Illustrated London News (19/Mar/1881) - Charles William Sikes

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Mr. Charles William Sikes, manager of the Huddersfield Banking Company, is to be knighted, in recognition of his services in connection with the establishment of Post-Office savings banks. Many of Mr. Sikes's earnest appeals on the subject appeared in this paper.