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Aero advert, 1937

It’s more of this kind of thing today. Oh, why don’t I just go and live in 1937 if I like it so much? Anyway. I do like the 1930s approach to chocolate advertising....

Friday Fun – Rhubarb Charades, 1934

From Sid G. Hedges’ The Home Entertainer comes today’s game – “Rhubarb Charades”. It’s quite an involved version of charades, where one team picks a famous person (in their example it’s Hitler) and then...