning, 'Disenchanted'. I see Anna Ford discussed your letter
about your problem parents in her new TV show."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Apr 1982GA4380.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/964Published caption: "I tell you every year it's a waste of money buying your Mother flowers
for Mother's Day."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Mar 1974GA3270.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1061No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Jun 1976GA3591.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1417Published caption: "Oh Lord! I forgot - it's Mother's Day"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Mar 1985GA4780.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1141Published caption: "It's for you - can the gang come round and watch Scotland on TV
tonight? No THEY CAN'T!!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jun 1978GA3878.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/41"Morning, Gentlemen! I see you've all got the Budget Day feeling."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1948GAA030334.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1401Published caption: "I'll settle for it being a step towards world peace when we have a
little less 'We sure put Krushchev in his place.'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Oct 1962GA1933.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/58[published caption:] "If Currie means it's going to save me this morning trip to collect one egg out of you bunch of layabouts then hooray for salmonella."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Dec 1988GAA435317.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/120"This is going to be another re-cellulosing job when we get home." (Devon)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 1951GAA050690.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/272"Mmm! I heard Dad tell the man next door that if Gaitskell lets us have petrol for Easter he's going to leak the back axle rather than take us to the seaside."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Mar 1949GA0365.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/63"Everyone else in the road have had their polling cards, Butch. I repeat - everyone
else in the road have had their poling cards, Butch..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Feb 1974GAA283456.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/87Published caption: "You ought to be ashamed - kicking their little trains all over the
place just because you had to walk home."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jun 1955GAA091142.jpg 
GAN/2431Published caption: "Well there's one place where I bet they're not short of fuel."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Dec 1973GAN2506.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/1/4/1/3/6/65"Dad - we've found your Cup-Final ticket we hid last week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1952GAA060760.jpg 
GAN/740Published caption: "You heard what Salisbury said about the Lords - 'It should not be open
to everyone to repudiate the responsibilities their ancestors imposed on them.' That picture of
my folks stays."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 May 1961GAN0777.jpg 
GAN/1241"Mum! You know you told them not to come home from the Boat Show with anything bigger
than a little woolly hat?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1965GAN1290.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1537[published caption:] "Do you think we should tell Vicar he's got a grandma in his pear
tree?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jan 1988GA5138.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/6/43"The man in the pet shop told Vera that all his little birds would starve after Budget Day unless somebody bought them."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Mar 1952GAA060738.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/21"It's handy to bring home the catalogues and pamphlets about the cars we can't buy."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Oct 1950GAA050591.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/657Published caption: "Your Dad's banging away at Mr. Heath but it's really those new shoes
that pinch a bit he's mad at."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Mar 1966GA2322.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/617no captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Mar 1953GA0842.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1226Published caption: "Just let that web-footed windbag brother of yours call me a flat-footed landlubber one more time."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1960GA1681.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/16/50"Mother - remember you asked our mice to leave and they all moved in next door?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Feb 1962GAA161957.jpg 
GAN/1057"Dad - Interpol want Grandma for hopping off from Spain without paying for her
deckchair in 1926"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Sep 1963GAN1104.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1484[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Oct 1986GA4988.jpg 
GAN/1417Published caption: "But not you, mate. Empty salmon tins and old boots are about your
top score."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 1966GAN1472.jpg 
GAN/659"Next one who switches RAWHIDE on in the middle of my Olympic Games - BED!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Aug 1960GAN0695.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/67Published caption: "'Hounds of spring on winter's traces' or not - another year it's long
pants till August for you, my lad."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Mar 1955GAA091122.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/75Published caption: "Wake up, Dad! Here it comes again!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1960GAA141736.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/338Published caption: "Honest, Dad, there was tons of snow here yesterday."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1956GA1266.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/29Published caption: "Well there's one place where I bet they're not short of fuel."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Dec 1973GAA283422.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/464Published caption: "Well, I'm certainly glad you brought me along to see what the Wolfenden Committee wants the taxpayer to subscribe £5,000,000 towards."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Oct 1960GA1696.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/11/28"Do stop throwing bottles at the referee - you're not in the States now."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Aug 1948GAB0149.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 
GAN/546Published caption: "I didn't think it was such a bad speech as all that, Grandma."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Oct 1959GAN0579.jpg 
GAN/1068"Because since he read that he's been sitting here asking me a lot of fool questions -
that's why."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Oct 1963GAN1115.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/843Published caption: "I don't think Mr. Jones thought much of that tip Dad gave him for the
National."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Apr 1971GA2899.jpg 
37733Published caption: "They've sold our hi-fi to help the poor Freddie Laker Fund."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 198237733.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/112Published caption: "Well - we've seen Balmoral from the air, stalked our first deer...now
what do we do?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Sep 1954GAA081046.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3682[published caption:] "If Currie means it's going to save me this morning trip to
collect one egg out of you bunch of layabouts then hooray for salmonella."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Dec 1988GA5252.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/1/1/1/1169Published caption: "Who said yesterday he'd like to see anybody get him on this Jumpology nonsense?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 1959GA1604.jpg 
CG/2/5/9[published caption:] "He's not to have those till Christmas - back where you found
them!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Dec 1988GAP0009.jpg 
GAN/156Published caption: "Who's been playing blocking canals and sinking ships in my bath?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Nov 1956GAN0161.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/1/1/2/374Published caption: "For the sake of your audience we'll have a little less 'Tee-hee-hee.'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1958GA1395.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/89Published caption: "Awake, O Lord of the Manor, 'tis Father's Day and thou shalt do no
work all day. Just like the other 51 Sundays in the year."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jun 1966GAA202491.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/372[Published caption:] "What's to stop the Russians dropping an H-bomb on us and saying it fell from an American plane? Come to that - what's to stop the Americans dropping one on us and saying the Russians dropped it so that they could say it fell from an American plane?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Dec 1957GA1387.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1562Published caption: "Tell dad property prices are falling before he gets any further with
his DIY extension"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Aug 1988GA5220.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2994Published caption: "What comments did you let Grandma add on the bottom of that census
form?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Apr 1981GA4248.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/991No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Sep 1957GA1349.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/229"Do stop throwing bottles at the referee - you're not in the States now."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Aug 1948GA0304.jpg 
CG/2/5/621Published caption: "You never know - some of 'em might come up"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1974GAP0622.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2115Published caption: "Tonight at 21.00 hours precisely there will be a 15-minute truce while
Auntie Lily sings 'The Indian Love Call'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1971GA2988.jpg 
GAN/650Published caption: "Just let that web-footed windbag brother of yours call me a flat-footed
landlubber one more time."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Aug 1960GAN0685.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/17Published caption: "A man called and sold Vera a lorry load of radiators cheap as he says there is going to be a shortage."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Nov 1973GAA283410.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1201Published caption: "Just two more days of the Year of the Child then the Year of the Adult
takes over in this house."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1979GA4080.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/89"I think I'll celebrate the anniversary of our entry into the victorious war against
the agressors by clearing out the air raid shelter."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 1948  
CG/1/4/1/3/43/66[published caption:] "Thanks for coming Uncle Jolyon and thanks for buying the children
that lovely organ."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1988GAA435325.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/99Published caption: "When I asked you where you would be putting your cross I was asking a
perfectly civil question."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 1979GAA334113.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3474Published caption: "Thank the schools' new Lessons in Love - he wants to know who's been using his aftershave."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jun 1986GA4935.jpg 
GAN/165Published caption: "His Royal Highness - King of the Office Parties - home bang on time as
usual to help with the decorations."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 1956GAN0170.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/1/1/2/1176Published caption: "When I asked you where you would be putting your cross I was asking a
perfectly civil question."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 1979GA3991.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/220Published caption: "No, not a Purge - not an S.S. General - not a cosh boy - just Daddy without his keys. Now be good boys and open the door."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jan 1953GA0818.jpg 
