Mosenthals: A Metaphor for the Fortunes of Port Elizabeth

For me, the firm Mosenthals epitomises both the growth and subsequent decline of Port Elizabeth, but also the trajectory of South Africa’s industrial, agricultural and commercial growth.  Even my family has a connection to this once prominent company. Firstly, my maternal grandfather was a wool sorter and later my mother was a typist in their … Continue reading Mosenthals: A Metaphor for the Fortunes of Port Elizabeth