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[Kanda society] Person and cityscape (Kanda in important cultural property "Tomijiro Kobayashi funeral service") of Meiji to see to the lion founder, the first Tomijiro Kobayashi funeral service picture

Date Wednesday, October 18, 2017 from 18:30 to 20:30 (opening 18:00)
Place Station conference forever bridge 302 meeting room
The third floor of the Kandasudacho, Chiyoda-ku JR Kanda forever bridge building
Host progress Yukio Nishimura (NPO corporation Kanda society's director, University of Tokyo's professor)
Lecturer Nobuhiko Matsumura (Lion Corporation human resource department general affairs headquarters general affairs department history of a company reference library general manager)
Guest Masao Kotoda (learning meeting offers help to ordinary citizen, Gesshin Saito)
Yasuhiko Hotta (NPO corporation Kanda society vice-director, Yabu soba representative)
Reiji Takeda (Director of NPO corporation Kanda society)
Capacity 90 people ※As soon as reach first-come-first-served basis reception desk, capacity; the deadline
Expense [the public] 1,500 yen [member of Kanda society] 1,000 yen [student] 500 yen
※Guidance includes prior transfer system transfer methods after the application.
Access JR Line Akihabara Station 4-minute walk
Ginza Line Kanda Station 2-minute walk
Toei Shinjuku Line Ogawamachi Station 3-minute walk
Chiyoda Line Shin-Ochanomizu Station 3-minute walk
Sponsorship NPO corporation Kanda society
Reference The NPO corporation Kanda society secretariat
TEL: 03-3259-7550

Event contents

―We revive now,
Thought of Kanda 100 years ago and the well-established founder―

Familiar Lion Corporation was founded with toothbrushing and detergent at the Yanagihara bank of a river close to beautiful Kurahashi in 1891 (Meiji 24). Founder, first Tomijiro Kobayashi was earnest Christian and it produced charity right toothpaste with and sold and did and performed pioneer contribution to society activity.
Picture which recorded funeral service of the founder performed on December 16, 1910 (Meiji 43) was appointed to important cultural property in 2011 (Heisei 23) by the preciousness. We understand personality of the founder well from person from many funeral processions with picture, and Kanda 100 years ago such as Yanagihara street, state of YMCA of Kandamitoshirocho that streetcar runs revives. We ask about story of man of business (first generation, Tomijiro Kobayashi) of Meiji that founded detailed commentary of picture and the Kanda's first well-established company this time. It is lecture to know ex-Kanda, and to join together to the future.

From 18:30 to 18:40 opening
Lecture by from 18:40 to 19:40 Matsumura and the screening of film
Commentary of the Yanagihara Street change by from 19:40 to 19:55 Kotoda
From 19:55 to 20:15 talk session chairmanship: Yukio Nishimura
From 20:15 to 20:25 questions and answers, exchange of opinions

◆Application method
You specify full name, the participation number of all the participants, the pivot, unnecessary of receipt and e-mail participation application by Friday, October 13 or apply by FAX to NPO corporation Kanda society.
FAX: 03-3259-7555

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