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Advert for Shepherd, Rothwell & Hough sewing and knitting machines, reverse side

Advert for Shepherd, Rothwell & Hough sewing and knitting machines, reverse side

Printer: Unknown

Medium: Print on paper

Date: 1885

Shelfmark: Evan.6783

Item number: 6783

Genre: Leaflet

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The Shepherd Rothwell & Hough company was formed in Oldham in 1872. They produced various models of this 'Eclipse' knitting machine, as well as sewing machines under the same name, which were basically simplified models of contemporaneous Singer machines. In 1878, they became one of the first companies to copyright an advertising slogan: "Eclipsing all others ..."

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