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A. Lovell and Co

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of Bank Road, Kingswood, Bristol

  • 1922 British Industries Fair Advert as Makers of "The celebrated Wear Register 'Hold-em-Tite', (Patented) absolutely the most reliable nailed boot on the market - also of Strong Walking Boots for Farmers, Sportsmen and Country Gentlemen, in Kips*, Chromes, Calf, Box, etc., etc. An old-established Firm with a reputation". (Stand No. J.79) [1]
  • Note: * A Kip is a bundle of undressed hides of young or small animals; also one of the hides. From obsolete Dutch of the early 16th century. [2]

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Sources of Information

  1. 1922 British Industries Fair Advert cxxxvii; and p50
  2. [1] Merriam-Webster Online Dictionary