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Record: Newspaper Advertisements (FRAS 1721)

Title: Newspaper Advertisements
Date: 1927-1977
Reference: FRAS 1721
Former reference: HF 15/4  
Physical description: Ten sheets of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

System of arrangement: Chronological

Record type: Press cuttings, Advertisements

Function:

Records held within this series:

Title: Home Dressmaking Week at David Evans, Swansea
Date: 1927
Reference: FRAS 1721/1
Former reference: HF 15/4/1  
Physical description: Two sheets of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Featured in the Cambria Daily Reader

Title: Summer Sale at David Evans, Swansea
Date: 28 July 1938
Reference: FRAS 1721/2
Former reference: HF 15/4/2  
Physical description: One sheet of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Title: Shoe sale at David Evans, Swansea
Date: 13 July 1939
Reference: FRAS 1721/3
Former reference: HF 15/4/3  
Physical description: One sheet of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Shoe sale in the event of David Evans & Co Ltd taking over the shoe department of Messrs. William Edwards Ltd, Swansea

Title: New Self-Service Department store now open at Port Talbot
Date: c1960s
Reference: FRAS 1721/4
Former reference: HF 15/4/7  
Physical description: One sheet of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Title: David Evans Third Big Enterprise
Date: 03 September 1964
Reference: FRAS 1721/5
Former reference: HF 15/3/4  
Physical description: One sheet of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Advertising the opening of a new department store in the new town of Cwmbran

Title: Swansea's Most Progressive Store
Date: 03 November 1967
Reference: FRAS 1721/6
Former reference: HF 15/4/4  
Physical description: One sheet of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

General advertrisement

Title: David Evans 75th Anniversary 1900-1975
Date: 30 September 1975
Reference: FRAS 1721/7
Former reference: HF 15/4/5  
Physical description: One sheet of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Advertrisement feature including the programme of the 75th anniversary celebration events in the Swansea store

Title: David Evans opens re-modernised ground floor
Date: 28 October 1977
Reference: FRAS 1721/8
Former reference: HF 15/3/7  
Physical description: One sheet of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

From the South Wales Evening Post

Title: A Store Full of Gift Ideas
Date: 28 October 1977
Reference: FRAS 1721/9
Former reference: HF 15/4/6  
Physical description: One sheet of printed newspaper  
Origination David Evans & Co Ltd

Scope and content:

Christmas advertisement. From the South Wales Evening Post

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