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Packet of Drinking Straws - Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, circa 1974 Object Reg. No: SH 921126

Summary:
Packet of drinking straws, used at the Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, circa 1974-75, Made by Hygienic Drinking Straw Co..

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:
One unopened package of twenty-four drinking straws and twenty-eight loose straws made of paper and contained in a bag of printed paper. Package is of transparent, printed cellophane.
Acquisition Information:
Donation from Mr Alan Cohen, 1992
Acknowledgement:
Donated in memory of Elizabeth and Henry Cohen.
Discipline: History
Dimensions: 21.00 cm (Height), 0.10 cm (Width), 8.00 cm (Length)

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Tagged with: food drink consumption, jewish communities, religions judaism, retailing, shops, working life
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: drinkware - accessories
Inscriptions: Printed cellophane package: CONTENTS 24/PRICE/DRINKING STRAWS/ HYGIENIC DRINKING STRAW CO./LEVANSWELL ROAD, MOORABBIN, VIC./PHONE 95 6339.
Manufacturer: Hygienic Drinking Straw Co., Moorabbin, Victoria, Australia, 1974-1975
User: The Old Lolly Shop, Carlton North, Victoria, Australia, 1974-1975

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