1951 April 30 - May 11
29th British Industries Fair
Earl's Court, London
This was the last British Industries Fair at which Gray's Pottery exhibited (see reference for the 1952 Fair). The entire workforce was photographed on the company's stand.
PG 5.51 p738 (Fair preview):
AE Gray & Co Ltd (T38). Prominence given to [Dickensian tankards] supper sets and fancies bearing print-and-enamel, and printed decorations reproduced from old engravings. Usual range of high-quality table and decorative ware in silver and bronze lustres, also lustre resists, together with the new blue and green lustres in resist patterns. Mr AE Gray, Mr RE Gray and Mr SC Talbot in attendance.
PG 6.51 p927 (Fair review):
Her Majesty Queen Mary made purchases at the stands of AE Gray & Co Ltd , and Miss Dulcie Vaughan. Illustration.
P&G 6.51 p77 (Fair review):
Gray AE & Co Ltd, Gray's Pottery, Whieldon Road, Stoke-on-Trent. Showed a fine display of dinner and tea ware, fancy ware, kitchenware, lamp bases, bowls, vases, etc. Specialists in hand-painted decorations, silver resists and coloured lustres.