Grace's Guide To British Industrial History

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Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 147,919 pages of information and 233,587 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

1953 British Industries Fair: Companies S

From Graces Guide

Note: This is a sub-section of the 1953 British Industries Fair

Held 27th April - 8th May at Olympia and Earl's Court

Companies - A - B - C - D - E - F - G - H - I - J - K - L - M - N - O - P - Q - R - S - T - U - V - W - X - Y - Z

  • St. Andrew Mills, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.58 St. Andrew Road, Walthamstow, E. 17. Teleph. : Larkswood 1014. Cables: “ Samarita, London.”—Manufacturers Of Andrex, Samaritan, Bravo,Marvo, Stanex, Androl Toilet Tissues. “ Camelia ” Sanitary Towels, “ Andrex ” Facial Tissues, Paper Handkerchiefs. Paper Towels, Cellulose Wadding and Tissues.
  • St. Just, Theodore, and Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand D.42 Whitefield, Manchester. Teleph.: Whitefield 3211. Cables: “ Theojust, Whitefield, Lancashire.”—^Manufacturers Of Fine Chemicals For All Purposes. Pharmaceutical, Perfumery and Flavouring Chemicals and Intermediates. Special Chemicals For Research and Development. Detergents, Perfumery Compounds. Food Flavours.
  • Salomon (Gateshead) Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.48 1, Richmond Terrace, Gateshead-On-Tyne, 8. Teleph.: Gateshead 72465.— Manufacturers Of Novelty Pencils, Stationers’ Fancy Goods, Seaside Lines, Wooden Fancy Goods, “ Coroza ” Nut Articles. Coronation and Scottish Souvenirs, Indoor Games, Tobacconists’ Sundries, Haberdashery, Novelties.
  • Saniguard Appliances Limited Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand B,14 62, London Wall, London, E.C.2. Teleph. : Monarch 4922-3. Cables : “ Saniguard, London.”—Sole Agents For “ Barp^Wald ” Safety Automatic Incinerator, Dependable, Of Robust Construction, With Exclusive Safety Features. Providing Foolproof Automatic and Effective Disposal Of Infectious and Odorous Articles. See Advt. Page 149
  • Santos Manufacturing Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand F.27 5, Chalk Farm Road, London, N.W.L. Teleph. : Gulliver 1084 and 4541. Cables : “ Vacwonder, London.”—Manufacturers Of “ Vacwonder ” Vacuum Flasks, Sizes I Pint To 2 Pint. Vacuum Jars, Sizes 2 Pint To 10 Pint. The “ Vacwonder ” Baby Flask For Feeding Purposes. Also Insulated Food Containers.
  • Saville Perfumery, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stands F.18 and F.21 Head Office : 124, Rickmansworth Road, Watford, Herts. Teleph. : Watford 522?. Ixmdon : Ifia Sackville Street. W.L. Telenh, : Regent 0250.— Mischief,” “ Seventh Heaven,” ’* Mischief,” “ Seventh
  • Schall Products, Ltd. Olympia, 74, North End Road, Fulham, London, W.14. —Manufacturers Of Coronation Souvenirs, Keyrings and Fashion Accessories, Compacts, Initial Lipsticks, Advertising Novelties, Perfume Pens, Sprays and Bottles.
  • Schloesser, Erich, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.605 40, Old Bond Street, London, W.L. Teleph. : Regent 3794 and 1907.— Manufacturers Of Men’s Ties.
  • Schweppes, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand S.16 Schweppes House, 4, Connaught Place, London, W.2. Teleph. : Ambassador 1212. Cables : “ Schweppes, London.”—Manufacturers Of Quinine (Toriic) Water, Ginger Beer, Dry Ginger Ale, Lemonade, Cola, Soda Water, Sparkling Fruit Drinks, Orange, Lemon, Grapefruit Squashes, Lime Juice, Lemon Barley Water. See Advt. Page 109
  • R. M. Scott (Ipswich), Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Turret Lane, Ipswich. Teleph. : Ipswich 2714. Cables; “ Biscuits, Ipswich.”—Manufacturers Of “ Scotts ” Patent Malt Charcoal Medicinal Biscuits, “ Scott’s ” Scottish Shortbread, “ Scotts ” Huntin’ Nuts, “ Scotts ” Wheaten Biscuits and Other “ Scotts ” Scottish Products. See Advt. Page 87
  • W. P. Scott and Co. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.632 130, Cotton Exchange Buildings, Liverpool, 3. Teleph. : Liverpool, Central 4088. Cables: “Felix, Liverpool.”—Sole Agents For “Parkawear” Products: Ladies’, Children’s Frocks, Blouses and Underwear. Men’s and Boys’ Pyjamas. Overalls : All Types Domestic and Industrial. Clothing Contractors To Hospitals and Institutions.
