Fitzpatrick calendar

This 1970 calender was issued by Fitzpatrick - a popular supermarket that operated on Orchard Road. Opened in 1958 by H. Holt who took over the original company established in 1946, the store catered to an upper-class clientele with its air-conditioned interior, automated doors and valet parking. The 1974 World Cup final was telecast for free on Siera TV at the Fitzpatrick’s Supermarket carpark In 1985, business was up for sale for undisclosed losses and was subsequently purchased by Cold Storage

Date/Period
1970
Region
Singapore.
Dimension
Object size: 49.7 x 29.3 x 0.2 cm
Accession No.
2018-00512
Collection of
National Museum of Singapore
Category
Folklife Collection