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Winters entire shop window used to be lowered down into water for nightly safekeeping of gold and silver adornments.

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Little Underbank Stockport through out the ages, The original Joke shop first started trading here in 1971. The shop sold Laughing bags, stink bombs, whoopee cushions, space dust, and slime muck! The first queen of Hearts costume was a size 8 made from Mrs Walsh's wedding dress, she was a machinist in her youth and so was able to transform the dress before hiring it out! She once made a gorilla suit to order as there was not in stock, give me half and hour she told the customer and got to work on her sewing machine!  Mr Walsh (a...

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