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Re: Magazine Ads

Post by Kitty » Tue Oct 22, 2019 10:31 pm

Awesome!! 🙂
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Re: Magazine Ads

Post by donnie » Sat Oct 26, 2019 8:35 pm

Nice looking Coke ad from the '40's. But those medicinal claims... :roll:
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Re: Magazine Ads

Post by Kitty » Sat Oct 26, 2019 9:33 pm

That's lovely! I think those glasses are adorable!
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Re: Magazine Ads

Post by donnie » Thu Nov 07, 2019 7:29 am

Not sure where this comes from. I'd like to see the whole ad.
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Re: Magazine Ads

Post by Kitty » Sun Nov 10, 2019 3:39 pm

This is in a magazine I found in an antique shop. The magazine is American Childhood, December 1949 edition. "The Modern Magazine for Primary Teachers".
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Re: Magazine Ads

Post by donnie » Mon Nov 11, 2019 1:51 pm

That's really interesting to see the creative process, isn't it? It's amazing how the rough sketch is a thing of beauty in
itself and how it already has all the vital elements in distilled form.

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Re: Magazine Ads

Post by Kitty » Mon Nov 11, 2019 4:50 pm

It is interesting! I'd never thought about there being a process like that.
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Re: Magazine Ads

Post by Kitty » Thu Nov 28, 2019 12:29 am

A bit of a weird ad, as it was published 2 days after Thanksgiving in 1929. Interestingly, Thanksgiving was also on November 28th in 1929, 90 years ago. As a bonus, I'll post a photo of Captain Nemo, a float that was in the parade on November 28th, 1929.
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Re: Magazine Ads

Post by donnie » Sat Nov 30, 2019 7:52 pm

A bit of an odd mascot for Life Cereal. What kind of creature is he/she/it?
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Re: Magazine Ads

Post by Kitty » Sat Nov 30, 2019 8:53 pm

It's REALLY weird, but he's supposed to be a protein. I love this ad!
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