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  • Tags: 1940-49

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Flyer for the Palace Theatre, Huddersfield, week commencing 10 December 1945. The following acts are named: Issy Bonn - "Your Favourite Radio Commedian" Vic Ray & Lucille - "Designed for Dancing" Moran & Elot - "Comedy Dancing…

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Flyer for the Palace Theatre, Huddersfield, week commencing 20 March 1944. The following acts are named: Peter Cavanagh - "Famous Broadcasting Personality" / "Radio's Voice of Them All" Dorothy and David Lupino - "The Young Comedy Team of the World's…

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Flyer for the Palace Theatre, Huddersfield, week commencing 24 May 1948. The following acts are named: Harry Roy and His Band - "Britain's Brightest Broadcasting Band" / "Come and Lead the Band" Brooklyn Three - "The Novelty Dancers" Billy and Irene…

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Flyer for the Palace Theatre, Huddersfield, week commencing 5 May 1947. The following acts are named: Rocky Mountain Rhythm - featuring Big Bill Campbell and his B.B.C. Cowboys & Cowgirls, Jack Curtis, Hobo Jack Mitchell, Bunkhouse Boys, Canadian…

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Flyer for the Palace Theatre, Huddersfield, week commencing 25 January 1943. The following acts are named: Two-Ton Tessie O'Shea - Radio's Brighest Comedienne in "Make It a Day" Medlock and Marlowe - "Dancers - And How!" Jock McKay - "A Scot Let…

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Flyer for the Palace Theatre, Huddersfield, week commencing 22 September 1947. The following acts are named: Max & Hardy Nesbitt - "The Popular Radio Entertainers and Song Writers" Renara - "The Popular B.B.C. Pianiste" Dickee Dee - "The…

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Photograph of the Central (Kayes') College Speech Day and Prize Distribution event held at Huddersfield Town Hall on 21 June 1946.

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The map was given away by Hubert Armitage, F.A.I., "auctioneer, valuer and estate agent" of Estate Buildings, Railway Street, Huddersfield.

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Letterhead from Jennens, Welch & Co. Ltd. of Springwood Works, Huddersfield, to Messrs. J. Blackburn & Co. Ltd.

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Programme for the Huddersfield Corporation Passenger Transport Employees' Social Club Comforts Fund Massed Band Concert held at Huddersfield Town Hall.

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1948/9 National Insurance Contribution Record for J.A. Holden of Shepley.

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Receipts for Whitfields Ltd. (established 1877) of Ramsden Street, Huddersfield.

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Programme for the Grand Victory Concert held on 20 October 1945 at Huddersfield Town Hall.

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1944 advertisement for Kenneth Levell Ltd. of Market Street, Huddersfield.

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Programme for Massed Band Concert in aid of the Huddersfield Corporation Passenger Transport Employees' Social Club Comfort Fund, held on 24 September 1944 at Huddersfield Town Hall. The programme contains advertisements for: J.H. Heywood (Drapers…

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Invoice from Kilner & Brooke, Bridge Garage, Honley, to the Netherton Spinning Co. Ltd.

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Diamond jubilee Longwood Harriers Athletic Club booklet.

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1945 annual school photograph for Greenhead High School for Girls.A zoomable high resolution version of this photograph is also available to view.

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Receipt from Josiah France, Limited, of Honley.

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A post-WW2 advertisement for tailoring company Brook, Taverner & Co. of Huddersfield. The term "Bruddersfield" was coined by author J.B. Priestley in his 1946 novel "Bright Day".

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Programme for the 1944 anniversary service of the Pilling Lane Methodist Sunday School, Skelmanthorpe.

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A member's contribution book for Huddersfield Industrial Society Limited, cover the years 1920 to the early 1960s. The book belonged to Fred Horner of 3 Holly Bank Road, Lindley. This was most likely the Fred Horner (also known as Fred King and Fred…

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1948 ballot paper for the committee of the Huddersfield Thespians.

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Certificate of membership dated 8 May 1948 for George Rodney Beardsell, who was born in 1944 in the Huddersfield area.

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4 page leaflet for a charity seven-a-side competition organised by Huddersfield Old Boys' R.F.C. (Rugby Football Club) at Waterloo. The leaflet includes advertisements for: Huddersfield Building Society H.G Heaton, radio engineer of Honley &…

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Programme for Greenhead High School for Girls' Speech Day, 1948.

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Invoice from fancy worsted manufacturer N. Bray & Co. of Crown Works, Princess Street, Huddersfield.

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Invoice from Ernest Gill of Bank End, Netherton, to the Netherton Spinning Co. of Cocking Steps Mill.

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Programme for a performance of selections from Handel's "Messiah" at Milnsbridge Methodist Church.

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Programme for a performance of selections from Handel's "Messiah" at Milnsbridge Methodist Church.

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Programme for a performance of Handel's "Messiah" given by Milnsbridge Baptist Church Choir on 14 December 1947.

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1940s letterhead for Coates and Bairstow of 3-7 Station Street, Huddersfield.

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Handbill for "Lady -- Be Careful!!!" by Stafford Dickens, which was performed at the Theatre Royal, Huddersfield, from the week commencing 25 September 1944. The play was directed by Charlotte Frances and starred George Gee, Chili Bouchier, Stanley…
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