Advertising

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Going Dutch With Paper

Paper vendors produced some stylish catalogues and sample books during the 20th century, but few matched the bravura of Papiermolen.

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Sugar Will Set You Free

With all the warnings about the toxic effects of sugar on the body and mind, isn't it refreshing to look back to, say, 1954, when sugar was a virtue?

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A Subway Ride Wrapped in Art

This New York City Subway train wrapped completely in Mark Alan Stamaty cartoons presents an outside-the-box approach to advertising.

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Whip Up Some Hard-Hitting Ads

This "Localized ACTION Advertising" booklet for the Morgan building materials company demonstrates the direct style of Depression-era advertising.

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Living in a Turkocracy

Simply pop a Swanson turkey dinner in, heat and serve, and just be thankful we live in a new America where turkeys roam free on the gravy train.