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Mitchell, Rush and Co., 235 London Road

1962 ad

Text of ad:

MITCHELL, RUSH & CO.

ELECTRICAL ENGINEEERS & CONTRACTORS

Office & Showroom

235 LONDON ROAD, MITCHAM,
SURREY.
TEL. MIT 4754

HEATING & LIGHTING INSTALLATIONS

ALL ELECTRICAL APPLIANCES
EVERY KNOWN MAKE REPAIRED
EVERYTHING FOR THE HANDYMAN
ELECTRICIAN

In 1989, this address was the Electrical Domestic Appliance Centre.

H.J. Chapman, 237 London Road

Newsagents that was at 237 London Road, opposite Raleigh Gardens. In 1989 this shop was Binneet, also a newsagent, which can just be seen on the right of a photo from Merton Memories. In 2019 it is a newsagent called Shreeji News.

1955 ad

Text of ad:

Telephone: MITcham 4709

H.J. CHAPMAN

Confectioner
Stationer – Tobacconist

GREETINGS CARDS
FOR ALL OCCASIONS

237 LONDON RD., MITCHAM

In this 1962 ad, it is called James Chapman:

1962 ad

Text of ad:

JAMES CHAPMAN

MITCHAM’S LEADING STATIONERS
GREETINGS CARDS
for all OCCASIONS

OFFICES & FACTORIES SUPPLIED

CONFECTIONERS

TOBACCONIST

237 LONDON ROAD, MITCHAM
Telephone : MITcham 4709

In a similar 1963 ad, the name has changed to V.P. Major & Co., and
in a similar 1964 ad the shop has changed its name to Mitcham Cards (late Chapman’s) with the proprietor R. Gordon.