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First Name News (vol.2 no.1), 1956
 
   
First Name News (vol.2 no.1), 1956
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Brief Description: First Name News, Huntley & Palmers staff magazine. Vol.2 No.1 Front cover with an artist's impression of the original London Street bakery
Subject Date: September 1956
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: This was the staff magazine of Huntley & Palmers that was regularly produced between September 1954 and December 1964. The title was a play on the company's slogan of the time 'Huntley & Palmers, the first name in biscuits'. It was the winning suggestion of a staff competition with a first prize of £2.25. The magazines contained information about staff, factory and events during this period. They included 'News from Huyton'- the new Huntley & Palmers factory at Liverpool, 'Tinformation' - news from Huntley, Boorne & Stevens, Recreation Club news (including regular reviews of productions by 'The Bourbons', the factory's drama group) and congratulations on weddings and anniversaries.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Lonson Street, Reading, Berkshire
Dimensions: Height: 21.4cm, Width: 13.9cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, recreation, transport <air transport>, communication, working life, people, building, biscuit, industry
Content Type: magazine
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.130.1.6
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_130_1_6~1_284-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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