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Ginger Nuts Advert, 1920s
 
   
Ginger Nuts Advert, 1920s
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Brief Description: A Ginger Nuts advert loosely based on the nursery rhythm 'Wee Willy Winky'. A group of boys in their pyjamas are about to enjoy a Huntley & Palmers midnight feast
Subject Date: 1920s
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: In the early twentieth century Ginger Nuts were the top selling variety despite identical named ranges being available from rival companies. This advert pre-dates the product's re-launch in 1933 when the John Ginger character was introduced to market the Ginger Nuts variety.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 48.0cm, Width: 36.5cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, advertising, packaging, people, tin
Content Type: sign
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.130.563
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_130_563~1_631-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Museum Service (Reading Borough Council)
 
 
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