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Coupons, Quality and Civilian Clothing: M&S in the 1940s.

Coupons, Quality and Civilian Clothing: M&S in the 1940s.
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13 Sep 2019 10:30am

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Leeds City Museum

Millenium Square, Leeds, West Yorkshire, LS2 8BH

Did you know that ‘slacks’ were a bestseller at M&S during the war? Or that M&S technologists advised the Government on clothing rationing? With photographs, documents and original garments, discover how M&S provided for customers despite the challenges of the Second World War.  Talk byKatie Cameron, Archive & Outreach Officer, M&S Company Archive. 

Part of our Sociable History Club series of talks.  Free refreshments.

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