From Flickr: “Lyons Cakes – a cavalcade of achievement, 1910 – 1935” by mikeyashworth

May 23, 2015 Uncategorized

The front cover of a remarkably lavish publication issued by J Lyons & Co Ltd to celebrate the Jubilee of HM George V and Queen Mary. As we pass through the years of the reign of the King we are introduced to one of the vast range of packaged cakes that Lyons were famous for – the cmpany, based in Cadby Hall in Hammersmith, London were one of the earliest proponents of mass produced and branded cakes for the retail market.

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