A Cook's Ticket will take you anywhere
A poster or handbill advertising the fact that a Cook's ticket will take you anywhere on the London, Brighton and South Coast Railway, or round the world. Showing a group of Edwardian people standing on a red platform around a large globe, looking at the outlines of countries on it and deciding where they would like to go.
© Thomas Cook Archive/Mary Evans Picture Library
WW2 - NAAFI presents ENSA Production at Alexandria, Egypt
WW2 - A playbill for a production of 'The Importance of Being Earnest' by Oscar Wilde produced by N.A.A.F.I (Navy, Army and Air Force Institutes) and performed by E.N.S.A (Entertainments National Service Association) for H.M.Forces (Overseas) - at the Globe Theatre, Alexandria, Egypt. The play was produced by Eric Berry. E.N.S.A. is somewhat rudely also known as 'Every Night Something Awful'! Date: circa 1941
© Mary Evans / Grenville Collins Postcard Collection
Advertisement for various types of steam engine
Advertisement for Robey & Co of Lincoln (Globe Works), London, Liverpool, Edinburgh and Paris, manufacturers of various types of steam engine.
© Mary Evans / Kings College London
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