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Record: Newspaper articles (FRAS 1718)

Title: Newspaper articles
Date: 1959-1976
Reference: FRAS 1718
Former reference: HF 15/3  
Physical description: Eleven sheets of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

System of arrangement: Chronological

Record type: Press cuttings

Function:

Records held within this series:

Title: David Evans & Co Ltd and financal affairs
Date: 03 January 1959
Reference: FRAS 1718/1
Former reference: HF 15/3/1  
Physical description: One sheet of printed paper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Article appeared in the Draper's Record . Contains an interview with Mr E Andrews

Title: A New Food Hall for Swansea
Date: 08 August 1959
Reference: FRAS 1718/2
Former reference: HF 15/3/2  
Physical description: One sheet of printed paper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Article appeared in the Grocers Gazette.

Title: A Town is Ravaged
Date: 09 October 1961
Reference: FRAS 1718/3
Former reference: HF 15/3/3  
Physical description: One sheet of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Article appeared in the South Wales Echo. About the air raid of 1941 which destroyed the David Evans Swansea store

Title: Stricken Swansea Drops its Guard
Date: 10 October 1961
Reference: FRAS 1718/4
Former reference: HF 15/3/3  
Physical description: One sheet of printed paper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Article appeared in the South Wales Echo. About the air raid of 1941 which destroyed the David Evans Swansea store

Title: David Evans Social Club Fancy Dress Ball
Date: 24 march 1965
Reference: FRAS 1718/5
Former reference: HF 15/3/8  
Physical description: One sheet of printed paper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Photograph with names

Title: Mannequin Parade at the Casino Ballroom in Mumbles
Date: 24 march 1965
Reference: FRAS 1718/6
Former reference: HF 15/3/8  
Physical description: One sheet of printed paper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Photograph with names

Title: Not Essential Part of Decimalisation
Date: 1971
Reference: FRAS 1718/7
Former reference: HF 15/3/8  
Physical description: One sheet of printed paper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

How David Evans & Co Ltd prepared for decimalisation

Title: A Taste of the Trends
Date: c1975
Reference: FRAS 1718/8
Former reference: HF 15/3/8  
Physical description: One sheet of printed paper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Autumn fashion show to celebrate the 75th anniversary of David Evans & Co Ltd

Title: 75th Anniversary Dinner
Date: c1975
Reference: FRAS 1718/9
Former reference: HF 15/3/8  
Physical description: One sheet of printed paper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Photograph and names of some of those attending the David Evans & Co Ltd 75th Anniversary Dinner

Title: Proof that Hard Work is Rejuventating
Date: 01 November 1976
Reference: FRAS 1718/10
Former reference: HF 15/3/5  
Physical description: One sheet of printed paper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Article about the retirement of David Evans & Co Ltd chairman Arthur Andrews at the age of 89

Title: Proof that Hard Work is Rejuventating
Date: 04 December 1976
Reference: FRAS 1718/11
Former reference: HF 15/3/6  
Physical description: One sheet of printed paper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Article about one of the founders of David Evans & Co Ltd, Solomon Andrews, prominent Cardiff businessman

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