Story: Shops

Jim Soteros, 1976

Jim Soteros, 1976

Greek tobacconist, barber and newsagent Jim Soteros looks out from his small shop in Farish Street, Wellington. Barbers often sold tobacco, newspapers and other products to their customers.

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Alexander Turnbull Library, Evening Post Collection (PAColl-0614)
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Carl Walrond, 'Shops - Small-town and suburban shopping', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/21215/jim-soteros-1976 (accessed 7 December 2021)

Story by Carl Walrond, published 11 Mar 2010, updated 1 Sep 2016