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British Industrial History

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Press Caps

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1929 Listed exhibitor - Additional Late Entry - British Industries Fair. Manufacturers of Press Cap Household Jars for preserving fruit, pickles, etc., also Housewives' "Darling Washer"". (Stand No. L.71) [1]

1929 The North East Coast Exhibition of Industry, Science and Art from May to October - one of the greatest shows ever to take place in Newcastle upon Tyne. The patent 'Housewife's Darling' clothes washer - a wonderful all British hand operated machine which cleanses a pair of three minutes. It has one moving part only. Price £4 17s 6d"

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Sources of Information

  1. 1929 British Industries Fair Pink Insert Page 4
  • [1] Tomorrow's History