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RN1008: UPDATED   09-Oct-2019

Research Note 1008 has been updated today, followiong the discovery of a large GAUNT B'HAM backstamp on a Skater. There are a number of other badges by Gaunt, and so far, not all of them have been found in large and small backstamps... I wonder if they all exist? Do you have any which ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.3.15   05-Oct-2019

In this update, the Golly Guide dives into the art world to discover how a jar of Golden Shred was used as the centre piece for part of a series by Tony Baker which interprets Chiaroscuro - a technique championed by the likes of Da Vinci and Caravaggio during the Renaissance - and replaces it ..... Read more »

01-OCT-19: FB UPDATE   02-Oct-2019

FB Golly Update 1-OCT-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - UPDATE No. 38. Monthly update on progress of the Golly reference material and other topics for 1-Oct-19… A little later than expected this month, wasn’t able to hit the usual 1st of the month with my update, but no-one seems..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.3.14   01-Oct-2019

It's finally ready for tasting ... Section F page 6... recipe leaflets and booklets now completed after several months of work. All items rescanned, all images enlarged and higher resolution, further variations added (one example of [F47f] shown below) and a number of new items ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.3.13   30-Sep-2019

Well done to the eagle-eyed collector who spotted the heavy duty Bramble Seedless sign currently on eBay. This item was previously only known in a light weight version. This sign has now been added to the Golly Guide as item [R15-heavy]. Interestingly, it is almost exactly twice the size of the ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.3.12   29-Sep-2019

Thanks to the member who recently spotted this interesting old photo showing one of the Five Robertson's Billboards on an advertising hoarding in Bradford. After contacting the owner of the image we have been granted permission to include this in the Golly Guide section F page 9... we now have ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.3.11   28-Sep-2019

New voucher discovered for Christie towels see section B page 6 item [B12.C-7]. Interestingly this is clearly connected to the poster [A403]. Another little bit of golly history pieced back together... get the ovens warmed up - new recipe page on their way! (Golly Guide subscription required to ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.3.10   03-Sep-2019

Following the discovery of a number of new price cards recently. These have been added to the Golly Guide. See section B page 2 - items [B3ic] and [B4b-2]. We have also confirmed the price of the 1lb jar on one of the earliest price cards [B2a-2]. Shown here for your information. (Not shown in the ..... Read more »

01-SEP-19: FB UPDATE   03-Sep-2019

FB Golly Update 1-SEP-19 - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - UPDATE No. 37. Monthly update on progress of the Golly reference material and other topics for 1-Sep-19…  This month the updates to the Golly Guide saw a major update early in the month followed by a number of smaller tweaks ..... Read more »

Golly Guide UPDATE: V3.3.09   25-Aug-2019

Following further reports from collectors we have included a small number of additional images to the 'Plastic Golly' page. This includes: The first image of PG8 (blue on white) The first image of PG12 (black on red) An updated image of PG15 (red on white) Also included in the notes is ..... Read more »