More Wembley Maps.
by
Bill Tonkin
And now for some more new maps. First of all I have had to change the description of map no 15, so here is the new description. I have recently purchased some maps and when I was able to compared map No. 10 and 15 I found they were both the same, so I have replaced No 15 with a new map.

Contents of different panels on (new) Map number 15.

I. Blank.

K, L, M & N Picture of the Imperial Stadium and text on the British Empire Exhibition. The headings of the paragraphs are, Variety and Colour, Monster Military Tattoos, A Fellowship of Empire and The Great Home-coming.

S, T, U, & V. London Midland and Scottish Railway The Largest Railway in Great Britain and small map. The Special Arrangements, Organisers of Parties.


Contents of different panels on Map number 37.

I. Advert for Mazda Electric Lamps.

K, L, M & N Picture of the Imperial Stadium and text on the British Empire Exhibition. The headings of the paragraphs are, Variety and Colour, The Tomb of Tut, Monster Military Tattoos, and An Empire Parliament.

S. Advert for Mazda Gas filled Lamp and table showing watts, voltage & prices.

T, & U. Advert for Mazda Electric Lamps and the British Empire.

V. Advert for Mazda Vacuum Lamp and table showing watts, voltage & prices.

Contents of different panels on Map number 38.

I. Advert for British Industries Fair 1924. With printers reference P 129/b. 7 mm between box and ‘For fuller etc.’ seven lines of text measures 33 mm deep.

K, L, M & N Picture of the Imperial Stadium and text on the British Empire Exhibition. The headings of the paragraphs are, Variety and Colour, Monster Military Tattoos, A Fellowship of Empire and The Great Home-coming.

S. How the Exhibition began - Primary Purposes - A Co-operative Effort.

T, & U. All the World will be at Wembley, Fifteen miles of Exhibition. Bird’s eye view of the Grounds. (as Fleetway postcard No. 31).

V. Art of the Empire - The Two Georgians - Short Time Exhibits.

Contents of different panels on Map number 39.

I. Advert, When at the Exhibition call at the G. W. R. Stands. 1. Palace of Engineering 2 Kiosk (Lakeside West).

K, L, M & N Picture of the Imperial Stadium and text on the British Empire Exhibition. The headings of the paragraphs are, Variety and Colour, Monster Military Tattoos, A Fellowship of Empire and The Great Home-coming.

S. Quick trains by G.W.R. to London for the Exhibition.

T, & U. Travel by G. W. R. to London and Map of Southern England showing rail lines.

V. Special Excursion Bookings at cheap fares. G. W. R. Stations

Contents of different panels on Map number 40.

I. Advert for London Midland and Scottish Railway London now or never. Train in yellow and brown across the back of the map.

K, L, M & N Picture of the Imperial Stadium and text on the British Empire Exhibition. The headings of the paragraphs are, Variety and Colour, Monster Military Tattoos, A Fellowship of Empire and The Great Home-coming.

S.T, U & V. It’s Easy to get to Wembley The London Midland and Scottish Railway Makes it So. Advert printed in brown on yellow. Fares from Glasgow.

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