Wrong turn leads into coal mine

That's a serious wrong turn!

I had to look up the meaning of a "pit prop." It's a post that holds up the roof of a coal mine.

Brantford Expositor - Jan 8, 1963

I asked Microsoft's AI image creator to illustrate the news story. After a few false starts, this is what it came up with. Not too bad.

     Posted By: Alex - Tue Feb 06, 2024
     Category: Confusion, Misunderstanding, and Incomprehension | 1960s | Australia | Cars

We drive seated on the left, the Aussies on the right, but nobody sits in the middle.
Posted by F.U.D. in Stockholm on 02/06/24 at 04:10 AM
I don't think any present-day newspaper would describe her as "woman driver."
Posted by ges on 02/06/24 at 07:55 AM
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