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Apples by the case, 1935

Apples by the case, 1935

Most of the apples eaten in New Zealand are grown domestically. This 1935 poster produced by the publicity branch of New Zealand Railways suggested that buying large volumes of apples was good for the health of the individual and the family budget.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
Reference: Eph-E-FRUIT-1935-01

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David Burton, 'Food - Fruit', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, (accessed 16 April 2024)

Story by David Burton, published 5 Sep 2013