The Aunts’ major function was caring for children whose parents were posted overseas. Primarily, this meant escorting children across London on their way to or from private schools
Universal Aunts, a personal service bureau, was founded 100 years ago by Gertrude Eliza Maclean. In 1921, Gertie came up with a bright idea. With her many nieces and nephews, she decided to put her aunt-like qualities to good use. Universal Aunts was born. ...
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