Original images here.
I am not sure having a rat-like figure as your patriotic icon is the best choice of imagery.
Here is a little background on the character, from this source.
According to some vicious propaganda, being spread by evil scientists, chocolate is no longer a health food and should be avoided, at all cost. (especially if you're a dog)
This should be viewed as a wake-up call! Stock-up now!
Electricity: too cheap to meter!
Apparently not a Monty Python skit.
One of the weirder Hollywood offerings, this film depicts an American President gone wild in office--and it turns out to be a good thing! I'm surprised the film hasn't figured in this year's politics.
More info here.
Long unavailable, it's recently been reissued. Follow the Amazon link.
A scan from the book L'Homme dans le monde moderne
(Casterman, 1959). This is evidently how the French liked to imagine their colonial experience. I think the reality was slightly different. (via Mondorama 2000