2019 Christmas cards on sale in Stamford feature advertising in the Rutland and Stamford Mercury from the 1940s
Quirky charity Christmas cards are on sale from the Mercury offices in Cherryholt Road, Stamford.
Each £4 pack of five cards features a seasonal advertisement from the newspaper, originally published in the 1940s.
They feature butchers, grocers, outfitters and electrical retailers who were then trading in the town.
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