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Burrows W F

Working 1920s

Illustrated a series of early advertisements for Morris Garages in the local Oxford press such as The Oxford Times, The Cherwell or the Issis. The prose/verse is written by Bluebeard. It would seem that Burrows was a local press jobbing artist. Many of these advertisements are reproduced in the book ‘Oxford to Abingdon’

Further reference

Oxford to Abingdon by Barraclough and Jennings published Myrtle Publishing 1998


Morris Garages advertisement 26 November 1926 in The Oxford Times Image courtesy of Robin Barraclough and Phil Jenning s