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Burrows W F

Year working: 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

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