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Conditions of Work, 1938
Conditions of Work, 1938
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Brief Description: Conditions of work at the Reading Biscuit Factory, January 1938
Subject Date: January 1938
Publisher: Huntley & Palmers
Full Description: Huntley & Palmers employees had to follow firm rules and regulations. The company was concerned about the image that it presented to the wider population of Reading. Good timekeeping was strictly enforced although employees were allowed three minutes grace on arrival at work. The rule book states that 'This concession is granted solely in order that employees who are inside the factory gates at their proper starting times may not be penalised in consequence of the fact that their clocking stations are at a distance from the entrance gates.'
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Place: Biscuit Factory, Reading, Berkshire
Dimensions: Height: 15.6cm, Width: 12.4cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, law and order, working life, activity, industry
Content Type: booklet
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1997.82.10
Unique ID: rm-rm-1997_82_10~1_904-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
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