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, 17 January 2014
Random Ad - Hamley's Toy shop (1923)
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This March 1923 advert is for Hamley's toy shop which has graced London's Regent Street since 1881. The High Holborn branch opened in 1901 replacing the original William Hamley's Noah's Ark toy shop that opened in 1760.