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Green coloured cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

Green coloured cardboard menu cover with paper menu insert

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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The Busy Bee Cafe Gunnedah
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1939
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Stainless steel tea strainer

Stainless steel tea strainer

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Stainless steel container used for cleaning ice-cream scoops

Stainless steel container used for cleaning ice-cream scoops

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Food storage containers
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Stephen Varvaressos
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1936
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White side plate with Busy Bee Cafe logo

White side plate with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Side plates
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Tunstall, England
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The Grindley Hotel Ware Co Ltd
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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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Silver plated and stainless steel ice-cream scoop

Silver plated and stainless steel ice-cream scoop

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Scoops
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Silver plated straw dispenser

Silver plated straw dispenser

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Account book, 1982 to 1985

Account book, 1982 to 1985

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Art Deco fanshaped mirror with clear, yellow and blue panels

Art Deco fanshaped mirror with clear, yellow and blue panels

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1936
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Tarnished silver plated teapot made by Angus & Coote

Tarnished silver plated teapot made by Angus & Coote

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Angus & Coote, Jewellers
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Oval stainless steel platter

Oval stainless steel platter

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Platters
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Silver plated oval sundae dish

Silver plated oval sundae dish

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Stainless steel fork

Stainless steel fork

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Yellow coloured drinking glass

Yellow coloured drinking glass

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Pink coloured aluminium milkshake container

Pink coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Menu order pad

Menu order pad

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White side plate with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Side plates
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Tunstall, England
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The Grindley Hotel Ware Co Ltd
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Gold coloured silver plated teapot

Gold coloured silver plated teapot

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Stainless steel knife

Stainless steel knife

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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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Account book, 1977 to 1982

Account book, 1977 to 1982

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'Woodson' electric juicer with ceramic top and spout

'Woodson' electric juicer with ceramic top and spout

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Sign on spindle of 'ICY COLD Delicious PINEAPPLE DRINK'

Sign on spindle of 'ICY COLD Delicious PINEAPPLE DRINK'

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Shop signs
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Gold coloured silver plated teapot, 3/4 pint capacity

Gold coloured silver plated teapot, 3/4 pint capacity

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Teapots
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Silver plated cutlery holder

Silver plated cutlery holder

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Containers
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1989  to 1999

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1989 to 1999

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Silver plated oval sundae dish

Silver plated oval sundae dish

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Dessert dishes
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Wall mounted style light with torch shaped shade

Wall mounted style light with torch shaped shade

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Light fittings
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1936
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Ice cream container

Ice cream container

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Box of 12 teaspoons

Box of 12 teaspoons

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Teaspoons
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Sheffield, England
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Cooper Brothers and Sons Ltd
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Silver coloured aluminium serviette holder

Silver coloured aluminium serviette holder

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Tableware
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Oval stainless steel platter

Oval stainless steel platter

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Platters
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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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White teacup saucer with Busy Bee Cafe logo

White teacup 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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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1981  to 1989

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1981 to 1989

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Wages books
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Spoons
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Metal sandwich press or cutter

Metal sandwich press or cutter

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Paper serviettes printed with 'Busy Bee Cafe'

Paper serviettes printed with 'Busy Bee Cafe'

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Double-sided sign of 'FISH DINNERS'

Double-sided sign of 'FISH DINNERS'

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Shop signs
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Account book, 1931 to 1939

Account book, 1931 to 1939

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Tarnished silver plated milk jug

Tarnished silver plated milk jug

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Silver plated straw dispenser

Silver plated straw dispenser

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Stainless steel fork

Stainless steel fork

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Table forks
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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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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Pale gold coloured aluminium milkshake container

Pale gold coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Wall mounted style light with torch shaped shade

Wall mounted style light with torch shaped shade

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Light fittings
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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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Stainless steel tea strainer

Stainless steel tea strainer

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Red coloured aluminium serviette holder

Red coloured aluminium serviette holder

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Tableware
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Stainless steel ladle, 1/2 pint capacity

Stainless steel ladle, 1/2 pint capacity

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White espresso cup 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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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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Handwritten menu and price list

Handwritten menu and price list

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Menus
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Circular piece of aluminium

Circular piece of aluminium

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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1966  to 1968

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1966 to 1968

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Parfait spoon

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