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Memories of special employees, 1997
 
   
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Brief Description: Audio clip of Mr Michael Paxton who worked for Huntley & Palmers from the 1950s
Subject Date: 31 January 1997
Creator: Javier Pes
 
Full Description: Born in 1929, Michael Paxton was a professional soldier before joining Huntley & Palmers in the mid 1950s. He started work in the General Office and then moved to the factory. He became a Hygiene Supervisor, then Training Manager and finally head of Public Relations. In this clip, Mr Paxton illustrates the special relationship that arose between one of the directors and Arthur Cox.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Huntley & Palmers Factory, Reading, Berkshire
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>
Name Subject: Mr Michael Paxton
Content Type: oral history
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.127.10.3
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_127_10_3-o-00-000.rm
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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