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by Jeff Cornish January. 18, 2011 3588 views

A practice has lately sprung up among advertisers of sending out persons “made up” in such a style as to represent the article it is intended to advertise. We have seen a series of men converted into gigantic hats, and we have observed other contrivances of equal ingenuity. We think, however, the principle might be still further carried out . . .

Punch, Jan.-Jun. 1846

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Sadhya Rippon 6 years, 9 months ago

I like the editing you have used here. Looks very poster like.

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Pauline Wilson Brooks 6 years, 9 months ago

I really should read more carefully - I thought it said 'half-baked meatloaf' and for a second thought that was a very non-politically correct reference ... the guy looks cold!

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Brenda Nelson 6 years, 9 months ago

Maybe they should have hired "Meatloaf", the singer??!! He would certainly have attracted diners. Nice candid shot, Jeff.

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Darlene Foster 6 years, 9 months ago

Nice find!

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Claire 6 years, 9 months ago

cool !!!!!!!!!!!

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