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of Bigthan Works, Dunstable, Beds; also London and Glasgow. (1922)
Ditto Address. Telephone: Dunstable 19. Cables: A.B.C., 6th Edition. (1929)
Ditto Address and Telephone. Cables: "Cumquat, Dunstable". London Office 51-2 Chancery Lane, WC2. (1947)
1891 Company established.
1912 Incorporated as a limited company.
1914 Paper manufacturers. Specialities: laced, embossed, frilled and pleated paper goods for table decoration and food service. 
1922 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Manufacturers of Laced, Embossed, Frilled and Pleated Paper Goods for Table Decoration, etc. Sole Manufacturers of "Navo" Baking Cases. (Stand No. L.50) 
1929 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Manufacturers of Laced, Embossed, Frilled, and Pleated Paper Goods for Table Decoration, etc. Sole Manufacturers of "Navo" Baking Cases. (Stand Nos. R.31 and R.130) 
1947 British Industries Fair Advert for 'some of Britain's finest Food Stationery'. Manufacturers of Paper Doyleys, Tray and Tablecloths, Dish Papers, Serviettes, Cake Frills, Confetti, etc. All Types of Paper and Pulp Food Containers for Baking and Display. (Stationery and Printing Section - Olympia, 1st Floor, Stand No. G.2093)