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SEVENTIES, 66%

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MX533635

THE SEVENTIES were a time of strikes and, in December 1974, the big national bakers decided to follow suit, demanding a 66% pay rise.Staff of larger firms had empty shelves and had to turn away dozens of customers. Small bakeries were working full-out but were unable to meet the demand as shops phoned in for extra supplies. Yeast sales went up as housewives decided to bake their own bread.(Picture) Empty shelves in bakery.3rd December 1974

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Color Black & White
Keywords 1970s,1974,20th Century,Baker,Bakery,Bread,Dispute,Shortage,Strikes,Supplies,Yeast
Credit Mirrorpix / GIW Photos
Year 1974
Model Released No
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