17th March 2020

Carol’s new finds:

Many of the individual buttons above are Australian made, but not all. here’s details from a couple of Beauclaire adverts from the 1950s:

New Finds:

Woolies:

“C” Day, the day that decimal currency was introduced in Australia, was on the 14th February 1966. The phasing in period was initially planned to be for 2 years, but things went so smoothly that it was shortened to 18 months.

This is a smaller size of the mounted knight.

How cute!

 

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