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‘Coffee, biscuit and cig’ day

‘Coffee, biscuit and cig’ day

Dateline: August 1948: Seventy years ago this week, a ‘coffee, biscuit and cigarette service’ began in Leeds. It was visited by one of the YEP’s reporters at the time, who described it as “a warm and pleasant room”, comprising 12 tables “draped in snow white cloths waiting mutely for the great event.”

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