The British Hong-Kong Tea Company, London
Hugh Farmer: Does anyone know if this London company had any connection to Hong Kong apart from in its name?
This advert is from 1847 courtesy of the superb British website www.gracesguide.co.uk. I don’t know where it was originally published.
Note that “Nobility, Gentry, Clergy, Hotel & Boarding House Keepers …may be supplied with packages”. That leaves most of us out then.
This article was first posted on 1st March 2014.