Ref NoWBA/BT/21/46/1/377/12
TitlePhotograph of Glasgow store
DescriptionBlack and white photograph of 71 Gordon Street, Glasgow store exterior. The store was located directly outside Glasgow Central Station. Signage above the entrance to the store reads 'Boots Dispensing Chemists'. There are four windows each containing different product displays. The first contains aspirin and includes a sign which reads 'Boots Aspirin you cannot buy better'. The second window contains holiday products, and a poster reads 'Going away? Some holiday promotions'. Products include sunglasses, cameras and tripods, purses and bags, bathing caps, Colgate toothpaste, Penguin toothbrushes, Tek toothbrushes and Boots sun tan preparations. The third window contains nail products, under a poster which reads 'Your nail accessories here'. Products include emery boards, nail clippers, nail scissors, nail files and tweezers. In the fourth window are hair styling products, focusing predominantly on perms. The poster in the window reads 'Boots for the best selection of home perms'. Products include Toni Home Perms, Twink Home Perms, Adorn Home Perms, Rayve Home Perms and White Rain. There is also an additional poster which reads 'Which is your White Rain Shampoo?'. There is a notice on the door into the store which reads 'Boots Day and Night Service'. A billboard for the 'Daily Herald' is lent against a doorway at the rear of the store.
DateJuly 1956
Extent1 Item


NA914Store 613/Gordon Street/Glasgow/Scotland
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