In the 19th and early 20th centuries some households were lucky enough to use commercially manufactured toilet paper; others made do with newspaper cut into squares. This roll of Safix toilet paper is kept at Highwic, a historic house in Auckland.
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Heritage New Zealand – Pouhere Taonga
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