25th February 2021

Tailors’ Buttons

McPherson, Callander Pty. Ltd.

Alexander McPherson had run a tailoring business since 1908. The partnership with Roy Milton Callander (1892-57) ran from 1918 until 1952.

Numurkah Leader (Victoria), 29th October 1919 page 2.

Shepparton Advertiser (Victoria), 19th December 1921 page 6.


E. Scheding, Sydney

Eric Otto Gabriel Scheding was born in Sweden in 24th March 1892. He came to Sydney in 1925 and applied for naturalisation in 1930. He was a tailor from 258 George Street, Sydney.


G. W. Jenkins, Eaglehawk

The Bendigo Independant (Vic), 18th December 1913 page 6.

Gilbert William Jenkins (1878-1959) had a tailoring shop in High Street, Eaglehawk from 1906 onwards.