The cost of living: 1926

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The following items have been taken from the Bury Free Press archives, from 1926.

Natural red fox ties from W Plumpton & Sons, known as Plumpton’s, in Suffolk House, Bury St Edmunds, cost 35s 11d, while beaver coney fur coats cost £7 10s.

Ninette’s, in St John’s Street, Bury, was selling dance frocks from 1 guinea.

Wireless headphones cost 5s per pair at R J Bates & Co, in Bury.