Grace's Guide

British Industrial History

Grace's Guide is the leading source of historical information on industry and manufacturing in Britain. This web publication contains 133,395 pages of information and 211,465 images on early companies, their products and the people who designed and built them.

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of 54-56 Golden Lane, London, EC1. Telephone: Clerkenwell 3868-3869. (1929)

of Piccadilly, London, W1. Telephone: Offices - Regent 2883; Showroom - Regent 3076. Cables: "Monastery, Piccy., London". Factories at Ilford, Essex and Camberwell, London. (1947)

  • 1928 Patent - Improvements in or relating to ladies' hand bags. [1]
  • 1929 Listed Exhibitor - British Industries Fair. Manufacturers of Ladies' Handbags in Leather and other materials. Dorothy and Shopping Bags, and Advertising Novelties. (Stand No. P.45) [2]
  • 1947 British Industries Fair Advert as Manufacturers and originators of Ladies' Handbags, including Suede and Fabrics. Specialists in Leather Suedes, Imitations Leathers, Shopping Bags, Miscellaneous Leather Goods. Originators of well-known lines including Glames Fabrics, and other exclusive ranges. (Leather Goods Section - Earls Court, 1st Floor, Stand No.465) [3]

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