Milk delivery was hard work and took ...

Milk delivery was hard work and took horse sense

There are 5 comments on the Lowell Sun story from Jan 15, 2008, titled Milk delivery was hard work and took horse sense. In it, Lowell Sun reports that:

Alan Greenhalgh lives in Chelmsford. My grandfather, John Kydd, was a blacksmith for 40 years.

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Mark

Boylston, MA

#1 Jan 15, 2008
My grandfather ran the farm just up the street from Kydds dairy. I remember going to the dairy for Ice cream cones back in the 50's and early 60's. wonderful story.
Allan P Small - Lowell

Lowell, MA

#2 Jan 15, 2008
Kudos to Mr Greenhalgh !!
This column explained how transportation "morphed" from the wagon-wheel to rubber tires to mortorized vehicles--here in Lowell.
The 1930's & 1940's must have been something--back in-the-day! Thank you, sir! Lowell history at it's best!
Malcolm

Jeffersonville, VT

#3 Jan 16, 2008
Good job Al
Maureen

Cranston, RI

#4 May 8, 2008
Just reading about Skips closing soon and started thinking about going to Kydds Dairy next door in the 50's and 60's also. Loved getting those Black Raspberry ice cream cones!!! Good memories.
Nancy

Little Rock, AR

#5 Jan 3, 2012
I love to hear about my Grandad's store. I was young when it closed, but I remember my grandpa walking down to the store for a sasperilla.

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