  • Scottwood Factory Built Permanent Homes, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Y.13 13, Charterhouse Street, London, E.C.L. Teleph. : Holborn 5938.—Manufacturers Of Houses By The “ Scottwood"” System Of “ Stressed Skin ” Plywood Construction. Permanent Double and Single Storey Homes Are Available For The Home and Export Market.
  • Screen Printing Machinery Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.3 26, Avenue Chambers, Southampton Row, London, W.C.L. Teleph. : Holborn 8141 and 9082. Cables : “ Flexafix, London.”—Manufacturers Of Master Monarch Silk Screen Printing Machine and Cats Whisker Frames.
  • Scroll Pens, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.22 Nation House, Hampton Road, Teddington, Middlesex. Teleph. : Molesey 4455-6-7. Cables ; “ Scribex, Teddington.”—Manufacturers Of Ball Point Pens, Fountain Pens and Mechanical Pencils.
  • Searchlight Products (Engineers), Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.13a 159, Bollo Bridge Road, Acton, London, W.3. Teleph. : Acorn 1517. Cables : “ Fancigoods, London.”-—Manufacturers Of Powder Compacts (Melissa Brand), Combination Lighter Cases (Falcon Brand), Metal Comb Cases, Souvenir Crested Articles, Miniature Beauty Mirrors, Shaving Mirrors, Table Lighters.
  • Sebec, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.613 506, Ipswich Road, Trading Estate, Slough, Bucks. Teleph. : Slough 22862. Cables : “ Sebec, Slough.”—Manufacturers Of Pure Latex Sponge Shoulder Pads, Beautifully Soft, Covered Silk, Felt Or Plain. To Suit Any Tailoring. Patent Product. Also Rubberised Hair, All Latest Shapes.
  • Sebel Products, Ltd. Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.91 39-41, New Oxford Street, London, W.C.L. Teleph. ; Temple Bar 0786. Cables: “ Sebel, London.”—Manufacturers Of All-Steel Mobo Toys : Bronco, Pony, Pony-Express, Chairdesk, “ Magic ” Pushchair, Tot-Cycle, Minabike, Merry-Go-Round, Snail, Scooters, Toy-Toise, Canoe, Puppies. Also Additional Range Of Wheel Toys.
  • Sellwell Productions, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.314a 75, Parade, Birmingham, 1. Teleph.; Birmingham, Central 1309.—Manufacturers Of Penguin Electro Plate In E.P.N.S., Chrome, Mounted China, Shields and Sports Cups.
  • J. Semler, Ltd. 57-59, Beak Street, London, W.L. Teleph. : Gerrard 3126-8. “ Esemlera, Piccy, London.”—Woollen and Worsted Merchants. Novelties In Worsted, Cheviot, Supplied By The Piece Or Length. “ Smartex.”
  • Sessions, William, Ltd. The Ebor Press, York. Teleph.: York 3326. Manufacturers Of Labelling and Display Material For The Cosmetic, Toilet and Perfumery Trades By Relief Stamping, Letterpress and Lithography. Embossed Seals, Self-Adhesive Labels, Display Stands, Showcards. See Advt. Page 70
  • D. Shackman and Sons Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.206 4, Golden Square, London, W.L. Teleph.: Gerrard 5944-5. Cables: “ Shackmaso, Piccy, London.”—Manufacturers Of Precious Jewellery. Watch Cases In Platinum and Gold Compacts.
  • Sharp, Edward, and Sons, Ltd. Kreemy Works, Maidstone, Kent. “ Kreemy, Maidstone.”—Manufacturers Of Sharp’s Assorted Plain and Chocolate-Coated Super Kreem Toffees and Sharp’s Super Quality Boiled Sweets. Sole Agents For “ Fancygoods ” Christmas Crackers and Novelties. See Advt Page 8
  • Shaw and Copestake, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floors Stands C.32 and C.34 Syivac House, Normacot Road, Longton, Staffs. Teleph. : Longton 33564. Cables : “ Syivac, Longton, Staffs.”—Manufacturers Of “ Syivac ” Fancy Earthenware Novelties, Animals, Flowerjugs, Bowls, Posies, Sweet Trays, Honies, Jugs, Vases, Flowers, Etc.
  • [John Shaw and Sons (Honley)|[Shaw, John, and Sons (Honley)]], Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.6 Scotgate Road, Honley, Near Huddersfield, Yorkshire. Teleph : Honley 522-3. Cables : “ Ruling, Honley.”—Manufacturers Of Disc and Pen Ruling Machines. Rotary Slot Perforating Machines. Suction Feeders and Pile Deliveries. Paper Sorting Machines.
  • Shaw, Robert, and Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.540 Ascot Works, Ascot Road, Nottingham (Hair Nets). Teleph. : Nottingham 77231-2. Cables: “Sure, Nottingham.” Broadway, Nottingham (Plain Nets). Mills Buildings, Plumtre Street, Nottingham (Underwear).—Manufacturers Of Hair Nets and Slumber Nets. Men’s and Women’s Underwear. Plain Nets, Mosquito Nets, See Advl Page 86
  • Shaw, Thomas Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.310 3, Great King Street, Hockley, Birmingham, 19. Teleph. : Birmingham, Northern 1847. Manufacturers Of E.P.N.S. Tea, Coffee Sets, Trays, Waiters, Condiment Sets, Etc.. Chromium Plated Fancy Goods Of Every Description. Souvenirs, Etc.
