Mrs Holroyd is a former accounting machine
operator and has two sons and four grandchildren.
and then I had three months to learn the complicated Burroughs accounting machine
which printed out the daily transactions.
I STARTED work at the HP Sauce factory in 1949 and trained as an accounting machine
Charles Kettering invents an accounting machine
for the Notional Cash Register Co.
She trained as an accounting machine
operator and dealt with wages and accounts for 12 years.
This involved managing a group of 20 tough ladies who pounded out reams of paper on an accounting machine
I worked somewhere else and ended up getting made redundant by an accounting machine
Contract award: Calculating and accounting machines
I stayed there for about two years doing various jobs, then was moved to the wholesale accounts dept where I trained on the Burroughs accounting machines
and stayed there until 1963 when I got married.
All items of value - accounting machines
, typewriters, steel-bound and other ledgers, cash - had to be stored in the strong rooms at night using a hand-controlled lift and deliveries of pounds 240 of copper coins had to be loaded and weighed weekly.
During her life she appeared in ads for Max Factor Colorfast Lipstick, Lustre-Creme Shampoo, Lux Toilet Soap, Cashmere Bouquet soap, National accounting machines
and Old Gold cigarettes.
In the 1950s and '60s, punched card accounting machines
were used to assist the logistics field's UNIVAC 1050-11 computers.