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1896 Laundry Exhibition

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Opened on Monday 24th August at the Agricultural Hall, Islington.


Report[1]

During the summer (1896) it was announced that a great exhibition of horseless carriages in connection with the 1896 Laundry Show at the Agricultural Hall would be held in August, but it fizzled down to about one electricar, a Bersey, a Garrard, a bicycle, and a motor boat — albeit in a small tank. The original prospectus of this show is in possession of the writer, and is perhaps the only one in existence.


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Sources of Information

  1. Motor Magazine of 3rd November 1908