  • Shell Chemical Manufacturing Co., Limited Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand D.Ll St. Helen’s Court, Great St. Helen’s, London, E.C.3. Teleph.: Avenue 4321. Cables : “ Shell, London.”—Manufacturers Of Chemicals Derived From Petroleum, Including Solvents, Detergents and Wetting Agents, Agricultural and Horticultural Products, Plasticizers, Napthenic Acids, Textile Fibre Lubricants, Vapour Phase Inhibitors, Etc.
  • Shelley Textiles, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.217 Barncliffe Mui, Shelley, Near Huddersfield. Teleph.: Kirkburton 243.— Manufacturers Of “ Pandora ” Tufted Patterned Rugs, “ Tumbel ” “ Twist ” Washable Cotton Rugs In Charming Colours. Mohair Rugs, “ Celairic ” Geuular Blankets, Pram Cot Rugs, Shawls, Seersucker Woollen Bedspreads. See Advt. Page 193
  • Sherborne Upholstering Co. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Z.9 Garfield Avenue, Manningham, Bradford. Teleph.: Bradford 41309.— Manufacturers Of Pouffes, Hassocks and Slipper Boxes In Hide and Other Materials. Introducing The Machine-Filled Pouffe, and New Designs Of Double Spring Interior Pouffes. See Advt. Page 89
  • Sheridan Service Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.41 Woodside Road, Sidcup, Kent. Teleph. : Footscray 2393.—Manufacturers Of Automatic String Tying Machines For All Classes Of Packages, Bundles, Etc. Self-Adjusting To Any Size. Single Double Or Cross Ties Immediately, Made Without Adjustment. See Advt. Page 146
  • Ship and Boat Builders National Federation, The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stands H.9 and H.15 205, Regent Street, London, W.L. Teleph. : Grosvenor 5454.—The National Commercial Organisation Of The Small Ship, Yacht and Boat Building and Repairing Industry In The United Kingdom.
  • Sierra Leone (Official Exhibit) Commonwealth Section, Ground Floor, Earls Court C/O, 5, Buckingham Gate, London. Teleph. : Victoria 1321.—Production and Processing Of Raw Materials Comprising Principal Exports Of Colony : Ou, Ou Seeds, Cocoa, Coffee, Minerals, Diamonds. Native Handiwork : Local Weaving, Basketware, Leatherwork, Etc.
  • Signalling Equipment, Ltd. and J. and L. Randall]], Ltd. Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.66 Merit House, Potters Bar, Middlesex. Teleph. : Potters.Bar 2262. Cables ; “ Merit, Potters Bar.”—Manufacturers Of Boxed Games, Roy Rogers Cowboy Suits and Holsters, Tool, Fretwork, Electrical and Chemistry Sets, Water Guns and Pistols, Needlework Boxes, Plastic Toys, Microscopes, Binoculars.
  • L. Silberston and Sons, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.619 222-226, Cambridge Heath Road, London, E.2. Teleph.: Advance 2312.— Manufacturers Of Uniforms Of All Descriptions, Uniform Caps.
  • Silvercraft, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stands L.121 and L.20i 31, Windmill Street, Tottenham Court Road, W.L. Teleph.: Langham 3665.—Manufacturers Of Hand-Set Sterling Silver Real Marcasite Jewellery.
  • Simon Equipment, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stands B.44 and B.47 Recorder House, 48-50, George Street, Portman Square, London, W.L. Teleph. : Welbeck 2371. Cables : “ Simsale, London.”—Manufacturers Of “ Simon ”, Monitor Equipment For All Continuous Or Long Duration Recording Requirements. Adopted As Standard By Ministry Civil Aviation On All Air/Ground Communication Channels.
  • Simon Sound Service Olympia, Ground Floor, Stands B.44 and B.47 48-50, George Street, London, W.L. Teleph. : Welbeck 2371. Cables : “ Simsale, London.”—Manufacturers Of Sound Recording and Reproducing Equipment and Associated Apparatus, Including Portable Magnetic Tape Recorders, Portable and Studio Direct Disk Recorders, Pick-Up Control, Groove Locating Devices.
  • A. Simpson Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand E.6 Nimmer Mills, Chard, Somerset. Teleph. : Chard 3265. Cables : “ Simie- Brush. Chard.”—Manufacturers Of Superfine Badger Shaving Brushes, Ivory, Hom, Non-Split. Special Lines To Order. Registered Trade Marks, Home and Abroad. “ Bajer ” “ Simie,” “ Alexsim,” “ Simbal ” “ Wee-Scot ” “ Drip-Stand ” Brands.
