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Byers' Choice The Cries of London


Named for their vocal means of advertising, pictures of the "Cries of London" date back as early as the 1500's. Each vendor specialized in peddling a specific product or service on the streets of town. Everything from bread to produce to coal and matches could be purchased from these boisterous characters. One particular "crier" in 19th Century London could even be hired to rid your home of rats. Vendors would often deliver their sales pitch in the form of a poem or song in order to gather more attention. The sales of each individual's goods or services depended heavily upon the quality and volume of is or her "cry." Rhymes such as Hot Cross Buns can be attributed to these colorful individuals.

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Girl with Holly and Ivy

Byers' Choice Carolers are varied and one of kind pieces, handmade in the USA. In an effort to create a more satisfying shopping experience, Christmas Treasures now offers style and hair color choices for our Byers' Choice Carolers. A truly unique approach to Byers' Choice shopping.
Girl with Holly and Ivy Item Sku: 433W

Girl with Holly and Ivy

The 2012 Crier Selling Holly and Ivy will be accompanied by a young assistant and a beautiful cart to house their wares. Holly and ivy both remain green all winter and remind us of Springtime!
Introduced 2012

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