CG/2/5/617"Tell Carol ol' blue eyes is here."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1975GAP0618.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/914Published caption: "This lady claims that your dog has just devalued her Crufts champ."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 1973GA3124.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/1/4/1/3/21/74Published caption: "You made enough noise for a dozen men when you came home from the
match last night."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1967GAA212599.jpg 
CG/2/5/3'I always thought young Cowdrey was such a nice boy - I wonder what he did to deserve such
a punishment'
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1988GAP0003.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/39[published caption:] "It said on the News they'd given up the search for the Loch Ness Monster."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Oct 1987GAA425173.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/2[published caption:] "George, your wife's calling you - you're playing the winners."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Jun 1986GAA415011.jpg 
GAN/802"Give 'em all fire extinguishers."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Nov 1961GAN0841.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/60Cartoon from 1957 Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1991GAA455624.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/14'I always thought young Cowdrey was such a nice boy - I wonder what he did to deserve such
a punishment'
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1988GAA435273.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1438No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Mar 1963GA1981.jpg 
CG/2/5/1134Published caption: "Okay, Hurricane Higgins - Easter's over!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Apr 1981GAP1138.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/41/46Published caption: "You realise you are desecrating the image of one of the great
freedom fighters who sought to free us from the Capitalist yoke."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Nov 1986GAA415055.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/55Cartoon from 1963 Daily Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1991GAA455619.jpg 
GAN/229"Of course, you realise that if my Dad gives it up we shall have to start buying our own."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1957GAN0238.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/122Published caption: "Well, I'm certainly glad you brought me along to see what the Wolfenden
Committee wants the taxpayer to subscribe £5,000,000 towards."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Oct 1960GAA141784.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/12/69Published caption: "George! The gentleman you've been giving a lift all week says you
promised to take his family for a Sunday morning spin."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 May 1958GAA121486.jpg 
GAN/617Published caption: "Any man can be proud to be beaten by his son."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Apr 1960GAN0652.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/37Published caption: "That'll take care of your new tax rebate - Butch has just bit a Tax
Inspector."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Oct 1977GAA323926.jpg 
GAN/2462Published caption: "Awake, beloved, control your feverish impatience to learn the
result's of last night's voting in the House"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1974GAN2538.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/1/4/1/3/38/81Published caption: "Dad, can you spare a minute - Ernie raffled the house and a man's
called to say he's won it."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Feb 1984GAA384716.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/34/8Published caption: "Did you see the Wildfowl Trust suggest we all 'adopt a duck' to
preserve the species. Can you imagine?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 1979GAA344147.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/64Published caption: "The guy is nuts. Says thank you!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 1948GAA030357.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/55Published caption: "Your Dad's banging away at Mr. Heath but it's really those new shoes that pinch a bit he's mad at."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Mar 1966GAA202456.jpg 
GAN/934Published caption: "I'll settle for it being a step towards world peace when we have a
little less 'We sure put Krushchev in his place.'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Oct 1962GAN0978.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2843Published caption: "Did you see the Wildfowl Trust suggest we all 'adopt a duck' to
preserve the species. Can you imagine?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 1979GA4027.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3068Published caption: "He's got a letter from Mrs. Cholmondleigh's poodle's solicitors
charging you with rape."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jan 1982GA4356.jpg 
CG/2/5/632"Everyone else in the road have had their polling cards, Butch. I repeat - everyone
else in the road have had their poling cards, Butch..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Feb 1974GAP0633.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1469"Dad - Interpol want Grandma for hopping off from Spain without paying for her
deckchair in 1926"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Sep 1963GA2029.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3687[published caption:] "Thanks for coming Uncle Jolyon and thanks for buying the children
that lovely organ."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1988GA5259.jpg 
GAN/1413Published caption: "Your Dad's banging away at Mr. Heath but it's really those new shoes
that pinch a bit he's mad at."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Mar 1966GAN1468.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/28"Ah, well, the bookies would've probably won 'em off us tomorrow, anyway."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jun 1949GAA040460.jpg 
CG/2/5/575Published caption: "Oh Lord! I forgot - it's Mother's Day"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Mar 1985GAP0576.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3344Published caption: "I know they haven't got a sale on - that's one of my boy's Christmas
presents going back the moment they open."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1984GA4748.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/205"Morning, Gentlemen! I see you've all got the Budget Day feeling."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1948GA0266.jpg 
24302Published caption: "Brace yourself, Sir, here she comes."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Apr 197324302.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1649Published caption: "The lady next door says can you come and get her Tibby down off our garage roof"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Feb 1991GA5372.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/74Published caption: "I know they haven't got a sale on - that's one of my boy's Christmas
presents going back the moment they open."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Dec 1984GAA394833.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/28/3Published caption: "Is that the plumber? I think my Grandma has sprung a leak in her
Think Tank."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Sep 1973GAA283396.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/567"Because since he read that he's been sitting here asking me a lot of fool questions -
that's why."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Oct 1963GA2040.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/44"Dad, you know the Consumers Association said a goose is a better guard dog than a
dog?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 1981GAA364429.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/249"Fancy coming home from the Motor Show and kicking our poor old car".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Oct 1948GA0327.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 
CG/1/1/2/479"My boy gave the wife a nice bunch of daffs for Mother's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Mar 1961GA1743.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/11Published caption: 'She says we made Dunkirk in 1940, so we can make it again to pick
up her sister, Florrie'
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Aug 1980GAA354271.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/281"Thank goodness he took a penny off beer or we'd have nothing to be cheerful about."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Apr 1949GA0376.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2834Published caption: "I don't think Dad's eight miles to work by bike is saving as much
petrol as Mum thinks."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jun 1979GA4016.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/69"Somebody's dog got a Cruft's award for trekking his way 300 miles home. We have to trek
300 miles to get ours back"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Feb 1977GAA313834.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2732Published caption: "Go and tell Father Casanova to come and make the beds"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 May 1978GA3869.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1577[published caption:] "He's not to have those till Christmas - back where you found
them!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Dec 1988GA5256.jpg 
GAN/697Published caption: "Here they come - look happy."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1960GAN0734.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 
33845"I don't think she got the job, Dad"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Feb 198033845.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/11/38Published caption: "His Royal Highness - King of the Office Parties - home bang on time as
usual to help with the decorations."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 1956GAA111336.jpg 
CG/2/5/616"I don't know what we're going to survive ON in 1975, but I know something I could
survive WITHOUT."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1975GAP0617.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2303Published caption: "Awake, beloved, control your feverish impatience to learn the
result's of last night's voting in the House"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1974GA3268.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/1/1/1/2262Published caption: "Is that the plumber? I think my Grandma has sprung a leak in her
Think Tank."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Sep 1973GA3206.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/24Published caption: "Tell dad property prices are falling before he gets any further with his DIY extension"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Aug 1988GAA435283.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/1/4/1/3/26/38"Tonight at 21.00 hours precisely there will be a 15-minute truce while Auntie Lily sings 'The Indian Love Call'."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1971GAA263185.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/380Published caption: "Repeat that last paragraph I read to you about the situation in Korea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jul 1950GA0515.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 
GAN/302No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Dec 1957GAN0318.jpg 
GAN/2376"You may remember you bought me a spare tyre for the car on Mother's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jun 1973GAN2451.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/363No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Oct 1957GA1362.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/57"This lady claims that your dog has just devalued her Crufts champ."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Feb 1973GAA273326.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 
27950"Tell Carol ol' blue eyes is here."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 197527950.jpg 
GAN/61Published caption: "That's a nice thing to call baby on the first day of National Baby
Week."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jun 1954 - 14 Jun 1954GAN0061.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3680[published caption:] "Mixing the BBC's Royal Variety Show canned applause with Prince
Philip's End of the World forecast certainly helps."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Nov 1988GA5249.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1372Published caption: "Dad, can you spare a minute - Ernie raffled the house and a man's
called to say he's won it."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Feb 1984GA4631.jpg 
CG/2/5/249Published caption: "Don't keep telling me Chichester's wife shares HIS interests. I
