Family hairdressers, run by Tom and Lily SHAW, that was at 239 London Road, opposite Raleigh Gardens, from 1952 to 1977.
Percy Mayhew had moved from this address to Monarch Parade in around 1947.
The shop became Toulla’s Hairdressers in 1977/8. In 2016, the shop became occupied by Simply Bright, dentists.
Text of ad:
for the Family
T. J. SHAW
Ladies’, Gents’ and Children’s
LATE APPOINTMENTS WHEN NECESSARY
HOMES VISITED IN CASES OF SICKNESS
A fully qualified staff just waiting to give
239 LONDON ROAD, MITCHAM
Telephone: MITcham 1384
Draughtsman supplies shop, was at Monarch Parade, London Road.
c.1987 clip from Merton Memories, photo reference Mit_8_1-18
This receipt from 1981 shows the address as 73/75 Monarch Parade. London Road, Mitcham CR4 2JB, tel 01-640 5316.
Receipt dated 8th June, 1981.
The 1971 telephone directory showed the address as 189 London Road, telephone 01-640 0461.
Note that a company of the same name was incorporated in 2007 and dissolved in February 2019, and it is not known whether there was a connection with this business in Mitcham.