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Re: 1960's dispensing machines
« Reply #2 on: March 29, 2011, 14:20:55 »
The strawberry milk was brilliant and you could jump on the empty pack and make one hell of a bang  :)


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1960's dispensing machines
« Reply #1 on: March 29, 2011, 13:35:34 »
I had a memory come to me of a machine outside Cooks hardware shop on the Delce. It dispensed milk, strawberry milk and frozen orange pyramid shaped cartons. Was it sixpence ? I think so. I know if one hendled it a tad on the rough side it would errrm over dispense :)
I then started to wonder about the chewing gum machines also, I think a lot of them were franchised and the owner would go around collecting his money and re stocking, cant imagine how they made a profit from them.


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