The Way They Were…

Thursday, June 17 2010
The Way They Were…

This is part of a wonderful selection of old pictures dug out by our pals at HMV for its Get Closer Twitter feed, part of an album of old pictures from the retailer dating as far back as the 1920s. And we love them all, even the 1980s one, when the sharp glare of consumerism and store takeovers as beginning to become prevalent. There’s something about them that’s inherently quaint and makes us go all dewy-eyed. Keep an eye out, among the set, for a Nipper car, as well as train – branding for the retailer before the concept became as widespread as it is today.  See the rest here

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