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Gas cookers and baked items on display by a Wanganui gas company, 1923

Reference Number: 1/1-021467-F

Gas cookers and baked items on display by a Wanganui gas company (possibly Wanganui Gas Works) photographed by Frank J Denton in 1923. Shows scones, pies, fruit cake, and other items, on a table labeled "Samples of cooking by gas". Gas ovens and hobs are behind. Signs read: "The demonstrator will be pleased to answer any question re cooking by gas"; "Watch the clock and note how long each article takes to cook"; "Gas cookers sold on easy payments and filled free". A poster just visible on the left advertises Acme gas cookers.

Key terms:
1 image, related to Wanganui Gas Works, Gas appliances, Baked products, Gas companies - New Zealand - Manawatu-Wanganui Region, Gas cookery, Advertising - Gas appliances and Gas Appliances - Marketing.

Part of:
Tesla Studios :Negatives of Wanganui and district, Reference Number PAColl-3046 (428 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w original negative(s)Film negative. Horizontal imageSingle negative

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Negatives are not available for viewing. Surrogate copies will be provided.

Other copies available: File print available in Turnbull Library Pictures44. Wanganui. Businesses. Gas Company. 1923(PFP-026923)

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Marginal notes on negative - top right: 13400 Gas company

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