Reading these accounts of life in the 1940s reminds us how much our daily lives have changed in the intervening decades.
The memories depicted in How Was It for You? preserve a picture of life as it was lived by the individuals concerned. All are real people sharing real moments of their lives for posterity.
This is the second in a series of compilations of people's memories from the 20th century. The first volume, I Remember When I Was Young, covers the decades of the 1920s to the 1960s