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Holiday Greetings from Burma Shave

I spotted this take on the classic 40’s roadside billboards from Burma Shave right here in Connecticut. Well done, whoever did this, and happy holidays! 23 more words

Photography

#Movember (the 22nd)

Some of the most successful advertising campaigns reallocated men to a safer space to recruit self-shavers. In 1937, Gillette adopted the popular medium of the comic-strip. 257 more words

Does Anyone Remember Burma Shave?

In one of the busiest passageways of the subway system (between the C and #7 train at Times Square), I noticed nine signs that hung… 253 more words

Signage

Where the Freeways Don't Go - Portland to Cottonwood

September 9-13, 2015

If you want to see many of the great sites in this country you have to get off the freeways and onto the old US highways and backroads. 682 more words

Travel

But Really Kids, I'm Just Waving Hello!



Circa 1940.   Click here for more info on The Burma-Shave Jingles.

In response to today’s Daily Prompt:   Break The Silence.

Image source:   My work on canva.com using the Burma-Shave™ logo as found on arcpress.com… 28 more words

Daily Prompts

Road Trips -

A departure from my “Detours”

You know it’s dangerous to think too much, but here I am thinking.

Today, I am detouring “Detours”.  I’m going to share something fun I hope. 1,098 more words

Burma-Shave Jingle: My Cheek ...


Circa 1951.   Click here for more info on The Burma-Shave Jingles.

Image source:   My work on canva.com using the Burma-Shave™ logo as found on arcpress.com

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