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F.A Brown's confectionery shop with Mr & Mrs Brown outside next to parked 'Rag and Bone' Merchant's truck. 2 x print copies. Mr & Mrs Brown next to truck loaded with bottles and other goods outside shop at 55 Bay View Terrace. Painted on side of truck [ Wanted to BUY! / BOTTLES BAGS RAGS / KERO TINS BEDSTEADS OLD STOVES / SCRAP LEAD BRASS COPPER ] Between verandah posts supported mby decorated brackets [ F.A. Brown CONFECTIONERY ] To left windows of grocery store and to the right a second hand shop, Claremont Furniture Mart.

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Notes from Mr D Nicholls, 92 Pangbourne St Wembley: 'The shop known as Brown's confectionery was well known to young children and adults in 1930's. One would exchange comics and paper back books. Mrs brown had a large tabby cat which sat on the counter all day. From memory that cat was not friendly and did not enjoy being stroked!'.



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