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Peek Frean Advertisement, around 1910
 
   
Peek Frean Advertisement, around 1910
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Brief Description: A Peek Frean's advertising postcard, whose mysterious messages successfully increased the demand for their biscuits
Subject Date: Around 1910
Publisher: Peek Frean
 
Full Description: This handwritten card with its mysterious message was one of 200,000 cards sent out by Peek Frean to housewives. This one was sent to Mrs Harmer, Dalhousie, Dalton Road, Coventry on 14 February 1908. It entitled her to a free sample of Peek Frean biscuits from a local supplier.
 
Collection: Reading Museum Service
Dimensions: Height: 8.7cm, Width: 13.7cm
Subject: social history, trade <food mfr>, advertising
Content Type: postcard
Location: Reading Museum Service
Local Ref: REDMG : 1999.2.56
Unique ID: rm-rm-1999_2_56~1_393-i-00-000.tif
IPR: Reading Borough Council (Reading Museum Service)
 
 
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