  • Simpson-Lawrence Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.20 St. Andrew’s Square, Glasgow, C.L. Teleph.: Bell 0801. Cables: “Afloat, Glasgow.”—Manufacturers Of “ S-L ” Yacht and Ship Equipment, Windlasses, W.Cs, Portli^Ts, Steering Gears, Pumps and All Deck and Cabin -Accessories.
  • Singer Sewing Machine Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.53i and R.636 City Road, London, E.C.L. Teleph. : Central 7682. Cables: “Singer, Ave, London.”—Manufacturers Of Singer Sewing Machines For Manufacturing Trades. Singer Syncho-System Layout. Singer Machines For The Home Featuring The New “ Cadet ” Cabinet and Featherweight Portable Models.
  • Sixten and Cassey, Ltd. ' Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.435 9, Argyll Street, London, W.L. Teleph.: Gerrard 2536. Cables: “ Kixcass, Wesdo.”—Producers Of Furnishing Damasks, Tapestries, Satins, Velvets, Voiles, Folkweaves, Stripes, Linings, Taffetas, Prints, Repps.
  • T. S. Skillman and Co, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand A.21 6, York Buildings, Adelphi, London, W.C.2. Teleph. : Trafalgar 4707. Cables : “ Skillco, London.”—Manufacturers Of Automatic Vending Machines, Including “ Hiram,” “ Mamie ” and “ Elmer”, Inter-Communication and Staff Location Equipment, Burglar Alarms, Telecommunications Equipment and Measuring Gear, Electronic Instruments.
  • E. T. Skinner and Co, Ltd. Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand P.4 400, Harrow Road, London, W.9. Teleph. : Cunningham 9845. Cables : “ Ceeceepee, London.”—Specialists For The Frogmen’s Sport. Everything For Swimming, Diving and Underwater Fishing. “ Hurricane ” and “ Typhoon ” Swimfins. The “ Marksway ” Unsinkable Swimsuit. The ' Indestructible Fibreglass Dinghies.
  • L. and J. Sklar, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.907 17—18, Margaret Street, London, W.L. Teleph. : Museum 1958. Cables : “ Aljass, Wesdo.”—Manufacturers Of “ Skylar ” Knitwear, Swimsuits and Blouses. “ Skylar ” Fully-Fashioned Knitwear For Home and Export.
  • Skolnick, Harris, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.912 Coronation House, 82, Middlesex Street, Bishopsgate, London, E.L. Teleph. : Bishopsgate 6727. Cables : “ Skolnit, Phone, London.”—‘Manufacturers Of “ Skolnit ” Brand Ladies’, Men’s and Children’s Hosiery, Underwear, Knitwear, Shirts, Bathing Costumes, Etc.:—Stocks Maintained In Cotton Interlock and Rayon Locknit Underwear and Outerwear. See Advt. Page 197
  • Small Craft (Coastal Amusements, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.9d West End, Southampton. Teleph. : Southampton, West End 2305. Cables; “ Redwing, West End, Hants.”—Manufacturers Of “ Feather ” Prams, Light, Strong. Excellent Capacity and Stability ; Row, Sail and Tow Well. Construction Provides A Watertight Hull, Requiring Minimum Maintenance.
  • Smartknit Fabrics, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.404 74, Gorringe Park Avenue, Mitcham, Surrey. Teleph.: Mitcham 2936. Cables : “ Smartknit, Mitcham.”—Manufacturers Of High Class Fancy and Plain Jersey Fabrics.
  • Smith and Murray, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.419 and R.516 Chatham Buildings, Lower Ormond Street, Manchester, 1. Teleph. : Manchester, Central 4040.—Manufacturers Of Children’s Outerwear.
  • [[Stanley Smith and Co|Smith, Stanley, and Co. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand X.9 Worple Road, Isleworth, Middlesex. Teleph. : Hounslow 3406-9. Cables : “ Stanmith, Phone, London.”—Manufacturers Of “ Vitrone ” Flexible and Rigid Polyvinyl Chloride Sheeting and Extrusions. “ Vitrathene ” Polythene Sheeting, Tubing and Rod. “ Vitrite ” Synthetic Resin Adhesives.
  • T. J. Smith and Nephew, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand F.Io Neptune Street, Hull, Yorkshire. Teleph.; Hull 15087. Cables : “ Emergency, Hull.”—Manufacturers Of “ Elastoplast ” and “ Tensoplast ” Bandages, First Aid Dressings, Bou Dressings, Doctors’ Sets and Surgery Cases, “ Jelonet,” “ Gypsona ” P.O.P. Bandages. “ Paragon ” Z.O. Plasters, Surgical Dressings.
