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Mr Straw's House, Nottinghamshire (Accredited Museum)
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Walter studied at a local college in Sheffield to gain his certificates from the Institute of Certified Grocers. He did so well he was awarded prizes for his work, in his first year Walter won first prize £3 3s awarded by J A Sharwood & Co Ltd a recognisable brand today and one of the founder members of the Institute. In his final examinations he was awarded £5 for special merit in commodities, parcelling and invoicing, teas and coffes and practical tests.
One of three wooden butter pat with ridged face and bevelled edges.