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W. and H. Pownall

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1929. British Industries Fair catalogue.

of Daisy Works, Stockport Road, Longsight, Manchester. London Address: Daisy House, 7-8 Lilypot Lane, EC2. Telephone: Manchester - Central 2022; London - Central 3022. Cables: Daisies, M/cr"

  • 1929 British Industries Fair Advert for 'Dainty Daisy' Under and Outerwear for Women and Children. Manufacturers of all classes of Cotton and Art Silk Woven and Knitted Wear for Men, Women and Children. (Textiles and Clothing Section - Stand Nos. S.23 and S.25) [1]
  • 1956 Letter from H. Pownall (W and H Pownall Ltd, Daisy Bank Works, Stockport Road, Manchester) to Winston Spencer Churchill asking him to help Walter Pownall, the managing director of the firm, to obtain an Army commission. Signed typescript. [2]


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Sources of Information

  1. 1929 British Industries Fair Advert 201; and p139
  2. [1] The Churchill Papers