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Sign - Kent Cigarettes, circa 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 921151

Shop advertising sign for Kent cigarettes, circa 1970, used at the Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North.

The Old Lolly Shop was a milk bar opened and run by Elizabeth and Henry Cohen at 314 Rathdowne Street, Carlton North, from 1939 to 1975.
Colour photographic paper sign, vertical in design. Image of woman smoking with packet of cigarettes in foreground. Reverse blank.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 36.90 cm (Width), 48.80 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising signs, cigarettes, jewish communities, religions judaism, retailing, shops, smoking
Themes this item is part of: Old Lolly Shop Collection, Cultural Diversity Collection, Domestic & Community Life Collection, Working Life & Trades Collection
Primary Classification: COMMERCE & RETAILING
Secondary Classification: Milk Bars
Tertiary Classification: advertising
Inscriptions: Text: WOW!/KENT/got it all together.
Manufacturer: W.D. & H.O. Wills (Aust) Ltd., Australia, circa 1970
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970

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