October 27, 1936
An unusual one for today’s Pic of the Day, but couldn’t resist it. This is the upstairs store of H. Downes & Company, 10 Thomas Street, Waterford. It’s allegedly a space for tea blending, but all of these earthenware jugs seem to be holding stronger liquid than tea, including Jameson’s Whiskey!

See another photo in our October set taken at this Wine & Whiskey Stores. H. Downes & Co. (established 1797) lives on at this location, now a pub…

Date: 27 October 1936

NLI Ref.: P_WP_4172