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A BUSINESS ANNOUNCEMENT

1986.0117.5075

A BUSINESS ANNOUNCEMENT

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A postcard captioned "A / BUSINESS / ANNOUNCE- / MENT." The base colour of the card is brown, overlayed with a black and white illustration of a woman wearing ragged clothing. Beneath the illustration is the text "WIDOW, RESPECTABLE, YOUNG, / WANTS WASHING & CLEANING." Overleaf the card is addressed to "W.E. King Esq / 'BRIGHTON' / Cambridge Street, / Paddington". The message is dated "Jan 17th [19]06" and reads "Dear Will / Sorry you / did not come up / as we have had a grand / time. Plenty of music. / Will be leaving in / the morning hoping / you are O.K. / from your old chum / Will".

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