Tag Archives: 1957

Pollards Hill Everywoman’s Club

The newspaper articles below are via the British Newspaper Archive

Norwood News – Friday 29 November 1957

‘Wild West’ bazaar

Pollards Hill Everywoman’s Club Mitcham, raised £23 at their “Wild West” bazaar at the Community Centre last week—an increase of £6 on last year.

Norwood News – Friday 05 May 1961

HAT CONTEST

Members of Pollards Hill Everywoman’s Club, Mitcham, had a hat competition last week. Winners were: Best hat, Mrs. A. Larkin; funniest hat, Mrs. D. Morton; best dressed wooden spoon, Mrs. M. Morton.

Perry’s, shoe shop, 8a Upper Green West

Shoe shop that was at 8a Upper Green West, and 8 Fair Green Parade.

The shop can be seen in this 1962 clip as the second on the right with an awning, with the name G. Perry & S just visible.

clip from Merton Memories photo reference Mit_​Streets_​P_​Wil_​73-27

1957 ad

Text of ad:

BIG FEET?
SMALL FEET?
WE CAN FIT THEM !

Ladies’ Shoes Men’s Shoes
2-9 5-13
also half sizes

Large Selection Always in Stock
including various styles for
CHILDREN
at

PERRY’S

8 FAIR GREEN PARADE and
8a UPPER GREEN WEST
MITCHAM
Telephone: MITCHAM 6917

In 1962, this ad listed these makes of shoes and boots: Norvic, Lotus, Jen, Wearra, Tuf Boots.

1962 ad