This compact publication takes the reader on a trip down memory lane. This is not a history book, rather a glimpse of what life was like in Edinburgh during the most eventul period of our recent past - 1930s to 1970s. In today's ever changing hi-tech world, there is something comforting and reassuring about nostalgic memories from the past. Images of everyday occurrances show life in Edinburgh as it was when we were younger and perhaps more carefree. Papge after page of rare photographs, each carrying a well researched and informative caption, take local readers back on a steam train ride though the mist of time.