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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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Menus
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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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Silver plated sundae dish

Silver plated sundae dish

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Dessert dishes
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1964 to 1965

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1964 to 1965

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Tarnished silver plated milk jug, 1/8 pint capacity

Tarnished silver plated milk jug, 1/8 pint capacity

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Stainless steel ladle, 1/2 pint capacity

Stainless steel ladle, 1/2 pint capacity

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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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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Semicircular glass light shade with corrugated design and wo...

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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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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Spoons
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Silver plated sundae dish

Silver plated sundae dish

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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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Haros brand hot drink dispenser

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Hot water urns
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Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Haros Boilers
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1966  to 1968

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1966 to 1968

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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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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Stainless steel knife

Stainless steel knife

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Mirror of 'BUSY BEE PETERS ICE CREAM'

Mirror of 'BUSY BEE PETERS ICE CREAM'

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Advertising mirrors
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1968  to 1969

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1968 to 1969

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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1962  to 1964

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1962 to 1964

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Pink coloured aluminium milkshake container

Pink coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Parfait spoon

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Peters & Co. order book with Busy Bee Cafe logo

Peters & Co. order book with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Brown coloured plastic menu cover with menu inserted, post and pre 1966

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Handwritten sign of 'Save 5c'

Handwritten sign of 'Save 5c'

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Orange coloured aluminium milkshake container

Orange 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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1936
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Gold coloured silver plated sundae dish

Gold coloured silver plated sundae dish

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Parfait spoon

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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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Silver plated coffeepot, 1/2 pint capacity

Silver plated coffeepot, 1/2 pint capacity

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Coffeepots
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Stainless steel knife

Stainless steel knife

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Semicircular glass light shade with corrugated design and wo...

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Mr Stephen Varvaressos
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Wooden, art-deco style chair with brown vinyl seat

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Handwritten sign of 'ORANGE FRUIT DRINK FREEZE'

Handwritten sign of 'ORANGE FRUIT DRINK FREEZE'

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Shop signs
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1960 to 1962

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1960 to 1962

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Tables
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Oval stainless steel platter

Oval stainless steel platter

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Parfait spoon

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Spoons
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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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Ice cream container

Ice cream container

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Food storage containers
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Five stainless steel containers with lids, tray and ladles

Five stainless steel containers with lids, tray and ladles

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Syrup dispensers
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Hexagonal glass salt shaker with black plastic lid

Hexagonal glass salt shaker with black plastic lid

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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1965 to 1966

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1965 to 1966

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Tarnished silver plated teapot made by Angus & Coote

Tarnished silver plated teapot made by Angus & Coote

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Angus & Coote, Jewellers
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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1959 to 1960

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1959 to 1960

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Stainless steel knife

Stainless steel knife

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Table knives
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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

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Food storage containers
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Green coloured drinking glass

Green coloured drinking glass

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Czech Republic
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Durit
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Oval stainless steel platter

Oval stainless steel platter

Busy Bee Cafe collection
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Platters
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Round metal butter dish

Round metal butter dish

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Austria
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Hacker Silverware
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Container embossed with 'Norco'

Container embossed with 'Norco'

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Round metal butter dish

Round metal butter dish

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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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Gold coloured silver plated teapot, 3/4 pint capacity

Gold coloured silver plated teapot, 3/4 pint capacity

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Framed sign of 'The Original BUSY BEE MILK BAR'

Framed sign of 'The Original BUSY BEE MILK BAR'

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Shop signs
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Brown coloured plastic menu cover with menu inserted, post 1966

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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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Wooden, art-deco style chair with brown vinyl seat

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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Hexagonal glass pepper shaker with black plastic lid

Hexagonal glass pepper shaker with black plastic lid

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Box of 12 teaspoons

Box of 12 teaspoons

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Sheffield, England
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Cooper Brothers and Sons Ltd
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Stainless steel soup spoon

Stainless steel soup spoon

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Parfait spoon

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