What is rag trade?

Some articles on rag trade:

Chesney And Wolfe - Chesney and Wolfe's Works
... In 1961 the duo created The Rag Trade, starring Peter Jones, Miriam Karlin and Reg Varney ... a kind of period-piece variation on The Rag Trade ... In 1977, an updated version of The Rag Trade was produced by LWT for the ITV network, with Peter Jones and Miriam Karlin returning, and Anna Karen virtually repeating her ...
The Rag Trade
... The Rag Trade is a British television sitcom broadcast by the BBC between 1961 and 1963 and by LWT between 1977 and 1978 ... Wild Women was a period variation of The Rag Trade ... The Rag Trade was revived by ITV company LWT in 1977, with Jones and Karlin reprising their roles ...

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