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15 Wacky Comic Book Ads from the 1950’s!
If you’re anything like me (ouch, sorry to hear that), you read a lot of comic books from the 1950’s and are constantly depressed that most of the (patently awesome) things advertised in them are no longer available.
If you aren’t like me and don’t really peruse comics from 70 years ago, I can show you some of the wacky advertisements that appeared in those books!
Well, what are you going to buy!?
All images public domain from Comic Book Plus. If you are interested in more weird comic book stuff from the past, you can also check out Comic Book Clippings which updates daily.
...the room is dark, lit only by a lone torch burning in a wall sconce. The smokiness from the torch mixes with a pungent odour of mildew and rot. You can hear the movement of rodents and insects around you, but none of that is nearly as disturbing as the occasional shake of the ground and rumbles that you hear from far below...
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