Grumpy old fart!!!

"If you talk to God you're religious. If God talks to you, you're psychotic."

OXO – The Graphic – Saturday 4th May 1918

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Stephen’s Floor Polish – The Graphic – Saturday 16th February 1918

Poor maid seems to have so many floors to clean :-/

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Cafe Au Lait, Sir! – The Sphere – Saturday 3rd November 1917

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Gong Soup – The Sphere – Saturday 12th January 1918

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Moemi Katayama

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OXO – The Sphere – Monday 26th November 1917

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Garrould’s – The Tatler – Wednesday 11th December 1935

EVERYWHERE Garrould’s, 150. Edgware Road, are acknowledged to be experts in service uniforms.

They have earned this reputation by combining smartness with quality at moderate prices.

All garments are made on the premises.

The TatlerWednesday 11th December 1935

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A Morland Chapeau – The Bystander – Wednesday 14th December 1904

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Bovril for Health and Beauty – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 12th January 1907

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A Bovril Advert – The Illustrated Sporting and Dramatic News – Saturday 25th March 1899

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