The cost of living: 1916

Nostalgia for Laura.
Nostalgia for Laura.

The following items have been taken from the Bury Free Press archives, from 1916.

Eley smokeless sporting cartridges from gunmaker H Hodgson, of Town Hall Gun Works, Bury St Edmunds, cost 10s 6d per 100.

Aubyn Davies in St John’s Street, Bury, was selling suits to measure from 30s.

A single tooth, with warranty, from F W Bradley, of Angel Hill, Bury, cost from 2s 6d.