"Will absorb all fatty tissues from any part of the body." I wonder if Dr. Bouchaud was related in any way to Dr. Anton Phibes?
From The Australian Home Journal
, June 1926 [via Vintage Ads
You recall perhaps the full-size rubber mask of the mystery half-wit
? Well, here he is again, as a hand-puppet, inexplicably consorting with legit Disney characters. The manufacturers must have loved that design.
Original ad here.
The economy that soda built.
Name your poison! Bosco, Ovaltine, Borden's or Tootsie V-M?
Existential candybars, as only David Cronenberg could direct it.
For more weirdness, try his new novel.
What is this jolly beatnik advertising?
1) Slot cars
2) Saturday morning cartoon shows
3) Vinyl records
5) Frederick's of Hollywood
Find the answer here.
Calling this "news" is highly generous.
magazine for September 13, 1962.
Compare to Follies #227.