Random thoughts about 1950s comic book ads


#1

Has internet/e-mail/telephone technology killed stamp collecting as a childhood activity?

April 20th, 2012 at 4:47 pm Leonard editedout Says:
I sorta knew they were all ripoffs but I couldn’t resist “100 Magnets for $1″ what I got was a sheet of perferated magnets about the same dimensions as a sheet of acid…


#2


now celebrating 50 years of zipcoding

I noticed an "include a 3cent stamp in one ad–

Stamp price timeline
http://www.akdart.com/postrate.html


#3

Dynamic Tension with Charles Atlas.
I finally made it up to 98 pounds to qualify in 9th grade.


#4

Most of us on this site can relate to the skinny man in the ad. Except the majority of us stay repulsively skinny and just learn to not care what others think :smiley: :rolleyes: :cool:


#5

I like being 98 lbs. When Charles Atlas can run a sub 4 minute mile I’ll try dynamic tension.


#6

//youtu.be/ https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=C2oBQVRXn6k

…and wineturtle’s friends danced funny too