|Rushden Echo, 30th June 1967, transcribed by Kay Collins
Higham firm's record profits
THE Higham Ferrers-based firm of W. W. Chamberlain (Associated Companies) Ltd., manufacturers of shoe components, leather board and plastic laminates, have for the fourth successive year made a record group profit of £259,617.
In his report to the annual meeting the chairman and joint managing director, Mr. W. R. F. Chamberlain says that this result was achieved in spite of serious economic action by the Government.
"Against this background, I consider the year’s results satisfactory," he reports.