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Images Dated 14th December 2016

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The Fat Boy of Peckham Featured 14 Dec 2016 Print

The Fat Boy of Peckham

John Trundley, or sometimes, Trunley (1898 - 1944), known as the Fat Boy of Peckham shown in a series of photographs at the time he was appearing at the Royal in Holborn, when he was aged five and already weighed 10 stone, 4lb. Unable to walk to school, London County Council proposed to run a tramway an additional 400 yards to Reddin's School so that John could receive an education, a decision criticised by Lord Northcliffe. Trundley lived to adulthood, married and had children, but died in an air raid in 1944. Date: 1903

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Making Christmas Crackers at Tom Smith's Featured 14 Dec 2016 Print

Making Christmas Crackers at Tom Smith's

Page from The Tatler reporting on the various stages involved in manufacturing Christmas crackers at the famous Tom Smith's factory. Top photograph shows women making up the shiny coats of the crackers, while others show the crackers being filled, packed and their feathered ends cut. Date: 1903

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans

Christmas, Crackers, Dec16, Edwardian, Factory, Manufacture, Smiths, Tom, Women, Working, Xmas

The Hon C. S. Rolls in his 110 H.P. Mors car Featured 14 Dec 2016 Print

The Hon C. S. Rolls in his 110 H.P. Mors car

Charles Stewart Rolls (1877-1910) British engineer and aviator in 1906. Henry Royce built his first motor car in 1904 and in May of that year met Charles Rolls, whose company sold quality cars in London. Agreement was reached that Royce Limited would manufacture a range of cars to be exclusively sold by CS Rolls & Co they were to bear the name Rolls-Royce. Pictured seated in his 110 H.P. Mors car with which he beat the world's record at Welbeck on 12 October 1903, travelling at a rate of 83 3/4 miles per hour. Date: 1903

© Illustrated London News Ltd/Mary Evans