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Hurry back : an illustrated centenary history of Mayne Nickless

Author: Brian Carroll; Mayne Nickless Limited.
Publisher: Melbourne, Vic. : Mayne Nickless, 1986.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Brian Carroll; Mayne Nickless Limited.
ISBN: 0958894116 9780958894111 0958894108 9780958894104
OCLC Number: 14249221
Notes: Includes index.
Description: 172 pages : illustrations ; 30 cm
Contents: pt. 1. The Enoch Nickless years --
Mr Mayne and Mr Nickless offer to deliver parcels --
Merger with McCulloch --
Short-lived prosperity --
John Mayne: mystery man --
Enoch Nickless stayer --
Mayne Nickless and marvellous Melbourne --
The trouble with horses --
The not-so-marvellous nineties --
A disastrous leap into the motor age --
Interlude: the Mullaly & Byrne era --
pt. 2. The Charles Davis years --
Enter Charles Davis --
Going public --
Starting troubles --
General Motors turns the tide, but leads to trouble --
Writing off the losses --
From the old grey mare to armoured cars --
Looking outwards: agencies and collapsible cases --
Coping with the Second World War --
Peace brings new problems --
A growing business in armoured cars --
The Charles Davis style. pt. 3. The Ralph Davis years --
Ralph Davis takes over --
Expanding interstate --
The P & O connection --
Nationwide in New Zealand --
Metropolitan Ice --
Metropolitan Security Services --
Stephens joins the group --
The Ralph Davis style --
pt. 4. The Bruce Redpath years --
Bruce Redpath takes over --
Coping with size --
Expanding overseas: Britain and Japan --
Expanding overseas: North America --
The Great Bookie Robbery --
The Bruce Redpath style --
pt. 5. The Ian Webber years --
Ian Webber takes over --
Expansion in Australia --
More moves in North America --
Steady progress in Britain and Japan --
Diversification in New Zealand --
A move into China --
A link with APM --
The Ian Weber Style --
Mayne Nickless at 100.
Responsibility: Brian Carroll.

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