have been the same year, might not), and I remember reading it while
listening to the record. I seem to recall the one I had being in red or
orange plastic, but my recent replacement is the usual black pressing
for a 45rpm. I also seem to recollect that there were two tunes on
the B side, the other perhaps being Theme From HATARI,
but I could be mistaken about that.
Ah, the '70s. I thought I was going to live forever, and summer
days seemed to last for far longer than they do now. My parents
were out that night, and I have an idea they may actually have been
away on a fortnight's holiday, so, either way, the sense of freedom
was palpable. Only myself, my brother, and our dog TARA were
in residence on that summer evening of around 40 years ago, and
looking back now, I wish I could have those days back again in
all their halcyon glory. Why doesn't life come with a rewind
button? Now wouldn't that be something?!
(Incidentally, I still have my original PP Holiday Special.
Here's a piccie of it for you to feast your eyes on)