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Varlo brand malt dispenser with metal base, plastic container and aluminium lid

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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H.C. Sleigh Ltd.
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Green coloured cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

Green coloured cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

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Menus
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Dayton brand white metal scales with stainless steel scoop

Dayton brand white metal scales with stainless steel scoop

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Balances
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Ice cream container

Ice cream container

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Ice cream container

Ice cream container

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Container embossed with 'Norco'

Container embossed with 'Norco'

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White teacup saucer with Busy Bee Cafe logo

White teacup saucer with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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The Grindley Hotel Ware Co Ltd
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Green coloured drinking glass

Green coloured drinking glass

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White coffee cup with Busy Bee Cafe logo

White coffee cup with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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The Grindley Hotel Ware Co Ltd
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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Spoons
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1969  to 1971

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1969 to 1971

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Haros brand hot drink dispenser

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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Haros Boilers
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Booth-style wooden cafe table with yellow laminex top formel...

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White teacup saucer with Busy Bee Cafe logo

White teacup saucer with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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Wall mounted style light with torch shaped shade

Wall mounted style light with torch shaped shade

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Instructions for Haros brand hot drink dispenser

Instructions for Haros brand hot drink dispenser

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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Double-sided sign of 'FISH DINNERS'

Double-sided sign of 'FISH DINNERS'

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Sign on spindle of 'PURE FRUIT LEMON DRINK'

Sign on spindle of 'PURE FRUIT LEMON DRINK'

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Pale gold coloured aluminium milkshake container

Pale gold coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Stainless steel fork

Stainless steel fork

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Champagne coloured aluminium serviette holder

Champagne coloured aluminium serviette holder

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Silver plated oval sundae dish

Silver plated oval sundae dish

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Aluminium milkshake container

Aluminium milkshake container

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Parfait spoon

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White dinner plate with Busy Bee Cafe logo

White dinner plate with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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The Grindley Hotel Ware Co Ltd
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Menu order pad

Menu order pad

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Order books
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1971  to 1973

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1971 to 1973

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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White side plate with Busy Bee Cafe logo

White side plate with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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Blue coloured aluminium milkshake container

Blue coloured aluminium milkshake container

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White espresso cup saucer with Busy Bee Cafe logo

White espresso cup saucer with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Saucers
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Tunstall, England
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The Grindley Hotel Ware Co Ltd
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Silver plated coffeepot

Silver plated coffeepot

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Stainless steel knife

Stainless steel knife

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Table knives
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Aluminium milkshake container

Aluminium milkshake container

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White dinner plate with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Dinner plates
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Tunstall, England
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Silver plated cutlery holder

Silver plated cutlery holder

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Containers
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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Grey, double sided wooden bench formerly mounted to wall

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Spherical clear glass 'Arnotts' biscuit jar with aluminium base

Spherical clear glass 'Arnotts' biscuit jar with aluminium b...

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Biscuit jars
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Framed sign of 'milk drinks'

Framed sign of 'milk drinks'

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Shop signs
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Red coloured drinking glass

Red coloured drinking glass

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Czech Republic
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Durit
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Pink coloured aluminium milkshake container

Pink coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1973  to 1981

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1973 to 1981

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Stainless steel fork

Stainless steel fork

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Table forks
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Sign of 'FISH DINNERS'

Sign of 'FISH DINNERS'

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Silver plated straw dispenser

Silver plated straw dispenser

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Gold coloured silver plated sundae dish

Gold coloured silver plated sundae dish

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Art Deco fan shaped mirror with clear, yellow and blue panels

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Hexagonal glass salt shaker with black plastic lid

Hexagonal glass salt shaker with black plastic lid

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Salt shakers
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1964 to 1965

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1964 to 1965

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Wall mounted style light with torch shaped shade

Wall mounted style light with torch shaped shade

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Silver plated sugarbowl with handles and hinged lid

Silver plated sugarbowl with handles and hinged lid

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Sugar bowls
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White coffee cup with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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The Grindley Hotel Ware Co Ltd
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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Spoons
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Sign of 'ICE CREAM SUNDAE'S'

Sign of 'ICE CREAM SUNDAE'S'

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Hand-operated meat slicer

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Blue coloured aluminium milkshake container

Blue coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Black 'Busy Bee CAFE' sign

Black 'Busy Bee CAFE' sign

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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1959 to 1960

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1959 to 1960

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Booth-style wooden cafe table with yellow laminex top formel...

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Art Deco fanshaped mirror with clear, yellow and blue panels

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