Film ID:
YFA 1079

TATTERSALL 1

1957-1969

Visitor Tabs

Description

Made by Tattersall advertisers, this reel contains a series of Yorkshire Electricity Board domestic advertisements from the 1950s and ‘60s.  Formed as the Yorkshire Electricity Board in 1948 as part of the nationalisation of the electricity industry by the Electricity Act 1947, it was privatised in 1990 as the Yorkshire Electricity Group plc.  YEB headquarters were located at Scarcroft Lodge in Leeds.    

Adverts include:

Chocolate Sunday 

(Colour 1968)

Black Beauty Sweet Stout

Everybody is Drinking Black Beauty Sweet Stout from Hull Brewery Company Limited.  (Colour 1957)

Driway Monarch Weathercoat (needs title)

The Finest Made (Colour 1959)

Driway Raincoats Ltd. Driway House, Water Lane, Leeds

Driway Monarch Weathercoat (needs title)

The Finest Made (Colour 1959)

Driway Raincoats Ltd. Driway House, Water Lane, Leeds

YEB Central Heating

Homes love clean electricity.  (Colour 1966)

YEB Washing Machines 

See the tomorrow washing machines Today… at your Electricity Service Centre YEB (Colour 1965)

Smiths Cleaners

Smiths clean clothes, look smart last longer. (B&W 1966)

Smiths Cleaners

Quality cleaning costs less Go Smartly – go to Smiths Cleaners & Dryers (B&W Ilford stock)

YEB Free Ironing Board with washing machine

Free from your YEB Shop.  (B&W 1966)

Great Yorkshire Show

Harrogate 8th, 9th, 10th July (B&W 1969)

Crestona Frizets 

A one shilling packet lasts for a week. (B&W, Ilford stock)

Yorkshire Relish

Yorkshire Relish Think and Thin:  The most delicious sauces in the world.  (B&W 1957)

Coombes Shoe Repairs

Coombes keep the nation in it’s [sic] healthy feet.  (B&W, 1961)

Coombes Shoe Repairs

Come to Coombes.  (B&W 1959)

Great Yorkshire Show 

Harrogate 14th, 15, 16th July (B&W 1959)

YEB Cooker

See these tomorrow cookers today at your Electricity Service Centre YEB. (Colour 1965)

YEB Cooker

Homes love clean electricity (Colour 1966)

Black Beauty Sweet Stout

Black Beauty Sweet Stout for staying power.  Brewed by the Hull Brewery Company Limited.  (Colour 1957)

Johnson's Garment Cleaning 

Johnson’s brand new three day garment cleaning service.  Johnson the Biggest, Better Cleaners in the World.  (Colour 1959)

The West of England Sack Contractors 

Hire your sacks from the West of England Sacks Contractors Ltd. Incorporating Gospill Brown & Sons Ltd. Chrisholm, Fox, & Garner Ltd.  Branches and Depots everywhere.  (B&W 1959)

Crestona Frizets Free Cookbook

Free cookbook Crestona Frizets from your grocer.  (B&W 1959)

YEB Plan for Warmth

Plan for Warmth at your YEB shop.  (B&W 1968)  print out of sync

YEB Fridge Suitcase Offer

Don’t miss this fridge suitcase offer at your YEB shop.  (B&W 1968) 

YEB Free Tea Set with Electric Cooker

Free with every electric cooker (5KW or over) at your YEB shop.  (B&W 1968)