notice she didn't go with him."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 May 1967GAP0249.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/100Cartoon from 1982 R.N.L.I. Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 1990 - 30 Sep 1990GAA445483.jpg 
CG/2/5/940Published caption: "I don't think our Captain will doze off - I've just slipped a
couple of my Laxitivo Pills in his tea."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Dec 1972GAP0944.jpg 
CG/2/5/1226"He's got a letter from Mrs. Cholmondleigh's poodle's solicitors
charging you with rape."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jan 1982GAP1488.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/35Published caption: "No, not a Purge - not an S.S. General - not a cosh boy - just Daddy
without his keys. Now be good boys and open the door."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jan 1953GAA070850.jpg 
GAN/2314Published caption: "I don't think our Captain will doze off - I've just slipped a
couple of my Laxitivo Pills in his tea."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Dec 1972GAN2389.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/44"Would you mind telling the old fool that everyone who calls isn't someone from the B.B.C. trying to shanghai her for 'This is Your Life.'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1961GAA151828.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/19/33"Mum! You know you told them not to come home from the Boat Show with anything bigger
than a little woolly hat?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1965GAA192309.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/47Published caption: "I bet the New Baby doesn't throw his rice pudding over Buckingham
Palace."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Feb 1960GAA141708.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/16"And I say his ISN'T entitled to express his opinions on Zambia while I'm on the sports page."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Dec 1965GAA202416.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1468[published caption:] "George, your wife's calling you - you're playing the winners."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Jun 1986GA4944.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/409Published caption: "Bridget read that cats should be kept indoors because cats don't like fireworks."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Nov 1950GA0556.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/1/4/1/3/36/64Published caption: "Before you start - do you mind getting off my skis?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Jan 1982GAA364449.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/2/140Published caption: "What's this we hear about you taking bets that the Russians and
Americans will have a go by Christmas?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Oct 1947GAA020292.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 
GAN/1369"And I say his ISN'T entitled to express his opinions on Zambia while I'm on the sports
page."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Dec 1965GAN1423.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/1/4/1/3/6/30Published caption: "All Mr. Churchill's efforts to maintain world peace mean nothing
to some people's children."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Jan 1952GAA060725.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 
CG/1/1/1/2277Published caption: "I'm not hoarding, it's empty, but I like to give the Gestapo next door
something to report."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Nov 1973GA3228.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/1/4/1/3/18/12"Because since he read that he's been sitting here asking me a lot of fool questions -
that's why."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Oct 1963GAA182164.jpg 
CG/2/5/572Published caption: "Her horse fell at the first fence, our cricketers are a pain in her
neck, so she's off to pastures new"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1986GAP0573.jpg 
GAN/713"Would you mind telling the old fool that everyone who calls isn't someone from the
B.B.C. trying to shanghai her for 'This is Your Life.'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1961GAN0750.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/87Published caption: First snowGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Feb 1989GAA435346.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/440No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Mar 1951GA0602.jpg 
CG/2/1/2/2/2/1'Poor Old Grandma. She's got to do something seeing as how Mr. Giles hasn't come up with a good joke since 1952.'Ralph Steadman3 Mar 1967GAR-F-S-459-1.jpg 
GAN/2196Published caption: "Of course Daddy will come and play table tennis with you, he bought
it for you."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1972 - 03 Jan 1972GAN2271.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/545"Dad - we've found your Cup-Final ticket we hid last week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1952GA0739.jpg 
GAN/373Published caption: "Grandma says we'll all look silly sitting on a cloud playing harps
with our heads off telling one another that the threat to drop the atom bomb was a hoax."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jul 1958GAN0395.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/81"Do stop throwing bottles at the referee - you're not in the States now."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Aug 1948GAA030374.jpg 
GAN/2106Published caption: "They can feed me as many sex-educational films as they like - no one's
going to convince me that our relatives had anything to do with sex."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Apr 1971GAN2179.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/93"Who suggested we got Mother outdoor plants for Mothering Sunday?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Mar 1983GAA374602.jpg 
GAN/830"Mother - remember you asked our mice to leave and they all moved in next door?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Feb 1962GAN0870.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/1/4/1/3/33/25Published caption: "We'll see if Uncle Walt still admires us British after a sample of
Grandma's homemade wine."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Sep 1978GAA334039.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/17/9Published caption: "I'll settle for it being a step towards world peace when we have a little less 'We sure put Krushchev in his place.'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Oct 1962GAA172041.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3170Published caption: "Looks like your 'Life and High Jinks of Grandma' you sent to the Sun
have come back."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Feb 1983GA4504.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/98Published caption: The Dream of a YachtGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jul 1955GAA091153.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/62Published caption: "Your outbreak of peace seems to have caused a few spots, Earthman."
(The Moonmen later attributed the larger spots to Wall-street and areas containing
comedians who, faced with a future world without a Russian Aunt Sally, will now have to
fall back on jokes about Aneurin Bevan.)
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Apr 1953GAA070877.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/101Published caption: HOLIDAY CARTOON - Life in a Holiday Camp.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Aug 1953GAA070916.jpg 
GAN/510"I knew one party who's not as enthusiastic as the Daily Express about little boys who build rockets in their gardens."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1959GAN0542.jpg 
GAN/2453"Everyone else in the road have had their polling cards, Butch. I repeat - everyone
else in the road have had their poling cards, Butch..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Feb 1974GAN2529.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/20/94Published caption: "Because you heard the lady say she supports President Johnson
doesn't entitle you to go and hit her."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1966GAA202496.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/12/22Published caption: "Coleridge said it right - 'Yea, slimy things did crawl with legs Upon
the slimy sea.'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1958GAA121439.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/51Published caption: "This gentleman claims your boy sold his boy these two gold fish for
his entire stock of coal."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Feb 1972GAA263198.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 
GAN/2097Published caption: "I don't think Mr. Jones thought much of that tip Dad gave him for the
National."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Apr 1971GAN2170.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/28/1/2February page of 1978 Guinness calendarGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1977GAPC0523.jpg 
GAN/1581Published caption: "Don't keep telling me Chichester's wife shares HIS interests. I
notice she didn't go with him."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 May 1967GAN1641.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/29/62Published caption: "You never know - some of 'em might come up"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1974GAA293579.jpg 
GAN/1445"Dad - I think a piece of Gemini 9 is just going to land on Mr. Jones's greenhouse."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jun 1966GAN1500.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/1/4/1/3/38/28Published caption: "Never mind surveys proving children don't like British holidays - at
80p a go kindly look as if you do."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Aug 1983GAA384662.jpg 
GAN/2103Published caption: "Well thank you very much, that sure takes care of your Grandma's
record - now how about your Father?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Apr 1971GAN2176.jpg 
GAN/563Published caption: "Who said yesterday he'd like to see anybody get him on this
Jumpology nonsense?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 1959GAN0596.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 
GAN/1550"Don't get up dear, it's holiday Sunday - I'll go down and make the tea."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Sep 1968GAN1607.jpg 
GAN/2353Published caption: "Brace yourself, Sir, here she comes."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Apr 1973GAN2428.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/1/1/1/2686"I said it's a good time to get your foot stuck in a chimney with the Firemen still out."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1977GA3807.jpg 
GAN/1169"Good heavens, no! I've just bought some extra woollies."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Jun 1964GAN1216.jpg 
GAN/572Published caption: "I like the way they always ask you if you'd LIKE to help them with
the decorations."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1959GAN0605.jpg 
GAN/918Published caption: "That reminds me - I left the light on in the bathroom back home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Sep 1962GAN0962.jpg 
GAN/2183Published caption: "Allee Oops! Mademoiselle Suzie de Pompadour is here to begin your
'Learn-French-at-Home' course."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Nov 1971GAN2257.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/1/4/1/2/14Merry Christmas from Giles of the Daily Express and Sunday Express poster using 1960 Express Christmas card imageGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1960GAPR0061.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/27/36Published caption: "It's the garage, Dad - the 'Happy Motorist Car Washer' you've
bought Mum for Christmas is in."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Dec 1972GAA273304.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/2/18/12Royal National Lifeboat Institution 1982 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1982GAC0041.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/1/1/1/1356Published caption: "I suppose you will be spending three days of this joyous holiday
beseeching that a pestilence fall upon the visiting team and the ref. be maimed."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Apr 1962GA1869.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/395Published caption: "Grandma says we'll all look silly sitting on a cloud playing harps with our heads off telling one another that the threat to drop the atom bomb was a hoax."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jul 1958GA1451.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/43Published caption: "She's half Bolshevik all the year round but let anyone criticise
the Queen's hat..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Oct 1984GAA394802.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/20No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Nov 1954GAA091075.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/1/1/1/3445Published caption: "Dad, why do you always tell us if we don't do our homework we'll never get to the top?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jan 1986GA4893.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/39/48Published caption: "We have a report that your boy is celebrating Trafalgar Day on top
