The pioneers of cash trading
An ad for Whiteaway Laidlaw & Co. Ltd. descrbing them as the pioneers of cash trading in the east, with the claim of being the best value for cash. It lists the 50 different branches east of Suez where they were established, and includes the registered office address as being No 5, Cripplegate Buildings, London E.C. The ad shows an image of the company crest, with the tagline ‘who pays quickly pays least’.
Whiteaway Laidlaw & Co. Ltd.
Fariza Azlina Isahak, National Archives of Malaysia