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Carlow County - Ireland Genealogical Projects (IGP TM)


Adverts of the period

1950's


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Compare the prices under the Inter-Party Government with the Fianna Fail prices up to this election.
1951 / 1954
Daniel Graham of Tollerton, Crettyard in Co Laois.
Grocery receipt.
(Note: Carlow was the postal address)
1959
Leverett & Frye, Ltd.
56 Dublin Street.
Carlow.
Agents for W. & A. Gilbey's Wines and Spirits.
c1950
O'Kelly's of Ballickmoyler. Co Laois Grocery receipt.
1957
Front / Rear cover
Alex Sloan & Co (Dublin) Ltd
Warehousemen 'Once a Customer always a customer'
c1953
Inside the book
Alex Sloan & Co (Dublin) Ltd
Warehousemen 'Once a Customer always a customer' c1953
Volkswagen Karmann Ghia 1959
 
Michael Molloy of 22-25 Tullow Street. Carlow. Draper, Milliner, Hosier and Gentlemen's Outfitters.
1957
Brylcreem advert c.1950s
PYE Television Advertisement
c1951
http://www.thevalvepage.com/
A work reference from Gerald Kehoe of 136 Tullow Street dated 9 October 1952.
Sent in by Michael Cradden Jun. April 2007
Bolands Bread c.1950's
Omo advert c.1950s
Sloans. Carlow.
Receipt for a Big Overcoat 8. 5s
c.1957
 
Guinness advert c.1950s
Bush TV
1953 Ford Popular
Ovaltine 1950's
 
Ronson Lighters 1950s
 
Bush TV 1950
Maclean Toothpaste 1950's
Park Drive c.1950
Players Navy Cut c.1950
The Beano Annual 1954
The Beano comic 1953
Gold Flake Tobacco
Dettol Disinfectant c.1950
Woodbines c.1950
Black & White Scotch Whisky 1950's
 
Creda and Simplex Cookers 1950's
 
Cadburys Bourn-Vita
The Dandy comic 1950
 
   

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Various sources:
Comics: http://www.comicsuk.co.uk/
Women: http://www.cyber-heritage.co.uk
Advertising Archives: http://www.advertisingarchives.co.uk/index.php

The following are a group of images sent in by William Muldowney of a 1958-1959 Winter Season Retail Price list for Machinery and Implements manufactured by  Philip Pierce & Co., Ltd. of Wexford, Ireland.  Business was established in 1839

 

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I purchased a 'Pierce of Wexford' catalogue in an old second hand book shop back in 1984 and it had Cowley names written on the first blank page. Not sure if they are from Carlow, Laois or Athy. They are possibly the Cowley's from Ballickmoyler Road
Farming

Equipment

c.1958. 

Images donated by William Muldowney Jan 2007

Hay Knives

Scythe Blades

Bill Hooks

Beet Knives

       

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