of Nelson's column."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 1984GAA394807.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/1/1/2/1355Published caption: "Dad! The ferry strike's over - we can go to Zeebrugge for the weekend after all."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1983GA4559.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/3/42/7Programme for Ipswich Lads' Club Open Amateur Boxing TournamentGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1953GAM0321.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/1/4/1/2/11/23"A pot of tea for three, please."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jul 1948GAB0144.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/89Published caption: "Don't keep telling me Chichester's wife shares HIS interests. I
notice she didn't go with him."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 May 1967GAA212614.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/35"Instant flue [sic]-cure coming up - tell your father wee Jock wants to know if
he can come out for a New Year drink."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1967GAA222684.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/4/9Express 1957 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1957GAC0106.jpg 
30462"Somebody's dog got a Cruft's award for trekking his way 300 miles home. We have to trek 300 miles to get ours back"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Feb 197730462.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/89"Welcome back, Dawn Chorus - the oppressive silence was killing me!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Mar 1984GAA384724.jpg 
CG/1/3/2/16Colour proof of Lyons Quick Brew 500g tea bag packagingGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)[1985]GAP2166.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1417no captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1963GA1954.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1353Published caption: "No, I don't look at it this way - I don't think it's not about only
saving petrol it's doing me good."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1983GA4551.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/1/4/1/2/17Merry Christmas from Giles of the Daily Express and Sunday Express poster using 1963 Express Christmas card imageGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1963GAPR0063.jpg 
CG/2/2/6/1/5"St. George to Dragon - I give you ten seconds to get off my new flower bed - over and out."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 April 1978GAR-F-P-C-1-5.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/59Cartoon from c1955 Express Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1991GAA455623.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/1/71/1/1Cartoon drawn in the style of Giles in booklet 'Happy Families?'September 1980GAPC0263.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/109"Stop panic buying everybody, we're saved from starvation - Vera's just planted an apple tree."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jul 1970GAA243006.jpg 
GAN/1101"Hop it, Apollo."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1964GAN1147.jpg 
GAN/297[Published caption:] "What's to stop the Russians dropping an H-bomb on us and saying it
fell from an American plane? Come to that - what's to stop the Americans dropping one on us and
saying the Russians dropped it so that they could say it fell from an American plane?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Dec 1957GAN0311.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/1/1/1/1262"Would you mind telling the old fool that everyone who calls isn't someone from the
B.B.C. trying to shanghai her for 'This is Your Life.'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1961GA1732.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/724Published caption: "Instant flu-cure coming up - tell your father wee Jock wants to know if
he can come out for a New Year drink."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1967GA2536.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/1/1/2/1552[published caption:] "Tell Daddy some gentlemen are here to see him about the 50-1
Wimbledon to win the Cup he was giving them yesterday."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 May 1988GA5187.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3064Published caption: "Jimmy Savile says it can't be fixed, so we'll have to buy a new one. I
smell a fiddle!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Jan 1982GA4349.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/1/1/2/1287Published caption: "Dad! You've won a smashing family speed boat - can I tell Mum?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jan 1982GA4353.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/2/5/592Published caption: "Coarse fishing starts Tuesday - just two days to finish painting the
house, finish building the shed..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1981GAP0593.jpg 
CG/2/4/1/21/1/25Giles cartoon accompanying article about Giles by Robert Melville in The Architectural Review, with caption: "My dad says they ought to send you out to the Bahamas on these germ-warfare tests, Mr. Smiff."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)March 1957GAPC0461.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/33/22Published caption: "Dropping 'em all in a pool of piranha fish is not what Lord Justice Lawton had in mind when he called for a return to discipline and traditional moral standards."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 1978GAA334036.jpg 
GAN/2005Published caption: "We are informed that this lady not only belted a ref but is an illegal
immigrant hoarding arms for the IRA"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Aug 1970GAN2078.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/672Published caption: The electricians' strike doesn't really affect us - Father does all his own electrical repairs."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jan 1954GA0918.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1593Published caption: "I like the smart uniform they're wearing to make their 'Really good
start on the lawn this Sunday'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1989GA5298.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/43[published caption:] "Remember how she flew off the handle last week because I walked across her clean floor with wet feet?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Oct 1987GAA425177.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/1/4/1/3/29/115"Here's an amusing little story - 'Experts say gripe water has twice the alcohol content of
beer...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jun 1975GAA293633.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/18/25"We are going to need Mr. Ailsham 'Ogg's better roads if your little lad's going to
keep losing his ball during rush hours."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Nov 1963GAA182178.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2075Published caption: "Surely it's not too much to ask you to amuse them for a few minutes
before you go to work - I've got them all day"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jul 1971GA2932.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/1/1/2/1475[published caption: ] "This explains why he brought me early morning tea - he's not
going to pay the thieving moguls another 7p a gallon."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Aug 1986GA4962.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3616[published caption:] "Right, I've just sold the TV set!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1988GA5153.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/2/27/17Drawing for a Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)c1988-1992GAPC0520.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/50"Who's going to tell our oil tycoon those two Britoil shares she bought are going to be worth peanuts by next week."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Nov 1982GAA374559.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1489"We are going to need Mr. Ailsham 'Ogg's better roads if your little lad's going to
keep losing his ball during rush hours."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Nov 1963GA2058.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1599Published caption: "Look on it as a sort of 'protective custody' until he's gone to
work"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1965GA2221.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/1/1/1/2310Published caption: "Now you and me are going to have a little chat about the facts of life.
Lesson One: We're all going to stop calling me 'Duckie'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Apr 1974GA3279.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3835Published caption: "Hop it, Apollo."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 1964GA5518.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2424"Here's an amusing little story - 'Experts say gripe water has twice the alcohol content of
beer...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jun 1975GA3442.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/1/1/1/2032Published caption: "Pity you can't train that damn dog of yours to read a few Casanova
posters."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1970GA2867.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1951Published caption: "I want you to meet Julia - she's come to help me with my homework."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Oct 1969GA2742.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/1/1/2/1444Published caption: "He does that every time British Rail put their fares up."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 1985GA4870.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/1/1/2/818Published caption: "Stop panic buying everybody, we're saved from starvation - Vera's just
planted an apple tree."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jul 1970GA2823.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/1/4/1/3/40/106Published caption: "Her horse fell at the first fence, our cricketers are a pain in her
neck, so she's off to pastures new"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1986GAA404990.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1455Published caption: "I suppose the frantic gallop to be first down for the papers will
be resumed by the gentlemen of the house when that case resumes."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jul 1963GA2008.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 
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/1/1/2/546Published caption: "If the Americans are over here buying all our scientific talent how
come they missed you?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Mar 1963GA1968.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3379[Published caption:] "If he sings We'll Meet Again once more, he'll be needing that
flaming tin helmet!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 May 1985GA4800.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1452Published caption: 'While the whole nation's on the subject of morals I'm going to have
a word about that damn Tom of theirs.'
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1963GA2003.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/1/4/1/3/42/61Published caption: "Come back the days when you could bundle them all down the pub out of the way."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1987GAA425195.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/446Published caption: "Perhaps father doesn't feel like playing Festival of Britain switchbacks on Budget morning."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Apr 1951GA0609.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/1/1/2/1698Published caption: "Allee Oops! Mademoiselle Suzie de Pompadour is here to begin your
'Learn-French-at-Home' course."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Nov 1971GA5544.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1532No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jun 1964GA2120.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/1/1/2/542Published caption: "I told him as there's no football he can stay at home and amuse the
children."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jan 1963GA1958.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/1/1/1/3585[published caption:] "It said on the News they'd given up the search for it."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Oct 1987GA5110.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/1/1/2/1338Published 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/1/4/1/3/21/34Published caption: "Hi, George! We've just popped in for a quick one with your wife
before Christmas - like you asked us at the party last night".
