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Thread #104496   Message #4027551
Posted By: Folkie Frank
10-Jan-20 - 03:48 PM
Thread Name: Lyr Add: Nobby Hall (Cyril Tawney)
Subject: RE: Lyr Add: Nobby Hall (Cyril Tawney)
Back in the 1960's, as a teenager, I was given an electric train set. My Mom told me the following cautionary story she had read:

A youngster cleaned the tracks of his train set with Carbon Tet (as we called it) in his bedroom with the door and windows shut. He went to sleep and never woke up.