The book ‘A Pattern of Hundreds’ is by the Buckinghamshire Federation of Women’s Institutes, first published and Copyright 1975. SBN 85410 066 0. This extract is by two of the Higgs sisters, Louie Edwards and Violet Darvill.Violet Darvill, who later became Violet Taylor was interviewed by Chris Wege in 2009. A transcript of the interview is available here.