2nd July 2017

Whilst I await the postman to bring my latest treasures,  I’ll share Helen’s latest offerings.

Nock & Kirby was a retail store trading in hardware and house hold goods in Sydney from 1894 until 1983.  The original partners were Thomas Nock and Herbert Kirby (1870-1954).   The company was acquired by Burns Philip and renamed BBC Hardware.

Herbert Kirby

 

And now some fashion advice from 1931; careful of the cactus!

The Land (Sydney) 6th November 1931.

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