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Dec 1966GAA212558.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/2/11/22"If things like this keep happening to Vera I'm afraid she's going to develop a dreadful
un-American complex."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jun 1948GAB0143.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3824no captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Nov 1958GA5503.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/398Published caption: "This'll be a change from listening to her blaring wireless - here comes her husband."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Aug 1958GA1460.jpg 
CG/2/5/649"In view of the animal feeding stuffs crisis do you think we might persuade
you-know--who to supplement his rations by catching the odd mouse."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Aug 1972GAP0650.jpg 
GAN/384Published caption: "This'll be a change from listening to her blaring wireless - here comes
her husband."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Aug 1958GAN0406.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/86Published caption: "Never mind about whether I'd be more gainfully employed doing a miners' job - take your dip and 'op it."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Dec 1948GA0338.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/1/4/1/3/42/3Published caption: "Far corner, Martina Navratilova to serve - FORE"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jul 1987GAA425137.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/271Published caption: "Married! Well, you just get straight back in there and get unmarried."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Sep 1954GA0999.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/2/5/589"Who's going to tell our oil tycoon those two Britoil shares she bought are going to be
worth peanuts by next week."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Nov 1982GAP0590.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/48/102[Published caption:] "If he sings We'll Meet Again once more, he'll be needing that
flaming tin helmet!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 May 1985GAA485643.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/25/21Published caption:"£2,310,000 for one painting is better odds than Littlewoods or horse
racing."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Nov 1970GAA253043.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/1358No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Oct 1965GAN1412.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/1/5/9Print of cartoon with published caption: "Her horse fell at the first fence, our cricketers are a pain in her neck, so she's off to pastures new"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)undatedGAPR0009.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/1/4/1/3/35/73Published caption: "That reminds me - you still owe me for the ring"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Feb 1981GAA354333.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/1/1/1/1142Published caption: "Remember how we laughed at the Joneses for wasting their money going abroad with a lovely summer like this at home?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Jul 1959GA1569.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/1/4/1/3/38/69Published caption: "Tell Capt. Hornblower if he buys one, he'll be doing the washing
up."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jan 1984GAA384704.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/1/1/1/3732Published caption: "1914-18 found him winning his first war "Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1950GA5389.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3787"We've been thinking about your parrot, Grandma. Supposing we can't get a turkey for
Christmas..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Nov 1947GA5454.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/1/1/1/3588[published caption:] "Remember how she flew off the handle last week because I walked
across her clean floor with wet feet?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Oct 1987GA5114.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/37/62"It's the plumber we ordered in August - he can come and do the drain this afternoon"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1982GAA374571.jpg 
GAN/1263Published caption: "Those tenants who've only got snakes in their bathroom are lucky"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Mar 1965GAN1313.jpg 
GAN/724Published caption: "And WHY can't I sit here looking like this with the Government
spending more than any other country in promoting Britain as a tourist attraction?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Mar 1961GAN0761.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/1/4/1/3/41/62Published 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/2045Published caption:"£2,310,000 for one painting is better odds than Littlewoods or horse
racing."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Nov 1970GAN2118.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 
06798"Present for you, Dad - three gallons ICI undercoat, three gallons ICI high gloss finish, cut price.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Mar 196506798.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 
24711Published caption: "Mum told me to give you a standing ovation for boiling your own egg"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jun 197324711.jpg 
04778"Our Vera thought she heard a baby seal calling for help."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Dec 196304778.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1225Published caption: "Ours not to reason why, mate. Thousands of trendy new ones because the old ones took longer to make a hundred years ago!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Aug 1980GA4157.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 
01041"Tell Acker Bilk he's got his first fan mail - from the people next door asking when he's joining the Musicians' strike"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 May 196201041.jpg 
05384"Which do you think we'll get first - 'If-cigarettes-go-up-I'm-giving-up-smoking' or 'If-beer-goes-up-I'm-giving-up-drinking'?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 196405384.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 
48664Published caption: "Nothing in the post but the usual bills, oh, and a white feather from the lady you were discussing the Falkland war with."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Apr 198248664.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/2/5/692Published caption: "Those tenants who've only got snakes in their bathroom are lucky"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Mar 1965GAP0693.jpg 
GAN/1649"You stay out of this!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Dec 1967GAN1711.jpg 
CG/2/5/618"Here's an amusing little story - 'Experts say gripe water has twice the alcohol content of
beer...'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jun 1975GAP0619.jpg 
06969"I trust I shall see something of you during the Easter Holiday?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Apr 196506969.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 
48757Published caption: "Tell your little friend Singh to take them back to the Indian Festival right now!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Mar 198248757.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 
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 
24161"We packed the chilldren off to the Safari Park for a bit of peace."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Mar 197324161.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3730Published caption: " And although owing to Mafeking celebrations and one thing and another, he was not always quite so upright, he eventually settled down and - "Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1950GA5387.jpg 
CG/2/5/479"Somebody's dog got a Cruft's award for trekking his way 300 miles home. We have to trek
300 miles to get ours back"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Feb 1977GAP0479.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3728Published caption: "During the first part of the century Dad was a fine upright young man with one eye on Mother and the other on her father - "Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1950GA5386.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 
CG/1/1/1/168Published caption: "I met a man who said: 'You want to buy pigs - there'll be money in pigs in a year or two,' he said"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Sep 1947GA0210.jpg 
CG/2/5/1206Published caption: "I hope you put the children to bed before that Warhol sex film came
on."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Jan 1973GAP1210.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/5/78Published caption: "You'll get 'It's-quite-all-right-we-learned-all-about-her-at-school' if you're not all down here in
ten seconds." (Coventry)
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 May 1951GAA050648.jpg 
CG/2/5/698Published caption: 'While the whole nation's on the subject of morals I'm going to have
a word about that damn Tom of theirs.'
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jun 1963GAP0699.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 
CG/1/1/1/454Published caption: "You'll get 'It's-quite-all-right-we-learned-all-about-her-at-school' if you're not all down here in ten seconds." (Coventry)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 May 1951GA0620.jpg 
04775"There go the last of grandma's green stamps."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Dec 196304775.jpg 
26644"I don't know what we're going to survive ON in 1975, but I know something I could survive WITHOUT."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 197526644.jpg 
02685"Dad says it's Mother's Day and you're to relax and have breakfast in bed and we'll look after the house..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Mar 196302685.jpg 
05059"Prize fights from Telstar at six in the morning is early enough - all transistor radios, if you please."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Feb 196405059.jpg 
03811"I suppose the frantic gallop to be first down for the papers will be resumed by the gentlemen of the house when that case resumes."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jul 196303811.jpg 
08714"But not you, mate. Empty salmon tins and old boots are about your top score."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 196608714.jpg 
12565"Instant flu-cure coming up - tell your father wee Jock wants to know if he can come out for a New Year drink."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 196712565.jpg 
14824Published caption: "I think you ought to go and see what they're up to. They've been in the shed for hours with Ernie's Magic Chemistry set."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Feb 196914824.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 
23621Published caption: "I've just had a happy Christmas thought - I forgot to get Auntie Vi's present."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 197223621.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/18/102Published caption: "Off they go - another load of little postcards saying we're having a wonderful time and which won't arrive until long after we're home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Jul 1964GAA182256.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/1/1/1/620Published caption: "Your outbreak of peace seems to have caused a few spots, Earthman." (The Moonmen later attributed the larger spots to Wall-street and areas containing comedians who, faced with a future world without a Russian Aunt Sally, will now have to fall back on jokes about Aneurin Bevan.)Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Apr 1953GA0846.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/1/1/1/1024Published caption: "Coleridge said it right - 'Yea, slimy things did crawl with legs Upon the slimy sea.'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1958GA1394.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 
CG/1/1/1/1566"I'm for the way the Russians choose their presidents - quick and quiet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Nov 1964GA2168.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/1/1/1/663Published caption: "I heard Dad tell Mr. Smith that he's going to buy Mum a lovely set of new tyres for the car for Christmas."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Dec 1953GA0908.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/1/1/1/1519Published caption: "Which do you think we'll get first -
'If-cigarettes-go-up-I'm-giving-up-smoking' or 'If-beer-goes-up-I'm-giving-up-drinking'?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Apr 1964GA2098.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 
12717"I told you a small open boat was false economy. We should have had the one with the cabin."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jan 196812717.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2872. - And as usual only Mother's came to anything.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Apr 1949GA0385.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/750No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Nov 1954GA1018.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/330Published caption: "Well, you certainly found your place for a few quiet days away from Nassers and Liberaces".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Sep 1956GA1240.jpg 
33744[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 197933744.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/88"Dad! Gary Lineker is the new England captain!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Sep 1990 - 30 Sep 1990GAA445471.jpg 
30717"Don't panic, dear - the ambulance is on its way"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Apr 197730717.jpg 
05866"As a matter of fact we didn't get your letter saying you were coming for the day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jul 196405866.jpg 
11652"Stop panic buying everybody, we're saved from starvation - Vera's just planted an apple tree."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jul 197011652.jpg 
08888"Bet they can't tell marge from butter."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Apr 196608888.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/32/91Published caption: "How would you like to be a brave boy and tell Grandma there's no
more morning tea til the price comes down."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Feb 1978GAA323980.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 
GAN/42Published caption: HOLIDAY CARTOON - Life in a Holiday Camp.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Aug 1953GAN0043.jpg 
09303"Because you heard the lady say she supports President Johnson doesn't entitle you to go and hit her."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 196609303.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 
05004"Hop it, Apollo."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jan 196405004.jpg 
