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Modern Publicity 1957-58 Part 2

July 21, 2014

Welcome back from the weekend and a happy Monday to one and all. Did you know that it was 45 years ago (yesterday), Neil Armstrong and Buzz Aldrin left their footprints on history. I was only a toddler at the time so don’t remember it but hey …. what a feat ! Here’s my tribute.

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Following on from Part One, here’s a few more gems from the 1957 to 1958 edition of Modern Publicity.

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Love this characterful old boy with his Olympia Typewriter…. does anyone still use a Typewriter these days ?

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Some mighty fine packaging too… have cigarettes ever looked so good ? This should be for party poppers or party hats surely !

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The above packaging is for, bird food mix but I hoped it was for biscuits and not budgie stuff lol !

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A little about fashion.

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Fine colours.

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And fancy football boots ! Hope you enjoyed the mix !

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2 Comments leave one →
  1. July 25, 2014 2:46 pm

    Re: typewriters… I remember learning how to type on those things, we had to build up our pinky muscles! What a mess it was when one had to correct a mistake(s). I for one, am glad they’re gone!

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