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Cutting the dough, 1958
 
   
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Brief Description: Clip from A Name To Remember, a short film made by Huntley & Palmers
Subject Date: 1958
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
 
Full Description: A Name to Remember was made in 1958. It follows a guided tour of the factory. People had first visited the factory in the 1850s. Organised tours, led by women guides, began in 1919 and continued until the 1960s. This clip illustrates the machinery cutting the biscuit shapes from the long sheets of dough.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Huntley & Palmers Factory, King's Road, Reading, Berkshire
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>
Content Type: film
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.235.3c.2
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_235_3c_2-v-00-000.rm
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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