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South Shields Voluntary Helper at Emergency Shelter Badge.
Gilt and enamel badge for a Voluntary Helper at Emergency Shelter in South Shields. Emergency shelters were set up as part of the extensive post raid services established as part of the CD effort. Pinback fitting to reverse manufactured by ' Spencer, London '. Excellent, bright condition with undamaged enamel. Scarce.

Code: 10890Price: 65.00 GBP


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Facts about British Railways in Wartime.
1943 ' Facts about British Railways in Wartime ' issued by the British Railways Press Office. Very much in the style of the popular H.M.S.O. factual series, this 64pg booklet outlines the working the organisation of all of the main railway operating companies during the war. Illustrated throughout with b/w photographs. Good, used condition, some marking etc.

Code: 10889Price: 12.50 GBP


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Red Cross ' Penny-a-Week Fund ' Collector's Sheets and Badge.
Impressed white metal, pin back Red Cross ' Penny-a-Week ' Fund collector's badge with accompanying receipt page showing collections made in the Mapperley Park area of Nottingham in late 1944 and early 1945. Good, overall condition with creasing and some tearing to receipts.

Code: 10888Price: 22.00 GBP


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Comic Postcard - Intruder Raid.
Comic postcard ' Intruder Raid ' featuring the work of the artist ' Dinah 'and one of her trademark children . Postally used with some marking, patriotic Churchillian exhortation to reverse.
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Code: 10887Price:


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Civil Fire Watcher Armband.
Coated linen armband for a ' Civil Fire Watcher '. Folded to shape and secured with sting passed through brass eyelets. Has been folded and is grubby and slightly faded. Uncommon.

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Fuel for Battle Bookmark.
Card bookmark publicising the need to save fuel in order to help the war effort. Good clean condition with a crease across the centre.
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Code: 10885Price:


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L&C Co.Ltd Factory ARP badge.
Silver and enamel factory ARP badge. Half moon lapel fitting to reverse, this attractive badge is made using the traditional ARP style badge with a tablet with the company identity soldered to the bottom. Sadly the identity of the company has been lost. In excellent, bright condition with undamaged enamel.

Code: 10884Price: 52.00 GBP


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Mrs Sew-and-Sew leaflet No.1.
1945 Mrs Sew-and-Sew leaflet No.1 ' How to Patch a Shirt . ' Mrs Sew-and-Sew was a character thought up by the Board of Trade and was used as a vehicle to encourage thrift when dealing with wartime clothing shortages.
Excellent, clean condition.
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Code: 10883Price:


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National Butter wrapping.
Greaseproof wrapping overprinted with 'National Butter' used for the wrapping of the butter ration.National Butter was a blended butter that conformed to the standards for fats introduced under rationing. Several available.
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Code: 10882Price: 6.00 GBP


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Home Guard Instruction No.54 - Drill.
Home Guard Instruction No.5, 1942 - Drill. 20pgs with some illustrations covering all aspects of squad, platoon and rifle drill. Good, used condition.

Code: 10881Price: 12.00 GBP

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