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Ginger Nuts advert, 1930s
 
   
Ginger Nuts advert, 1930s
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Brief Description: Shop display sign for Huntley & Palmers Ginger Nuts. "There are none so good". Shows a tin with the John Ginger character.
Subject Date: Mid 1930s
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: The John Ginger character was created in 1933 as part of a campaign that successfully maintained Ginger Nuts as Huntley & Palmers' best-selling biscuits. This shop display advert is probably from that 1930s promotion and would have been used in window displays of Ginger Nuts tins and the latest cardboard carton packaging.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 25.3cm, Width: 73.4cm
Subject: advertising, trade <food mfr>, advertising, trade <retail>, John Ginger, biscuit tin, biscuit, packaging, tin, tin
Name Subject: John Ginger
Content Type: sign
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.162.70
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_162_70~1_651-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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