1957        February 4 - 8
Blackpool Gifts & Fancy Goods Fair
Blackpool, Lancashire
PG 2.57 p247 (Fair preview):
A number of new patterns in modern table fancies will be among the exhibits shown by this firm; also a range of contemporary kitchenware, new patterns in dinner and tea ware, their well-known silver and bronze resist, and reproduction prints etc. Our illustration shows some of the different styles that will be included.
P&G 3.57 p88 (Fair review):
'McIan' Scottish prints and Scottish proverbs series was on display, also several new bowls and vases with a white ground and a black band edged with gold twisted stripes. There was a selection of ashtrays, including a series of maps as decorations and some brightly coloured kitchenware with white bands, which was popular.