An Ad a Day
One year ago - By The Fabuleous Fifties
Saturday Advertising Leftovers.
A couple of years ago I got several bound newspaper books. Over the last year I have been cutting up some of them and selling the remains on Ebay. The most interesting takeaway from this is how many cartoons and cartoonlike illustrations could be found on your regular daily newspaper page between 1935 and 1955. I have already shown a lot of Sunday newspaper ads (especially from the late forties and fifties), but they had their daily counterparts as well. On the aberage comic strip page, one day a week some extra room was saved for a daily newspaper ad, and...
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The headlines of Artwork Mag
the only astronaut we can invite home !!
The Last Trip
we will all take this trip one day -
Estasi di Santa Teresa
Gian Lorenzo Bernini
Why Does He Keep Doing It?
Sunday Al Williamson Surprise. Next up is another western by Williamson and Stan Lee. Another twist to the 'the villian is coming to town' trope.
USK Workshop - Wink, Squint & Approve
Kumi Matsukawa is inviting you to her workshop Wink, Squint and Appreciate on December 18th in Amakusa City, Japan. Overview: This is a basic course to learn how to compose...
Saturday Leftover Day. Anyone who knows my blog, know I have a special interest in the comic section ads that were produced by the Johnstone and Cushing talent agency. There...