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Knitted Comforts for Our Sailors, Soldiers & Airmen in "Greenock" Service Wools
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Scotch Wool & Hosiery Stores; Fleming, Reid and Co. Ltd., Publisher, 1945-1955

This booklet, entitled ‘Knitted Comforts for Our Sailors, Soldiers and Airmen’ was published by Fleming, Reid and Co. Ltd for Scotch Wool & Hosiery Stores in Scotland around 1950. The booklet is described as a ‘complete handbook of knitting instructions for National Service comforts.’ British people were eligible for National Service up until 1960. Most of the patterns featured in this book are accompanied by a black and white illustration of the finished product.

Object Number

BADDA4134

Black and white printed paper.


height: 220mm

Further Reading

The Museum of Domestic Design & Architecture blog
http://www.modamuseum.blogspot.co.uk/2012/08/im-talkin-about-before-revolution.html

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