Harvey Torbett in The Childrens Newspaper 1963

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Harvey Torbett in The Childrens Newspaper 1963

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Thanks again to TFF member Alchemist for pointing me at these links.

Entirely in keeping with his day job as a teacher, Harvey wrote educational articles for children in "The Childrens Newspaper" ... these links showing to a couple of pages about fly fishing in 1963 :-

http://new.lookandlearn.com/childrens-n ... 08-012.pdf

http://www.lookandlearn.com/childrens-n ... 01-012.pdf
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If you follow the link to the page you can find a few more, although it takes a bit of searching

http://www.lookandlearn.com/childrens-n ... 15-012.pdf

May be worth trying in the cold winter evenings.

Looking at some of the other contributions, they had some very well respected writers.
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Alchemist wrote:Once I'd started.......
Simply splendid Alchemist, Sir.

I hope that you'll be pleased to know that I have communicated your researched to Harvey's daughter, and that she will be showing Harvey's wife who, I'm happy to say, is still able to enjoy reading these documents.
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Wouldn't that little collection make a great little book
The advice is as relevant today as it was then.

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Great stuff, thanks for the links
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