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We the undersigned RETAIL STORE KEEPERS, at the request of those in our employment, Agree, on and after 1st April, to close our respective places of business at 7 o'clock, P.M. Saturdays excepted, during the WINTER MONTHS, viz from 1st April to 1st Octob

Reference Number: Eph-B-RETAIL-1850-01

Lists 31 retail storekeepers (mainly operating in Lambton Quay) who agreed to this closing time.: D.P M`Euen (linen draper), W. Hornbrook (general store), James M`Beth (grocer), R.J. Duncan (merchant), Richard Davis (grocer), Geo. P. Wallace (grocer), E. Stafford (tailor), J.E. Watkin (ironmonger), George Mace (linen draper), H. Read (tinman), John Cook (tailor), John Fraser (linen draper and haircutter), Thomas Mills (ironmonger), J. Burne (linen draper), J. Masters (straw bonnet maker), Geo. Waters (general store), William Lyon (bookseller), James Blyth (general store), Langdon & Spinks (grocer), S. Robinson (linen draper), D. Anderson (general store), E. Cording (general store), George Levy (general store), W. Rowlands (general store), T. Warburton (fancy goods), Johnson & Moore (general store), James Taine (grocer), J. Curtis (linen draper), Samuel & Joseph (merchants), J. Harding (ironmonger), J. M`Beth (grocer).

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1 image, categorised under Ephemera, Letterpress works and Advertising, related to Joseph Burne, William Hornbrook, D P M`Euen, Richard Davis, George P Wallace, Edward Stafford, George Mace, H Read, John Cook, John Fraser, Thomas Mills, Mrs J Masters, George Waters, James Blyth, S Robinson, E Cording, George Levy, William Rowlands, Thomas K Warburton, John James Curtis, J Harding, John McBeth, James John Taine, William Lyon, Richard John Duncan, James McBeth, David Anderson, Langdon & Spinks (Wellington), Johnson & Moore (Wellington), Samuel & Joseph (Wellington), To market, to market (exhibition), Wellington City, Lambton Quay, Stores, Retail - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Iron industry and trade - New Zealand - Wellington Region, Store hours and Selling - Draperies.

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We the undersigned RETAIL STORE KEEPERS, at the request of those in our employment, Agree, on and after 1st April, to close our respective places of business at 7 o'clock, P.M. Saturdays excepted, during the WINTER MONTHS, viz from 1st April to 1st Octob, Reference Number Eph-B-RETAIL-1850-01 (1 digitised items)

Extent: 1 b&w art print(s)Woodblock, 327 x 220 mm.. Vertical imageEphemera

Historical Notes: Many of the listed retailers operated in Lambton Quay in 1850-51.

Conditions governing access to original: Partial restriction - Use photographic copy where possible.

Other copies available: File print and colour transparency in Ephemera Room.

Inscriptions: Inscribed - Recto - (Handwritten in ink after each signatory's name): [type of shop].

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