07933"One of Grandma's light-weight, home-made loaves coming up."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Nov 196507933.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/3939th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jun 1985 - 31 Dec 1985GAAC0039.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/86Published caption: "My wife's got a theory that it doesn't pay to let them know you're English."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jun 1953GAA070901.jpg 
04160"You wouldn't have kicked up so much fuss about us digging up half the park if we had found the two million pounds."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Aug 196304160.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/335Published caption: "Who's been playing blocking canals and sinking ships in my bath?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Nov 1956GA1256.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/1/4/1/3/18/28"Stand by for a fab bout of Blackpool hospitality, daddyo - here come two of Grandma's
northern sisters."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Dec 1963GAA182181.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/4/77Published caption: "Quick! Run and tell Mum that Dad's laying in a stock of his Scotch pals
ready for a binge tonight."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1949GAA040510.jpg 
04711"Cissies"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Nov 196304711.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 
17239"Attention! All-conquering, Supreme Champion of Cruft's reporting. Let him in someone and tell him to wipe his feet."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Feb 197017239.jpg 
03607"Here we are - a nice bit of light reading to warm the cockles of your heart. 'The U.S. now has nuclear punch of at least a million Hiroshimas. This could wipe out, or "overkill" as the Americans call it, Russia and China 100 times'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jun 196303607.jpg 
10347"Hi, George! We've just popped in for a quick one with your wife before Christmas - like you asked us at the party last night".Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Dec 196610347.jpg 
31971Published caption: "Shut up, Butch, wait till we see what he does tomorrow."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Apr 197831971.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/30/71"On the Twelfth Day of Christmas my true love sent to me: A bill for the tu-ur-key,
another for the whi-is-ky, and one for the little fir tree."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jan 1976GAA303712.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 
25733Published caption: "Dad! Isn't it smashing - we've got two feet of snow"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Feb 197425733.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 
19110Published caption:"£2,310,000 for one painting is better odds than Littlewoods or horse racing."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Nov 197019110.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1378Published caption: "Now the clocks have gone forward, Dad will have the nice light evenings to work on the garden."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Mar 1984GA4647.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 
CG/1/1/1/1394Published caption: "What'ya beefing at, Jack - you'd be walking today if you were back home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Oct 1962GA1925.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/627And countless other wonderful things that you never see in Spain / "Verra interesting" he says "If you meese so much to come to Espana there must be the verra especial reason. You maybe perhaps the spy, hey, Senor? I zink zo - / Carabinero!! Put la Ingles Puerco inside for a leetle while we maker the check-up. - / Si! Si!Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jun 1953GA0862.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 
32076Published caption: "I only asked her: 'Did you win?'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 197832076.jpg 
35750Published caption: "Awake my love, 'tis Father's Day - for a special treat you've got football all the afternoon on TV."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 198235750.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/1/1/1/832[published caption:] "it's no use, Butler, my boy, you'll never stop 'em spending if you're going to knock purchase tax OFF certain commodities."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Oct 1955GA1128.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/1/1/1/273"Dad, will you write a letter to the 'Times', Fred's just heard the first cuckoo - AND got it."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Mar 1949GA0366.jpg 
CG/2/5/737Published caption: HOLIDAY CARTOON - Life in a Holiday Camp.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Aug 1953GAP0739.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/1/1/1/791No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jun 1955GA1076.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 
GAN/789"That wasn't a fifty-megatoner or an earthquake - that was Grandma's tummy rumbling."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Oct 1961GAN0827.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/1/1/1/178"That's handy - we've used the las...our petrol up getting to the 'restore the basic' rally."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Oct 1947GA0224.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/8Published caption: "When you asked if a few friends could come and listen to the fight from
America you didn't tell me it was three o'clock in the morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Oct 1953GAA080942.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/653Published caption: "When you asked if a few friends could come and listen to the fight from America you didn't tell me it was three o'clock in the morning."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Oct 1953GA0893.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/1/1/2/270Published caption: "Look out, Dad! Here comes the man to say no more Highland Games rehearsals."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Sep 1954GA0992.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/1/1/1/732Published caption: "I see you're taking the Loch Ness Monster back with you."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Sep 1954GA0998A.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/1/1/1/3908"A pot of tea for three, please."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jul 1948GA5765.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/1/4/1/3/17/45Published caption: "I told him as there's no football he can stay at home and amuse the
children."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jan 1963GAA172077.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/1/1/2/441Published caption: "I like the way they always ask you if you'd LIKE to help them with the decorations."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Dec 1959GA1611.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/1/1/2/292Published caption: "That's a nice thing to say to Grandma when she asked you what our coal stock's like at home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1955GA1091.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/1/4/1/3/8/22"I'd rather see someone try to kiss Gilbert Harding and Gilbert Harding get up and bop him one."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Dec 1953GAA080956.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/1/4/1/3/6/79"Well, I bet SPONSORED television would've had Gussie Moran AND Hopalong Cassidy for the opening of Wimbledon."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jun 1952GAA060774.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/1/4/1/3/13/14no captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Nov 1958GAA131551.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/1/4/1/3/14/113[published caption:] "That was a bright stroke telling Grandma there is a famous Grandma-artist in America who is 100 years old and didn't take up painting till she was 77."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Sep 1960GAA141775.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/1/4/1/3/14/50"We've been studying this Express Inquiry into Parenthood and we've decided that you and Grandma will have to leave home."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Mar 1960GAA141711.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 
CG/1/4/1/2/11/52Published caption: "When you asked if a few friends could come and listen to the fight from
America you didn't tell me it was three o'clock in the morning."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Oct 1953GAB0173.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3570[published caption:] "Just now and then I wish Butch would have a go like King Juan
Carlos's Alsatian."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Aug 1987GA5089.jpg 
47899"Butch has slipped his lead and gone off to Paris for lunch."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Nov 199047899.jpg 
33578Published caption: "This girl Fonteyn could do well if she sticks at it"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Nov 197933578.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1531Published 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 
13050"Plants aren't the only thing that are various. Take my Grandma - take yours."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Mar 196813050.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 
CG/1/1/1/3236"None of 'em will ever learn - I got six across the backside for writing 'Peace' on the
school wall when I were a boy."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Nov 1983GA4599.jpg 
GAN/1523Published caption: "Hi, George! We've just popped in for a quick one with your wife
before Christmas - like you asked us at the party last night".
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Dec 1966GAN1580.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 
20263Published caption: "What a pity. It'll mean your cousin Henrietta won't be able to bring back any more little souvenir Spanish bulls."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 197120263.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 
44908[published caption:] "We're all right for eggs - a man called and sold Vera 24,000 at a penny each"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Dec 198844908.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/1/4/1/3/44/4"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/1/4/1/3/44/90Published 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/1/1/1/3735Published caption: "1939 - and here he is winning his second war."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jan 1950GA5392.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/1/1/1/1202Published caption: "Here we are - 5 doughnuts, 1 piece of coal, 39 bullseyes, 3 toffee papers, 3 ices, 2 bottle tops, 1 tube of Prussian Blue, 1 whole cake, 1 cotton reel, 1 ball of wool, 2 Mickey Mice, 4 Buzz Bars, 1 Teddy Bear's ear ..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Apr 1960GA1651.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/36Published caption: "In view of the circumstances I think we'll cut cards for who tells Dad the cat got three of his racing pigeons."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jan 1961GAA151820.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/1/4/1/3/18/97No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jun 1964GAA182251.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/1/4/1/3/18/94Published 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/1/4/1/3/17/116"Having a wonderful time - three days in here to get out of the rain."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Aug 1963GAA172148.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/45/19Published caption: "Take these in to your dad to give me for Mother's Day."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Mar 1991GAA455523.jpg 
CG/1/4/2/2/18/20Royal National Lifeboat Institution 1990 Christmas cardGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)1990GAC0049.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3626Published caption: "Then one day that damn bag flew open and out fell a flask of tea,
sandwiches and an apple."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Mar 1988GA5167.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/346Published caption: "Quick! Run and tell Mum that Dad's laying in a stock of his Scotch pals ready for a binge tonight."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1949GA0462.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/1/1/1/1278Published caption: "You heard what Salisbury said about the Lords - 'It should not be open
to everyone to repudiate the responsibilities their ancestors imposed on them.' That picture of
my folks stays."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 May 1961GA1761.jpg 
GAN/2236Published caption: "Dad just said the firm who wants to make 'em into gloves and
overcoats has got a case."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Apr 1972GAN2311.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1670Published caption: "But not you, mate. Empty salmon tins and old boots are about your
top score."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Mar 1966GA2325.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/1/4/1/3/15/55Published caption: "And WHY can't I sit here looking like this with the Government spending more than any other country in promoting Britain as a tourist attraction?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Mar 1961GAA151839.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/38Published caption: The electricians' strike doesn't really affect us - Father does all
his own electrical repairs."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jan 1954GAA080972.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/3/137"Oh dear - why do people tuck so many things away in the attic and forget all about them?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1949GAA030432.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1809Published caption: "Christmas present list please, dear."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Nov 1967GA2526.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1102Published caption: "Grandma! Mrs. Hurlingham has called to ask if you will join the picket
line at Wimbledon against the price of strawberries."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Jun 1977GA3728.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/40/80Published caption: "Dad, why do you always tell us if we don't do our homework we'll never
get to the top?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jan 1986GAA404964.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 
GAN/884"Next year we'll order a slap-up meal AFTER we know the result of the
last race."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 1962GAN0926.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/1/1/2/1402Published caption: "We have a report that your boy is celebrating Trafalgar Day on top of Nelson's column."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)21 Oct 1984GA4726.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/16/100"Next year we'll order a slap-up meal AFTER we know the result of the
last race."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 1962GAA162007.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3794"It's marked quite clearly on the bottle Vera - 'This wonderful drug from the U.S.A.
