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

Summary:
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.
Description:
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
Acknowledgement:
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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