Tag Archives: 1959

G.M. Shepherd, newsagent

Newsagent that was at 323 London Road

1955 ad

Text of ad:

Greeting Cards
for all Occasions

Artist’s Materials
Fountain Pens

G.M. SHEPHERD

Stationer Bookseller
Newsagent Printing
Office Sundries

323 London Road, Mitcham, Surrey

Telephone : MITcham 4886

In the 1959 Mitcham Cricket Club yearbook a similar ad appeared with the name of E. A. MALLEM added in brackets as the proprietor.

In 1965, the shop has moved across the road to no. 386 London Road.

Corner House Restaurant, 249 London Road

Restauarnt that was at 249 London Road, on the north corner of Langdale Avenue.

1959 ad


Text of ad:

MITCHAM’S LEADING RESTAURANT
Phone : MIT 2673

OPEN MONDAYS TO SATURDAYS 10 a.m.-9 p.m.
(Sundays during Summer Season open 3.30-9 p.m.)

MORNING COFFEE – LUNCHES – TEAS – DINNERS
SNACKS

WEDDINGS & PARTIES
CATERED FOR

FULLER’S CAKES A SPECIALITY

CORNER HOUSE RESTAURANT,
249 LONDON ROAD, MITCHAM.
(5 mins from Cricket Green)

Proprietor : C. L. Ford.

In 1960, the Chinese restaurant Bamboo House opened at this address.