Sunday, June 17, 2012
Here are some great examples of advertising postcards from the 1960s. The Pluto Water had a real serious drug in it. And it only took 70 years before it was taken of the market. Here is the Wikpedia link to Pluto Water. ENJOY! This card is from the beautiful French Lick Sheraton Hotel, the home of the World famous Pluto Water laxative, since 1848 concentrated and bottle here, and sold in drug stores throughout the Western Hemisphere. Kellogg Company, Battle Creek Michigan - Kellogg's is the world's largest manufacturer of ready to eat cereals with plants throughout the world. The Battle Creek Plant, the original home of Kellogg's has been bringing "The best to you each morning" for over 50 years. Durham, North Carolina - You are invited to take a hostess conducted tour through this modern cigarett factory conveniently located on Main Street. Visiting hours 8:00 to 11:15 A.M. and 1:00 to 3:30 P.M. Monday trough Friday.
Tuesday, June 12, 2012
Sunday, June 10, 2012
Here are some cool 1950s postcards of one of my favorite places at the time. Marineland of the Pacific in Palos Verdes, Southern California. Not a big fan of these types of places now. There is an ocean for these fish and mammals, and that is where they belong. ENJOY!