Print ad, ‘A Friend In Need,’ c.1928-1935. An ESB electric kettle; “ready to supply your need in a few minutes at any hour of the day or night and in any room in the house…” Perfect for when a friend pops over for #tea ☕️#InternationalDayOfFriendship #ThursdayThought pic.twitter.com/K6kRJ60BKC
— ESB Archives (@ESBArchives) July 30, 2020
Ireland welcomes the electric kettle.
It shaved literally seconds off previous tea making times.
Life would go rapidly downhill from this point on.
— Marsh's Library (@MarshsLibrary) July 30, 2020