Door No. 21
Advertisement for Powell’s Products in Rag Pie.
This advertisement is contained within the 1932 issue of Rag Pie, which was created and published by University students of Newcastle upon Tyne, in aid of the Newcastle Dispensary, The Babies’ Hospital, The Throat, Nose and Ear Hospital and the Eye Hospital. The magazine contains advertisements alongside stories, poems and songs written by students and sold for 6d to raise money for charity.
RAG is a student-led committee which organised fundraising activities and is still active today, although Rag Pie is no longer published.
Powells Products Ltd. operated on Kells Lane Low Fell until it went into liquidation in 1970.