Crawley Town Band, 1906
Portrait photographer and photographic materials dealer, 133 High Street, Crawley. Parsons was in business by 1905 and continued until at least 1930, but issued very few postcards. A borderless black and white real photographic of the George V Coronation proclamation at Crawley on June 22, 1911, has a boldly handwritten caption on the photograph and is stamped on the back in purple ink: "Parsons Photo Crawley". He also published a real photographic card of the prize shield won by the Crawley Town Band at a competition in Horsham in 1906, and others with printed captions showing the Band in 1911 and 1913. A card of a band in a crowd-filled street posted in 1907 is rather curiously labelled "Horsham Recreation".
The 1919 Electoral Register records that Parsons was married and his wife was called Mary Eliza.
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