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1880s poster, Emanuel Mortimer's grocery store, Lowtown (Pudsey)
Black & White imagec1880s. Image shows the detail on an advertising poster for Emanuel Mortimer's grocery store located in Lowtown at the corner of Crimbles Road, (now Kent Road). Loose tea was on sale, varying in price from 1s 2d and 2 shillings per pound, depending on quality. The tea blends have interesting names like 'Rich Marvellous Tea', 'Malty Morning', Tea of Emotional Strength' and 'Pure Economical Soo-Moo'. The poster states that 'E. Mortimer is amongst the largest buyers of the 19th century, and sells at Wholesale Merchants Prices, thus saving his customers 20 to 30 per cent compared with ordinary dealers.' Sugar is also advertised in differing varieties. At this time Emanuel Mortimer had another shop in Lowtown, at the corner with Hammerton Fold and run by his nephew, James Booth. The two shops were known as the 'top' and 'bottom' shop. This poster refers to the bottom shop and it had a different customer base to the top shop. It catered more for the working class in the locality whereas the top shop supplied to the middle classes, tradesmen and shopkeepers. Image and information courtesy of John Garnett.
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A. Booth & Sons, Briggate (City Centre)
Black & White imageCirca 1900s. Letterhead, A. Booth & Sons, tailors and costumiers, 143 Briggate, Leeds, with illustration of shop.
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Aerial View of Henry Booth & Sons Ltd, Moorhead Mills (Gildersome) (5 comments)
Black & White imageUndated. Aerial image taken from west side looking east over the factory of Henry Booth & Sons Ltd, known as Moorhead Mills. Also in view are Gildersome Lane and part of the Moorland Housing Estate.
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Aerial View of Henry Booth & Sons Ltd, Moorhead Mills (Morley)
Black & White imageUndated, Taken from north west looking south west towards Moorland Housing Estate. Image shows the woollen textile factory, part of Gildersome Lane and part of Moorland Housing Estate.
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Bond Street looking west (City Centre)
Black & White imagec1900. View of Bond Street looking west from the junction with Albion Street. At the corner on the left is Pierce & Sons jewellers at number 39, followed by Fields Oriental Cafe at 39. Visible on the left are Boots Cash Chemists at numbers 7 & 9, and in the distance can be seen the Philosophical Hall at the junction with Park Row.
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