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Sign - MacRobertson 'Family Favourites' Chocolate, circa 1970 Object Reg. No: SH 921166

Shop advertising sign for MacRobertson 'Family Favourite' chocolates, 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.
Rectangular shaped cardboard sign, portrait design. Ground colour purple. Deep band of white along upper edge. Large blank area with bright yellow border lower centre. Reverse blank.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 58.50 cm (Height), 45.80 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: advertising signs, confectioneries, 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!/MacRobertson/family favourites.
Manufacturer: MacRobertson Pty Ltd, Australia, circa 1970
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton, Victoria, Australia, circa 1970

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