In 1980s Scotland, there were dangerous gang wars between rival ice cream truck drivers. The Glasgow Ice Cream Wars erupted when drivers began delivering other items with their ice cream to low-income housing developments, like groceries, toilet paper, and drugs and stolen goods. The scuffles over territory eventually escalated from violence and arson to murder. Source

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Velvet and Net Tea Gown, ca. 1891-93

David Kemp & Son, Glasgow

via Kelvingrove Museum

…and yes, that’s me a few years ago getting way too excited when seeing this dress for the first time :)