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H. E. King

H. E. King, 26 Albert Road, Southsea, City ofPortsmouth, 2016 • Very old newsagents shuttered due to the death of its 87-year-old owner, Ray King – the shop had been in his family for over 100 years. A 2016 article here says: “He only stopped serving in his traditional shop, which he used to open at odd hours for theatre-goers and late-night drinkers, at the end of last year when he became ill.”

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