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Cromptons   Views: 1932
Cromptons girls at work   Comments: 1
Photo: John Duffy   Item #: 10892  
Cromptons girls at work
  The only names i have for this photo are; Ruth, Ivy Taylor, Hilda Corless, Mrs Smith, Joyce Bryan. Taken at Cromptons, circa early 1950's.  

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Comments by Irene Duffy Nee Taylor, 14th June 2009  
They all worked in the Blacking shop in the days when it was exactly that, black, it was a very dirty place, and because of the black paint, was very smelly,a while later a plant was put in where everything was put in at one end dipped in black paint and dried and was taken off at the end all done, they where a happy bunch of work mates the girl sitting in the middle next to my mother Ivy Taylor who is bottom right, I am sure died young.

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