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Sunday, October 03, 2004

John Bull Mend-A-Tear


John Bull Mend-A-Tear
Originally uploaded by a1scrapmetal.
JOHNBULL
MEND-A-TEAR
MENDS WATERPROOFS AND OTHER GARMENTS
On the back of the tin:-
"A CLEVER DEVICE WHICH ENABLES ANYONE TO MEND IMMEDIATELY ANY KIND OF TEAR IN ANYWATERPROOF OR OTHER GARMENT &c

SO SIMPLE - INSTRUCTIONS ENCLOSED"
Made in England

3 Comments:

Blogger Roger Stevens said...

Traditionally I've always used a handkerchief to mend a tear.
Especially since that Little Bitty Tear let me down.

I think Worzal Gummidge did a great version of that song.

03 October, 2004  
Blogger michael said...

I bet you were one of those tearaways at school?

04 October, 2004  
Blogger Syl said...

Like the green color...no, not the tear, the tin. New song..."There's A Tear in My Tin".

07 October, 2004  

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