As a result of these friendships, in 1949 Lionel went to work for Stafford Allen & Sons, Ltd. Lionel also became a director of the San Lorenzo citrus fruit processing company in Sicily.

After the merger of the Bush, Boake and Allen businesses in 1964, Lionel would go on to found Lionel Hitchen (Essential Oils) Limited.

Published On: June 1st, 1949Categories: Timeline

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