produces a 50 per cent increase in the growth of farm stock. UNFIT FOR BABIES'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Apr 1950GA5461.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 
00097"That wasn't a fifty-megatoner or an earthquake - that was Grandma's tummy rumbling."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Oct 196100097.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/1/4/1/3/7/87Published caption: "The sooner this family learns that NO ENTRAD on a door in Spain means NO ENTRY the better."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jun 1953GAA070902.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/18/109"Nothing brings on Vera's hiccups quicker than the Americans dropping
bombs in the interest of world peace."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Aug 1964GAA182263.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/1/4/1/3/34/49Published caption: "Dad, the lady says that's exactly what Prince Philip was on about -
making Britain dirty"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 1979GAA344186.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/1/1/1/1368Published caption: "Next year we'll order a slap-up meal AFTER we know the result of the
last race."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)22 Jun 1962GA1890.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/99Published caption: "That's a nice thing to say to Grandma when she asked you what our coal
stock's like at home."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jul 1955GAA091154.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/1/4/1/3/21/10Published caption: "That's his best yet. If he grants our claim for extra pocket money we will be liable to a fine of £500."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Oct 1966GAA212534.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/31/77Published caption: "Read all about it - Raise the Titanic"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Feb 1977GAA313842.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 
GAN/1684Published caption: "We had an anonymous phone call at the Yard informing us that this
lady had been hoarding hemp."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Mar 1968GAN1747.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/1/4/1/3/38/52Published caption: "Reckon we've got a late entry for the Miss World contest tonight -
that's the fourth time she's washed her hair this week."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Nov 1983GAA384686.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/1/1/2/1519Published caption: "Far corner, Martina Navratilova to serve - FORE"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Jul 1987GA5074.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/1/1/1/2035Published caption: "I know he didn't. But it's good for trade."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Jan 1971GA2871.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 
CG/2/5/624"Yes - I think we can do something about that"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Aug 1974GAP0625.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/21/51"It won't be Mr. Kosygin who'll take the can back because Grandma waited for him at the
wrong airport."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Feb 1967GAA212575.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/26/8Published caption: "Know what we forgot?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Oct 1971GAA263155.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/960No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Jan 1963GAN1006.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 
GAN/1028Published caption: "I suppose the frantic gallop to be first down for the papers will
be resumed by the gentlemen of the house when that case resumes."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Jul 1963GAN1074.jpg 
GAN/1489Published caption: "You didn't plough any fields and scatter - you nicked that marrow
from my allotment on the way here."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Oct 1966GAN1546.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2200Published caption: "I've just had a happy Christmas thought - I forgot to get Auntie
Vi's present."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Dec 1972GA3109.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/82"Very well - let's hear YOU explain in YOUR impeccable Spanish that we've promised Grandma
we'll be back in time for the Coronation."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 May 1953GAA070897.jpg 
CG/2/5/643Published caption: "There's certainly no discrimination between the sexes in this house. I
let the women graduate from menial kitchen duties to concrete mixing and so forth."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Feb 1973GAP0644.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/1/1/1/3806Published caption: "The sooner this family learns that NO ENTRAD on a door in Spain
means NO ENTRY the better."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Jun 1953GA5476.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/1/4/1/3/36/88Published caption: "Tell your little friend Singh to take them back to the Indian Festival
right now!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Mar 1982GAA364473.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/14/81"We'll sell the picture to the Express and Grandma's comments on sailing to the B.B.C."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Jun 1960GAA141743.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1460Published caption: "Her horse fell at the first fence, our cricketers are a pain in her
neck, so she's off to pastures new"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Apr 1986GA4921.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/1/1/1/2687Published caption: "Dad's blasting away at he newsagent for not bringing the Express,
but Grandma went off upstairs with it hours ago."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1977GA3808.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/43/91Published caption: "Take Dad a cup of tea and tell him who won the fight"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Feb 1989GAA435350.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/118Published caption: "We are informed that this lady not only belted a ref but is an illegal
immigrant hoarding arms for the IRA"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Aug 1970GAA243015.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/35/65Published caption: "Which of you told the Press Lady Diana is staying with us for the
weekend?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Jan 1981GAA354325.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1424Published caption: VE Day 1945: "Now it's over, I'll get some leave and repair that
gutter and put a couple of boards in that fence." VE Day 1985
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 1985GA4798.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1412Published caption: "Well, I wouldn't miss the Christmas spirit if I was spending it in
the Bahamas."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Dec 1962GA1948.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/1/1/2/1152Published caption: "Dropping 'em all in a pool of piranha fish is not what Lord Justice
Lawton had in mind when he called for a return to discipline and traditional moral
standards."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Sep 1978GA3908.jpg 
GAN/1311Published caption: "Dad, as a matter of interest, who tied us up?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Jun 1965GAN1362.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/1/4/1/3/24/11Published caption: "I want you to meet Julia - she's come to help me with my homework."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Oct 1969GAA242908.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/1/4/1/3/27/109Published caption: "Mum told me to give you a standing ovation for boiling your own
egg"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jun 1973GAA273378.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/1/4/1/3/8/120Published caption: "Married! Well, you just get straight back in there and get unmarried."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Sep 1954GAA081054.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/2/5/583"It's the plumber we ordered in August - he can come and do the drain this afternoon"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1982GAP0584.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/1/1/1/1257"Should be a good game."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 Jan 1961GA1726.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/24/92Published caption: "I'll tell you why we've been round this block twenty times and not
getting nearer the coast - because someone wants to make sure he's home in time for his
damn football."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Jun 1970GAA242989.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 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/78[published caption:] "Right, I've just sold the TV set!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1988GAA425212.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/1/4/1/3/14/106Published caption: "Can you and me reach a pay-agreement with a condition that you join the
seamen's strike immediately?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Aug 1960GAA141768.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/1/1/1/2060Published caption: "What a pity. It'll mean your cousin Henrietta won't be able to bring
back any more little souvenir Spanish bulls."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 May 1971GA2907.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/2/5/634Published caption: "Come rail strikes, hell and high water - nothing will stop your Aunt
Millie getting here for lunch on Sunday"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Mar 1973GAP0635.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/1/1/2/864Published caption: "Know what we forgot?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Oct 1971GA2959.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/904"As he's making us have our fireworks in the daylight because he wants to watch the Royal
Variety Show I hope nothing happens to his TV aerial."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Nov 1972GA3095.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3591[no caption]Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Nov 1987GA5118.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/12Published caption: "Dad, what's it worth if I don't tell teacher you and Grandma just
used a rude little word?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Nov 1960GAA151795.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/512no captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1951GA0694.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2724Published caption: "Shut up, Butch, wait till we see what he does tomorrow."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Apr 1978GA3858.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/632Published caption: "I thought I told you to get down and hide the TV programmes before your
father saw them."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 1965GA2244.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/1/1/2/944Published 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 
GAN/841Published caption: "Grandma, forty cigarettes a day for the last sixty-odd years haven't
done you any harm - why change now?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Mar 1962GAN0881.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/1/4/1/3/1414th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Oct 1960 - 31 Dec 1960GAAC0014.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3071Published caption: "They've sold our hi-fi to help the poor Freddie Laker Fund."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Feb 1982GA4360.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1086"Somebody's dog got a Cruft's award for trekking his way 300 miles home. We have to trek
300 miles to get ours back"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Feb 1977GA3671.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/38/123Published caption: "Well, you don't look like you've spent the week celebrating a war to
make the world fit for heroes to live in."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Jun 1984GAA384758.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/1/1/2/1586Published caption: "Take Dad a cup of tea and tell him who won the fight"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Feb 1989GA5280.jpg 
GAN/1639Published caption: "Christmas present list please, dear."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Nov 1967GAN1700.jpg 
GAN/953Published caption: "Well, I wouldn't miss the Christmas spirit if I was spending it in
the Bahamas."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Dec 1962GAN0998.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1060Published caption: "Whoops! I thought he was going to topple over again.'Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 1976GA3588.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/1/1/2/512Published caption: "Grandma, forty cigarettes a day for the last sixty-odd years haven't
done you any harm - why change now?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Mar 1962GA1855.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/22/68"Plants aren't the only thing that are various. Take my Grandma - take yours."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Mar 1968GAA222717.jpg 
GAN/660Published caption: "Can you and me reach a pay-agreement with a condition that you join the
seamen's strike immediately?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Aug 1960GAN0696.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/9/110Published caption: "Good job we left the children at home, or Father would be blaming
them because he hasn't caught anything."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Aug 1955GAA091165.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 
GAN/2279"In view of the animal feeding stuffs crisis do you think we might persuade
you-know--who to supplement his rations by catching the odd mouse."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Aug 1972GAN2354.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/1/1/1/3723Published caption: "She's not in a very good mood - we've been knocking on 10 Downing
Street all afternoon and the Policemen told her the job's for MPs only."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Nov 1989GA5323.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/1/4/1/3/3/6"We've been thinking about your parrot, Grandma. Supposing we can't get a turkey for Christmas..."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)25 Nov 1947GAA030298.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/12/107Published caption: "Now here we have the Phacochoerus Aethiopicus, commonly known as the Wart'og. He aint very beautiful and, like me but unlike you, he's only here because he has to be."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Aug 1958GAA121524.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/1/1/2/1101Published caption: "I suppose your mother financed you for this Father's Day joke."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Jun 1977GA3724.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/7/99Published caption: "And then it goes on to say: 'Even if the Russians haven't got an H-bomb
yet they soon will have, and if it isn't bigger than ours it's sure to be just as big and..'"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Aug 1953GAA070914.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3604Published caption: "Come back the days when you could bundle them all down the pub out of
the way."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Dec 1987GA5134.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/36/62Published caption: "Jimmy Savile says it can't be fixed, so we'll have to buy a new one. I
smell a fiddle!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Jan 1982GAA364447.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 
GAN/1933Published caption: "Attention! All-conquering, Supreme Champion of Cruft's reporting.
