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From the Collection of Orbost & District Historical Society Ruskin Street Orbost Victoria

A small paper account, black print and blue writing. At the top are illustrations of two young girls with an advertisement for Chamberlain's Cough Remedy between them. The account is from A.J. Royce & Co. to R. P. Cameron.
H-215mm W-125mm
Object Registration
account book-keeping royce-a.j. cameron-robert-pullar
Historical information
A. J. Royce & Co. were general merchants in Orbost. Royce's was essentially a bakery in Nicholson Street on the site of the present supermarket.
Robert Pullar Cameron was a Shire Councillor for many years. He married Penuel Hossack and had a family of James, Flora, Penuel and Alex.
When Made
April 29 19??
Made By
Royce, A. J. (general merchants)
This item is an example of the hand-written book-keeping of an early 20th century business in Orbost. It is a useful research tool.
Last updated
18 Jan 2018 at 12:16PM