COLOUR WORKS: MY BRITISH ARCHIVE THE 1980S AND 90S
RUNNER OFFICE WORKERS CITY OF LONDON FINANCIAL DISTRICT ENGLAND 198OS
City of London. 1980’s
A Topper from a Discount House they bought and sold discounts and or negotiates bills of exchange or promissory notes. Traditionally they never took notes of their meeting; they were supposed to remember the details. The wearing of top hats was abandoned during the mid to late 1980s.
A "Topper" at a Discount House. He carries no brief case or files, a clue that might suggest that he was indeed a Partner or Senior Staff at...