A problem very much of the period - dusty roads.
“Horsham Urban District Council. Mr Riley called attention to the pitiable state of Kings Road [Horsham] from the point of view of dust.
“Some time ago, he said, the County Council allowed a certain sum of money for watering the road.
“The Chairman said that when going up that way that day he was stopped by two residents in that neighbourhood who said they were getting up a petition.”
For the next few days we include some adverts from 1914 to add to the nostalgia.