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When: 01 January 1935

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We start the week with this bonkers, but rather glorious ad for Bronco Toilet Paper, from a time when advertising copywriters were more robust in their approach!

B-59 has found a version of this ad "in situ" in a 1935 issue of Radio Stars magazine This would seem to suggest the 1930s as a plausible date/range for this cloacopapyrological image....


Collection: Mason Photographic Collection

Date: Catalogue range c.1890-1910. Clothes and style would suggest much later. Probably early/mid-1930s

NLI Ref: M24/61/8

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