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Sign - 'Special!', Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, circa 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 921194

Summary:
Shop advertising sign 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:
Rectangular shaped cardboard sign, landscape design. Ground white in colour, with thin orange coloured lower edge. Sign has been cut away from a larger piece of card. Text across centre. Reverse blank. Both cards identical.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Acknowledgement:
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 44.50 cm (Width), 7.60 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising signs, jewish communities, religions judaism, retailing, shops
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: special!
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970-1975

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