Front pages (and usually back, middle or other pages) chosen at random (more or less) from my collection of mostly 20th Century mostly British newspapers. Weekly new posts on Sundays, a Random Cutting on Wednesdays and a Random Advert on Fridays.
Friday, 19 April 2013
Random Ad - Shredded Wheat (1940's)
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8d and 3 ration points. 'Welgar' was a shortening of Welwyn Garden City where the cereal was made. Remember the TV adverts in which the manly Ian Botham was unable to eat 3 Shredded Wheat?