  • Smith's English Clocks, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.318 “ Sectric ” House, Waterloo Road, Cricklewood, London, N.W.2. Teleph. : Gladstone 6464. Cables : “ Rightime, Phone, London.”—Manufacturers Of Watches and Electric and Springwound Clocks For Industrial and Domestic Use. Time Recorders, Process Timers, Tower Clocks, Bell Controls, Etc. See Advt Inside Front Cover
  • Soag Machinery Co. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.29 Juxon Street, Lambeth, London, S.E.Ll. Teleph.; Reliance 3373-4-5, 1759 and 2513. Cables: “ Emdiscoy, London.”—Manufacturers Of and Sole Agents For Letterpress Printing Machinery, Guillotines, Registerscopes, Paper Drills, Sheet Gluers, Joggers, Rigid and Folding Box, Crimped Cup, Doyley, Serviette, Bagmaking. Paper Cup and Converting Machinery.
  • Soldans, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.47 Burley House, 5-11, Theobalds Road, London, W.C.L. Teleph. : Holbom 2428. Cables : “ Soldanify, Holb, London.”—Manufacturers Of “ Soldan ” Bronzing Machines, A Range Of “ Soldan ” Precision Proofing Presses, Both Power and Hand-Operated Models and The Autolift, An Automatic Mechanical Handling Hoist.
  • Solent Shipyards, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.14 Sarisbury Green, Near Southampton, Hants. Teleph. : Locksheath 3272-3 Cables : “ Solyard Swanwick, Hants.”—^Builders Of Commercial and Pleasure Craft Up To 150 Tons. All Types Masts and Spars. Repairs, Fitting Out, Complete Engine and Electrical Overhauls and Installations.
  • Somic, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.433 Alliance Works, Preston, Lancashire. Teleph. : Preston 3011.—-Manufacturers Of “ Somweave ” Fabrics For Furnishings, Transport Seating, Interior Decorations. Mattings. “ Somcords ” For Piping and Parcelling. “ Somflex ” Cellulose Floors. “ Somyarns ” For Carpet Manufacturers. “ Somstrip ” For Cars.
  • Sommerfelds, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand J.30 167, Victoria Street, London, S.W.L. Teleph. : Victoria 1000. Works : Wellington, Shropshire.—Manufacturers Of Steel Office Furniture, Filing Cabinets and Lockers. Home Market and Export. Special Export K.D. Design.
  • F. C. Sondhi and Co, Ltd. Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand Q.8 73, Bishopsgate, London, E.C.2. Teleph.: London Wall 5510 and 2277. Cables : “ Sondhi, London.”—Manufacturers Of Sports Goods : Table Tennis, Tennis Bahs, Skipping Ropes, Dominoes, Cricket Sets, Football Hose, Football Shorts, Football Jerseys, Clock Golf, Bagatelle, Cricket Bats, Indoor Games.
  • South Africa, Union Of (Official Exhibit) Commonwealth Section, Ground Floor, Earls Court Organised By The Senior Trade Commissioner, South Africa House, Trafalgar Square, London, W.C.2. Teleph. : Whitehall 4488. " “ " Lesquare, London.”—Depicts The Union’s Natural Commercial and Social Development. Officials Will Enquiries Will Be Welcomed. See Advt. Page Ix
  • Southampton Launch and Boat Co, Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.9c Vespasian Road, Bitterne Manor, Southampton. Teleph. : Southampton 54050-9. Cables : “ Launch Co., Bitteme Park, Southampton.”—Manufacturers Of Power Driven Craft, Sail Craft, The “ Bitteme ” Moulded Dinghies.
  • Southern Rhodesia Government (Official Exhibit) Commonwealth Section, Ground Floor, Earls Court Office Of The High Commissioner, Rhodesia House, 429, Strand, London, W.C.2, Teleph.: Temple Bar 1133. Cables: “Rhodesians, London,”— Southern Rhodesia Produces Tobacco, Gold, Asbestos, Coal and Many Other Base Minerals, and Is Developing A Very Wide Range Of Secondary Industries.
  • Southport Wallet Co. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand J.21 Euclid Works, Southport, Lancs. Teleph. : Southport 2133. Cables : “ Wallets, Southport.”—Manufacturers Of Every Known Pattern Of Letter File, Including Metal Parts. Crown Lever Arch Files, Euclid Box Files, The Jetbind Self-Binding Fues, Manilla Files, Folders, Etc.
  • Sowerby's Ellison Glass Works, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stands C.24 and C.30 Gateshead, 8, Co. Durham. Teleph. : Gateshead 71031-2, Cables : “ Sowerby, Gateshead.” Also 329, High Holbom, W.C.L. Teleph. ; Holbom 0802.—Manufacturers Of “ Tynesyde ” Glassware, Pressed, Domestic, Fancy, In Flint and Colours. Lighting Shades and Panels, Hotel, Restaurant Ware.
  • Spa Brush, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand E.5 Chesham, Bucks. Teleph. : Chesham 648. Cables : “ Freembrush, Chesham.”—Manufacturers Of Toothbrushes, Nailbrushes, Dental Plate Brushes and Hairbrushes In Nylon and Bristle, Dressing Combs. “ Beechwood ” Painting and Household Brushes. Several New Lines.
