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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
Acknowledgement:
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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