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Advertising boards lower Park Road

What we know about this image :

Taken from Waldon Street looking up Park Road, this site is now the NHS One Life Centre. THe picture will have been taken in the 1950s. In the right foreground is a police telephone. The building next to the advertising boards was the school health centre and Barlow's Printers was the building with the clock further along the block.

On the boards are  adverts for soap powders Oxydol, Acdo and Daz. At the Empire Theatre, The Merry Magpies performed, there is an advert for Elwick Show and at the Lex, THe Prisoner of Zenda and Spanish Main were showing.

HHT&N 230

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