  • Sparklets, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand F.8 Queen Street, Tottenham, N.17. Teleph. : Tottenham 2647. Cables: “ Sparklets, London.”—Manufacturers Of “ Sparklets ” Syphons, Bulbs, Dental Sprays, Resuscitators, Aerosol Projectors, Co2 Snow and Other Apparatus For Medical Use. Compressed Gases In Steel Or Aluminium Bulbs, Woven Wire Braiding.
  • [[Sparrow, Hardwick and Co., Limited Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.214 107, Piccadilly, Manchester, 1. Teleph. : Manchester, Central 4510-20. Cables: “ Sparwick, Manchester.”—Manufacturers and Producers Of “ Sparwick ” Brocades, Cretonnes, Velours, Winceyettes, Flannelettes, Ginghams, Flannelette Cotton Sheets, Pillow Cases, Grey Bleached Sheetings, Bed Spreads, Teacloths, Tablings, Plain Printed “ Sparva ” Dress Fabrics. See Advt. Page 43
  • J. W. Spear and Sons, Ltd. Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.79 Green Street, Enfield, Middlesex. Teleph. : Howard 2641. Cables: “ Speargames, Enfield, Middlesex.” London Showroom : Rosslyn House, 96, Regent Street, W.L.—Manufacturers Of “Spear’s” Games, Handicrafts, Kindergarten Occupations, Stencil Outfits, Brick Building Kits, Table Tennis, Dominoes, Dulcimers, Jigsaw Puzzles.
  • Specto, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand B.18 Vale Road, Windsor, Berkshire. Teleph. : Windsor 1241-2. Cables : “ Specto, Windsor.”—Manufacturers Of Narrow Gauge Cinematograph Projectors 8mm., 9.5 Mm., and 16 Mm.. Cine Cameras, Optical Equipment and Recording Cameras,
  • Speights, Ltd. Olympia; 1st Floor, Stand M.54 Classic Works, Mill Road, Dewsbury, Teleph. : Dewsbury 465. Cables : “ Speights, Dewsbury.” Showrooms In Dewsbury, Leeds, Glasgow.— Manufacturers Of Classic Lamps and Shades In Silk Parchment, Acetate, Buckram and Other Materials. Also Lighting Fittings In Wrought Iron, Etc.
  • Spencer, Chapman and Messel, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand D.42 45, Park Lane, London, W.L. Teleph.: Grosvenor 4311. Cables: “ Hydrochloric, London.”—Manufacturers Of Oleum, Sulphuric,^ Battery, Hydrochloric, Nitric Acids, Distilled Water. Strengths. Deliveries, Tankers, Road, Winchesters. Home and Export.'
  • Spicers, Limited 19, New Bridge Street, London, E.C.4. “ Spicers, London.”—Manufacturers Of Printing, Writing and Drawing Papers, Stationery, Account Books, Toilet Rolls, Ivory and Index Boards, Showcard Mounting and Embossing, Packing and Cylindrical Containers. See Advt. Page 163
  • Stabilag Co, Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand B.38 1, Broad Street Buildings, Liverpool Street, London, E.C.2. Teleph. : Avenue 2254-5. Cables: “ Stabilag, London.”—Manufacturers Of “ Stabilag ” “ Tailor ” Fitted, Moulded and Uniformly Heated High and Low Temperature Electric Jackets and Control Equipment For Laboratory, Pilot, Chemical and Industrial Plant.
  • Staflex Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.614 Adprint House, Rathbone Place, London, W.L. Teleph. : Museum 7788. —Manufacturers Of Self-Tailoring Fusible Interlinings For All Clothing Reinforcement. For Men’s Wear, Youths’ Clothing, Women’s Coats, Costumes, Children’s Coats, Rainwear, Dresses, Blouses, Sportswear, Jerseywear, Belts.
  • Standard Bank of South Africa, Limited, The Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand V.Ll 10, Clements Lane, Lombard Street, London, E.C.4. Teleph. : Mansion House 5441. Cables: “ Africorum, London.”—Banking Facilities Provided. Advice Offered Relating To Trade With Africa. General Information Available On Business and Co. Organisation In The Union, Rhodesias and Nyasaland. , See Advt. Page 96
  • S. Stein and Sons, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.515 and R.622 Luxor House, 154, Commercial Street, London, E.L. Teleph. : Bishopsgate 8316-7-8.—Manufacturers Of “ Sir ” Regd. Ready-To-Wear Men’s Lounge Suits, Sports Jackets and Trousers. Also Overcoats, Raincoats, Youths’ and Boys’ Suits, Knickers, Etc. Uniforms and Liveries.