Let him in someone and tell him to wipe his feet."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Feb 1970GAN2001.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/812No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 Aug 1955GA1104.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/291Published caption: "Cancel Children's Hour for Wimbledon, would they? We can soon fix that."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Jul 1955GA1087.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/1/4/1/3/10/98Published caption: DAILY EXPRESS REPORTS NEW CAVE PAINTINGS DISCOVERED IN FRANCE That
there was a Giles 20,000 years ago is encouraging enough. That there was one working is an
even greater compliment. But I advise archaeologists to check on the origin of these newly
discovered wall paintings. 'Tis less than a year ago that we took the family to France.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1956GAA101283.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 
GAN/337Published caption: That Scoutmaster said something when he said Scouts deserve a
well-earned rest after their strenuous bob-a-job week.
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)13 Apr 1958GAN0354.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/1/1/1/3173Published caption: "Don't disturb Butch - he's calling that little Jack Russell who answers telephones"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Mar 1983GA4509.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/8/110Published caption: "Two miles from the Scottish border and first you tell me you don't
drink Scotch and then you tell me you don't like haggis!!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Sep 1954GAA081044.jpg 
GAN/665[Published caption:] "That was a bright stroke telling Grandma there is a famous
Grandma-artist in America who is 100 years old and didn't take up painting till she was 77."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)06 Sep 1960GAN0701.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 
CG/1/1/1/625Published caption: "Dad, we've had enough of the Moon and we'd like to get back in time for Silverstone."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 1953GA0854.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 
GAN/1307Published caption: "I thought I told you to get down and hide the TV programmes before your
father saw them."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jun 1965GAN1358.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/89Published caption: "Davidson sends down a Chinaman - Subba Row plays it to silly mid-off, through the covers to the boundary for four, but the umpire has signalled 'No ball', etc., etc...."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Jul 1961GAA151873.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/1/4/1/3/13/17No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Nov 1958GAA131556.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/2/5/599Published caption: "Shut up, Butch, wait till we see what he does tomorrow."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 Apr 1978GAP0600.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 
43243[Published caption:] "If he sings We'll Meet Again once more, he'll be needing that flaming tin helmet!"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)10 May 198543243.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1132Published caption: "Sorry Mum, I put all the clocks back instead of forward and Uncle
Charlie and all of them have arrived for lunch."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1978GA3849.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/1/4/1/3/25/35Published caption: "Pity you can't train that damn dog of yours to read a few Casanova
posters."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 Dec 1970GAA253057.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2295Published caption: "Dad! Isn't it smashing - we've got two feet of snow"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)07 Feb 1974GA3256.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1719Published caption: "I wonder how many people are going to rush out and buy an
elephant?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)01 Nov 1966GA2393.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1527[published caption:] "Dad, remember the gentleman you hit for playing his saxophone all the time we were delayed at Gatwick?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Aug 1987GA5094.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/970Published caption: "As we haven't had beef for so long I thought I'd be rash and treat
ourselves to a piece of sirloin."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)12 May 1974GA3288.jpg 
CG/2/5/651Published caption: "Dad just said the firm who wants to make 'em into gloves and
overcoats has got a case."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Apr 1972GAP0652.jpg 
GAN/2381Published caption: "Mum told me to give you a standing ovation for boiling your own
egg"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jun 1973GAN2456.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/917No captionGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)18 Oct 1956GA1248.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 
GAN/967Published caption: "I told him as there's no football he can stay at home and amuse the
children."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)20 Jan 1963GAN1013.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/597Published caption: "I reckon Mr. Jones has got a cheek asking to have his sins forgiven
after the way he played centre half yesterday."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Aug 1964GA2142.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1828Published caption: "We had an anonymous phone call at the Yard informing us that this
lady had been hoarding hemp."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Mar 1968GA2557.jpg 
GAN/480[Published caption:] "That's taken care of the digging this year - promised them if
they find any radioactive scraps they can spend three days decontaminating at Calder Hall."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Apr 1959GAN0511.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/1/1/2/884Published caption: "Dad just said the firm who wants to make 'em into gloves and
overcoats has got a case."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Apr 1972GA3028.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/1/1/1/2693Published caption: "Your punk Sex Pistols are good ambassadors for free speech."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Jan 1978GA3816.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1197Published caption: "Dad, the lady says that's exactly what Prince Philip was on about -
making Britain dirty"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)09 Dec 1979GA4070.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2116Published caption: "Me jealous? No! They practically live in the kitchen since I
engaged an au pair girl to help."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)30 Dec 1971GA2989.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/44/20Published caption: "She's not in a very good mood - we've been knocking on 10 Downing Street all afternoon and the Policemen told her the job's for MPs only."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)26 Nov 1989GAA445403.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2733Published caption: "I only asked her: 'Did you win?'"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)17 May 1978GA3870.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3082Published caption: "Tell your little friend Singh to take them back to the Indian Festival
right now!"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)23 Mar 1982GA4377.jpg 
CG/2/5/611Published caption: "Dad's blasting away at he newsagent for not bringing the Express,
but Grandma went off upstairs with it hours ago."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Dec 1977GAP0612.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/1/4/1/3/42/104[published caption:] "I've made dinner for four o'clock - I thought your new three o'clock
closing time law had started"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Apr 1988GAA425238.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/1/4/1/3/30/103Published caption: "I try my hardest to like the Labour Government and then they do things
like this..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Apr 1976GAA303744.jpg 
CG/1/1/2/1564Published caption: "The lady says she's going to be a grandma and would you like a Downing
Street job as an Advisory Executive?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)04 Sep 1988GA5222.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2238Published caption: "Mum told me to give you a standing ovation for boiling your own
egg"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)28 Jun 1973GA3170.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3823Published caption: "Anybody seen one that matches this one? Escaped half an hour ago."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)02 Aug 1958GA5501.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/1/1/1/2826Published caption: "They gave the Queen a small bouquet for it"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)31 May 1979GA4005.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1617Published caption: "Dad, as a matter of interest, who tied us up?"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Jun 1965GA2246.jpg 
CG/2/5/688Published caption: "If the Americans are over here buying all our scientific talent how
come they missed you?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)03 Mar 1963GAP0689.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/15/24Published caption: "If somebody doesn't stop whistling 'Little Donkey' somebody is
going to get a little thick ear."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)11 Dec 1960GAA151808.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/1430Published caption: "They'll get emigrate to Tristan da Cunha when I get 'em home"Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)19 Mar 1963GA1973.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2510Published caption: "I try my hardest to like the Labour Government and then they do things
like this..."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Apr 1976GA3564.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/1/1/2/1668Published caption: It's quicker by rail.Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 Aug 1945GA5447.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/1/1/2/1105Published caption: "When I said build them a tree-house to keep them quiet, I didn't mean
to include room service."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)24 Jul 1977GA3738.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/2430Published caption: "Here we are, Einstein - a field in which you cannot fail to shine."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 Jul 1975GA3453.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/1/1/2/992Published 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/1/1/2/1038Published caption: "Dad, who can we kidnap so we can demand a plane to take us anywhere
except tea at Auntie Millie's on Boxing Day?"
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)14 Dec 1975GA3512.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/1/1/1/1490"Vera's done it again - let someone sell her Manchester racecourse in exchange for her
green stamps and Post Office savings."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)29 Nov 1963GA2059.jpg 
CG/1/1/1/3091Published caption: "Nothing in the post but the usual bills, oh, and a white feather from
the lady you were discussing the Falkland war with."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Apr 1982GA4390.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/42/113[published caption:] "Tell Daddy some gentlemen are here to see him about the 50-1 Wimbledon to win the Cup he was giving them yesterday."Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)15 May 1988GAA425247.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/1/1/2/800Published caption: "Attention! All-conquering, Supreme Champion of Cruft's reporting.
Let him in someone and tell him to wipe his feet."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)08 Feb 1970GA2771.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/2/5/601"I wouldn't be Bobby Robson if they lose, and I wouldn't be the Arsenal team if they
win."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)05 May 1978GAP0602.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/1/4/1/3/32/61Published caption: "Repeat again, everybody: 'Mother does not want any new puppies,
budgies, pussies, or bunnies for Christmas'."
Giles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)16 Dec 1977GAA323950.jpg 
CG/1/4/1/3/1313th Giles AnnualGiles; Ronald Carl (1916-1995)27 Sep 1959 - 31 Dec 1959