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Author Davies, Hunter, 1936- author.

Title The biscuit girls / Hunter Davies.

Publication Info. London : Ebury Press, 2014.

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Non-Fiction, 3rd Floor    338.47664 DAV    Available
Description 345 pages : illustrations ; 20 cm.
text rdacontent
unmediated rdamedia
volume rdacarrier
Summary Ivy, Dulcie, Barbara, Ann, Dorothy and Jean all had different reasons for applying for work at Carr's of Carlisle, but once they had put on their overalls and walked through the factory gates they discovered a community where they worked hard, gossiped, got into scrapes and made lifelong friends. Beginning in the 1940s, this is the true story of the 'Home of Biscuits', based on the vivid recollections of six of the women who helped send Carr's biscuits around the world.
Subject Carr & Co.
Biscuit industry -- England -- Carlisle -- Employees.
Women in the food industry -- England -- Carlisle -- Social life and customs.
ISBN 9780091957643 (pbk.)
0091957648 (pbk.)

 
    
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