  • Stephens, Henry C., Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.34 Gillespie Road, Highbury, London, N.5. Teleph. : Canonbury 4455. Cables : “ Ink, London.”^—Manufacturers Of Fountain Pen and Writing Inks, Adhesives For Home and Office, Carbon Papers, Typewriter Ribbons, Stamp Pads, Sealing Wax, Crayons, Fountain and Ball Pens, Propelling Pencils.
  • Stephenson, Blake and Co, Ltd. and H. W. Caslon]], Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.21 The Caslon Letter Foundry, Sheffield, 3. Teleph. : Sheffield 25042. Cables ; “ Stephenson, Sheffield.”—Manufacturers Of Foundry Cast Type, Spacing Material, Brass Rule, On Didot and American Point System. Steel and Wood Composing Room Equipment, Mounting Bases. All Printers’ Accessories.
  • Stephenson Developments (Huddersfield), Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Y.15 Grosvenor Works, Linthwaite, Huddersfield. Teleph. ; Huddersfield, Slaithwaite 341-2, Cables; “Stephenson, Slaithwaite 341, Huddersfield.” —Manufacturers Of “ Sitemaster ” and “ Skimaster ” Mobile Offices, Dormitories, Ambulance Units, “ Butler Block ” Concrete Buildings, “ Kwikerect ” Unit Type Buildings, Tropical Housing, Flexible Structures, Garages, Nissen Type Buildings. See Advt. Page 139
  • Sterling Light Co. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.94 50, Ledbury Road, London, W.Ll. Teleph. : Bayswater 6276.—Manufacturers Of “ Sterling Li^T ” Ceiling Fitting, Made Of Pleated, Washable “ Plylon ” For Diffused Light. Variety Of Table and Standard Lampshades To Match.
  • F. Stern and Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.608 Bond Street House, 14, Clifford Street, London, W.L. Teleph. ; Grosvenor 1931.—Manufacturers Of “ Finesse ” Ties.
  • Stokes Fountains, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.38 Church House, Godaiming, Surrey. Teleph. : Godaiming 1880. Cables : “ Stokes, Godaiming, 1880.”—Sole Agents For Unique Self-Contained Fountain Assemblies For Table Decoration In Homes, Hotels, Etc. Fountains For Ponds Or Aquaria. Motorless Silent Operation. Any Voltage, A.C. Only.
  • H. G. Stone and Co, Ltd. Olympia, 3rd Floor, Stand Q.80 31-35, Wilson Street, London, E.C,2. Teleph. : Monarch 2651-7. Cables : “ Elreesonia, London.”—Manufacturers Of “ Chiltern ” Plush Toys, Dogs, Miniatures, Animals On Wheels, “ Hugmee ” Teddy Bears, “ Chiitem ” Cowboy, Indian, Nurse and Other Playsuits.
  • Storeys of Lancaster (Storey Brothers and Co, Ltd.) Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand X.3 White Cross Mills, Lancaster. Teleph. : Lancaster 3232. Cables : “ Storolan, Lancaster.” London Office : 104a, Park Street, W.L. Teleph. : Mayfair 4041.—Manufacturers Of “ Storolan ” Products. Regal, Crown, Princess, Countess,' Tablecovers. Printed P.V.C. Sheetings. “ Storeen ” Table Oilcloth, Leathercloths. “ Marimo ” “ Norzon.”
  • Strachan and Henshaw, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.20 Whitehall, Bristol, 5. Teleph: Bristol 57066. Cables; “ Strashaw, Bristol.”—Manufacturers Of Aniline Printing Machines, Sheeters, Slitters, Bag Machines, Rotary Banker and Pocket Envelope Machines and Many Other Types Of Paper Converting and Packaging Equipment. See Advt. Page 147
  • G. F. Strange and Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.620 30, Aldersgate Street, London, E.C.L. Teleph. : Metropolitan 8254.— Manufacturers Of Men’s Neckwear In Rayon, All Wool, All Silk, Panel and Prints, Gum Twill Foulards and Bow Ties.
  • Stratton Compacts Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand M.44 Warstock Road, Birmingham, 14. Teleph. ; Birmingham, Warstock 2252. Cables : “ Rainsford, Birmingham.” London : 100, Dean Street, W.L. Teleph. : Gerrard 3473.—Manufacturers Of Fancy Metal Goods Including “ Stratton ” Compacts, Fonopads, Lipstick-Mirrors, Smokers’ Sundries, Stationers’ Sundries, “ Expanda ” Cufflinks, Men’s Jewellery.
  • Strowbridge, Doris (Concessionaire of The People’s Caravan) Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand T.L 7-13, Elnathan Mews, Formosa Street, London, W.9. Teleph. : Fulham 5826 and Cunningham 0584.—^People’s Caravan Trailers, All Purpose, Standard and De Luxe Models For Home, Holidays and Touring With The Feminine Touch. 3 Rooms, End Kitchens, Fully Equipped. See Advt. Page 52
  • Structural and Mechanical Development Engineers, Ltd. Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand Y.12 2, Buckingham Avenue, Slough, Bucks. Teleph. : Slough 23212. Cables : “ Alcrete, Slough.”—Manufacturers Of “ Alframe ” Prefabricated Buildings (Aluminium), Bungalows, Works and Storage Buildings, Offices, Garages, School Classrooms, Aircraft Hangars, Wing Hangars, Nose Docks, Roof Structures, Other Specialised Structures.
