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Huntley & Palmers Christmas catalogue, 1956
 
   
Huntley & Palmers Christmas catalogue, 1956
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Brief Description: Huntley & Palmers Biscuits and Cakes catalogue displaying the new tin designs for Christmas 1956
Subject Date: 1956
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: Every year Huntley & Palmers would produce new tin designs and the Christmas market was the main focus of these activities. Christmas tins were sold in their own right as desirable items and the rival biscuit firms would compete to produce the most fancy tins. These pages from the 1956 catalogue show a range of cocktail biscuits and nibbles suitable for drinks parties and entertaining.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 23.50cm, Width: 18.50cm
Subject: trade <food mfr>, advertising, tin, packaging
Content Type: catalogue
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1994.21.139
Unique ID: rm-rm-1994_21_139~1_135-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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