E B Shepherd (Pvt) Ltd

E B Shepherd (Pvt) Ltd

Salisbury

Edward Bruce Shepherd (b.1891 South Africa) was locally known as ‘Pop’ Shepherd. As a Rotarian, he hosted Rhodesia’s first Rotary meeting at his house on 2nd May 1930 where he became the first secretary and after holding office for 11 years was elected president in 1940. In 1942, he made the King’s Birthday Honour List for his work with social services in Central Africa.

E B Shepherd (Pvt) Ltd traded as Shepherd’s Stationery Service. Shepherd died 15th January, 1953 but the business seems to have continued into the 1960’s but it is unknown what happened after that period.

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