  • Stuart Turner, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand H.19 Henley-On-Thames, Oxon. Teleph.: Henley 660.—Manufacturers Of Marine Petrol Engines, Li, 4 and 8 B.H.P., With Stemgear and Installation Equipment. Lighting Plants, 300 Watts To 3 K.W, Centrifugal and Piston Pumps.
  • Sugden, Wm., and Sons, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.413 Water Lane Mills, Cleckheaton, Yorkshire. Teleph.: Cleckheaton 315-6-7. Cables : “ Garments, Cleckheaton.”—Manufacturers Of “ Water Lane ” Brand Boys’ and Men’s Shirts and Pyjamas and Industrial Overalls For Au Trades.
  • Sulby Engineering Development Co, Ltd., The Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand G.Io 2, Town Hall Parade, London, S.W.2. Teleph. : Brixton 2794. Cables ; “ Sulbyco, London.”—Manufacturers Of Sulby Book Machinery. “ Sulby ” Super Liners and Back Strippers. Endpapering and Plating Machines. Book Back Glueing and Paper Covering Jigs. Experimental and Development Engineers.
  • Sunspring, Ltd. Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand Q.36 Oxford Road, Gulseley, Near Leeds, Yorkshire. Teleph. : Guiseley 369. Cables; “Sunspring, Guiseley.”—Manufacturers Of Sunspring Toy Pushchairs, “Sunspring” Scooters, “Simspring” Suncars, “Sunspring” Pushchairs, “Sunspring” Folding Baby Carriages, “ Sunspring ” Kindergarten Toys.
  • Surmanco, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.118 15-33, Cavendish Street, Sheffield, 3. Teleph. : Sheffield 20256. Cables : “ Manicure, Sheffield.”—Manufacturers Of “ Glenbrook ” Scissors, Tweezers, Nail Files, Nail Clippers, Manicure Sets, Instruments. Pinking Shears. “ Twizza ” Tweezers, “ Cinderella ” Manicure Outfits, “ Easy-Cut ” Scissors, Stainless Steel Triple-Cut Nail Files.
  • Sutcliffe Pressings, Ltd. Olympia, 2nd Floor, Stand Q.39 Horsforth, Leeds. Teleph. : Leeds 2582.—Manufacturers Of “ Sutcliffe ” Toy Boats, Made Of Metal, With Clockwork Mechanism. Range Includes Diving Submarines, Speed Boats and Steamships In Attractive Coronation Designs.
  • Sutton, Henry Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand S.15 South Denes Road, Great Yarmouth, Norfolk. Teleph. ; Yarmouth 2492. Cables ; “ Enrico, Great Yarmouth.”—Producer Of Canned Herrings, Fresh and In Tomato, Brisling, Pilchards, Kippers and Kipper Snacks, Also Golden and Silver Cured Herrings Packed In Wood Boxes.
  • W. R. Swann and Co, Ltd. Olympia, Ground Floor, Stand L.103 Penn Works, Owlerton Green, Sheffield, 6. Teleph, : Sheffield 44231-2. Cables : “ Kleenpenn, Sheffield, 6.”—Manufacturers Of “ Swan Morton ” Surgical Blades, Handles, Instruments, Scissors, Ampoule Files, Craft Tools, Table Cutlery, Safety Razor Blades, Corn Planes, Blades For All Hobby Work. See Advt. Page 108
  • Sykes, Walter, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stands R.315 and R.416 Zetland Mills, Huddersfield. Teleph. : Huddersfield 1214. Cables: “ Llama, Huddersfield.”—Manufacturers Of Overcoatings, Mantling, Suitings, Coatings, Dress Cloths, Tropicals.
  • Sylko Crepe Paper Mills, Ltd. Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand 0.8 Lea Bridge Road, Leyton, London, E.Io. Teleph. ; Leytonstone 1015. Cables : “ Corrucrepe, London.”—Manufacturers Of Crepe Paper Serviettes, Table Stationery, Christmas Wrappings, Fancy Printed Crepe Papers, Crdped Kraft and Waxed Papers, Printed Films and Foil. See Advt. Page 161
  • R. and W. H. Symington and Co, Ltd. Earls Court, Ground Floor, Stand R.708 “ Libertyland,” Market Harborough, Leicestershire. Teleph.; Market Harborough 2211. Cables: “Factory, Market Harborough.”—Manufacturers Of Corsets, Corselettes, Brassieres, Belts, Roll-Ons, Children’s Bodices, Swim Suits, Joinless Bias Binding. Registered Trade Marks : “ Liberty,” “ Avro,” •“ Peter Pan,” “ Jenyns,”

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