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Corn Beef, Vintage Ads & Happy St Patricks

Corn Beef, Vintage Ads & Happy St Patricks

on Mar 17, 2015

Corn Beef & Vintage Ads – Happy St Patricks Happy St. Patricks Day    Wear your vintage green,  settle in for some Irish cheer and enjoy these ads from the 1950s – 1960s   Corn Beef circa 1964.  Don’t forget the Piquant Sauce!   I wish I had a green car for this sweet deal.     Ireland, Indiana is an unincorporated...

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Hot Rod Lincoln

Hot Rod Lincoln

on Nov 22, 2014

In Madge’s research for the Edsel Ford article she found some amazing vintage advertisements for Lincoln Continental.  Since my dad was a car salesman for Lincoln in the 1960s and 70s, this brand has a special place in my heart.   Enjoy.                         Madge really wants one of this...

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Edsel Ford – No Flop

Edsel Ford – No Flop

on Nov 20, 2014

It’s the 20th day of National Blog Posting Month and it’s also Madge’s 100 post!  Now that’s something to celebrate. Edsel Ford – No Flop Edsel Ford – No Flop   Madge was leafing through some old magazines and found a couple of wonderful advertisements for Edsel, Ford Motor Company’s car of the future that became an ignominious flop.  A...

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Another Slice of Life

Another Slice of Life

on Nov 16, 2014

Another Slice of Life   It’s going be a busy weekend, so Madge is putting up some short posts over the next few days. That way she can still stay up-to-date on National Blog Posting Month.   Another Slice of Life A few days ago Madge featured a fabulous Life Magazine spread on dinner hats. She thought you might like to see some of the marvelous ads from...

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A Slice of Life, October 7, 1957

A Slice of Life, October 7, 1957

on Nov 15, 2014

A Slice of Life, October 7, 1957 Life October 7 1957 It’s going be a busy weekend, so Madge is putting up some short posts over the next few days. That way she can still stay up to date on National Blog Posting Month.   A Slice of Life, October 7, 1957     Madge loves vintage advertisements.  You can read all of the history books you want but to see...

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