(From the Bideford Gazette).
Advertisements for Christmas.
After the jollification of Christmas , the damaged wallpaper and the
scratched paintwork will show up – in all these matters Mr R Pye of 8 and 9 Meddon St will be found ready to promptly do all the needful in the best workmanship.
Mr T Pollard of the Steamer Wharf, Bideford is seeing to it that there will be no need of dinner being spoilt for the lack of a scuttle of coal. Of drawing room and kitchen coal he supplies the best.
Christmas Presents – vacuum flasks, safety razors, and boxing gloves- HI Meredith, 18 High St.