The smartest people in the whole friggin’ world had a con in ‘27…
They don’t make radio ads like this anymore. 1927
Bonus points for how the scroll of “All Electric” starts with a wall plug, then continues over the brand name, takes a couple curls around the copy, and ends in an arrow to the coupon.
I honestly don’t remember why I have all these slides here on my desk, encroaching into my computer keyboard. I know I looked at them and sorted them into categories at one time but that’s all I remember, not what I intended to do with them after that.
What computer labs used to look like: several large processor units, lots of tape storage, and two dumb-terminals to do the work on. Note the primative email machine (an electric typewriter) in the lower-middle.
vintage: 5% actual vintage (25+ yrs old) stuff, 5% photos of Marilyn Monroe or The Beatles, 90% “vintage style” edits of pictures taken this week.
atari: 10% were posted by Denny’s, the restaurant chain, because of a tie-in license they currently hold.