Marlborough Express Photographs From August 1957
Christmas Dinners "On The Hoof"

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Copyright The Marlborough Express Newspaper Co. Ltd
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Collection Marlborough Express Negatives
Description Image from Negative number 275, published Monday November 25, 1957, page 7.

Christmas Dinners "On The Hoof". Perhaps these turkeys would be even more elusive if they realised that quite a few of their number will be gracing dinner tables at Christmas in a few weeks. They are not worrying about the approaching festive season now, and the unfortunate ones certainly will not be worrying about anything afterwards. They have been bred more or less as a hobby by Mr. P.L. Barker, of Blenheim, whose son, Gilbert, is seen rounding them up.
Year Range from 1957
Object ID MEX0.900.0199
Object Name Negative, Photographic
People Barker, P.L.
Barker, Gilbert
Place Marlborough
Studio The Marlborough Express Newspaper Co. Ltd
Title Christmas Dinners "On The Hoof"
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