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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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1939
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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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Silver plated oval sundae dish

Silver plated oval sundae dish

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Red coloured drinking glass

Red coloured drinking glass

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Account book, 1982 to 1987

Account book, 1982 to 1987

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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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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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Arnott's
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'NATISCO' ice cream scoop

'NATISCO' ice cream scoop

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Scoops
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Sign on spindle of 'PURE FRUIT LEMON DRINK'

Sign on spindle of 'PURE FRUIT LEMON DRINK'

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Shop signs
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Certificate of Sickness and envelope, 12 July 1966

Certificate of Sickness and envelope, 12 July 1966

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Account book, 1965 to 1969

Account book, 1965 to 1969

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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1962  to 1964

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1962 to 1964

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Ice cream container

Ice cream container

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Hexagonal glass salt shaker with black plastic lid

Hexagonal glass salt shaker with black plastic lid

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Account book, 1972 to 1977

Account book, 1972 to 1977

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Silver plated oval sundae dish

Silver plated oval sundae dish

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Silver coloured aluminium serviette holder

Silver coloured aluminium serviette holder

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Silver plated coffeepot

Silver plated coffeepot

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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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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Dayton Scale Company
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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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Orange coloured aluminium milkshake container

Orange coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Circular piece of aluminium

Circular piece of aluminium

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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Stainless steel fork

Stainless steel fork

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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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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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Account book, 1968 to 1972

Account book, 1968 to 1972

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

Silver plated cutlery holder

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Containers
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Gunnedah, New South Wales, Australia
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Sign of 'FISH DINNERS'

Sign of 'FISH DINNERS'

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Parfait spoon

Parfait spoon

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Paper serviettes printed with 'Busy Bee Cafe'

Paper serviettes printed with 'Busy Bee Cafe'

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Instruction card for Haros brand hot drink dispenser

Instruction card for Haros brand hot drink dispenser

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Instruction leaflets
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Hobart, Hobart, Tasmania, Australia
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Haros Boilers
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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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Blue coloured aluminium milkshake container

Blue coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Silver plated sundae dish

Silver plated sundae dish

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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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Hexagonal glass pepper shaker with black plastic lid

Hexagonal glass pepper shaker with black plastic lid

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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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Handwritten sign of 'ORANGE FRUIT DRINK FREEZE'

Handwritten sign of 'ORANGE FRUIT DRINK FREEZE'

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Shop signs
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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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Stainless steel ladle, 1/2 pint capacity

Stainless steel ladle, 1/2 pint capacity

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Modified milk can with handles and tap at base

Modified milk can with handles and tap at base

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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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Stainless steel fork

Stainless steel fork

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Round metal butter dish

Round metal butter dish

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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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Stainless steel knife

Stainless steel knife

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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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Tarnished silver plated milk jug

Tarnished silver plated milk jug

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Parfait spoon

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Stainless steel cutlery holder

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Pink coloured aluminium milkshake container

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Woodson brand electric juicer with ceramic top and spout

Woodson brand electric juicer with ceramic top and spout

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Sydney, New South Wales, Australia
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Account book, 1931 to 1939

Account book, 1931 to 1939

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Zion Systems Wages Book, 1971  to 1973

Zion Systems Wages Book, 1971 to 1973

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White espresso cup saucer with Busy Bee Cafe logo

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Tunstall, England
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