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Catalog Number 10645-3986
Title Advertisement; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Lucky Strike presents The Man Who Knows
Object Name Ad, Print
Description Black and white Lucky Strike advertisement poster titled "Lucky Strike presents The Man Who Knows." Main image is a black and grey illustration of a man, J.M. Ball, in a suit, tie, and hat seated on a push cart among piles of tobacco. Ball is holding tobacco leaves in his hand and is looking straight ahead. A text panel is placed to the left of Ball with a quote from "The Tobacco Auctioneer!". Captioned below the illustration is "Fine Tobacco is what counts in a cigarette." More ad copy follows and a halftone photograph of a woman lighting up a cigarette. Overlying the photograph is a carton of Lucky Strikes cigarettes. At the bottom of the ad is the Lucky Strike slogan and tag line. "Copy No. 15806 // 6 columns x 230 lines" is printed on the lower left and "Ad No. 1A" is printed on the lower middle.

J.M. Ball, Tobacco Auctioneer; Lucky Strike Advertisement
Date 1940-1949
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1949
Culture American
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.; The American Tobacco Company
Place of Origin USA
Inscription Text John Falter
Height (in) 22.125
Width (in) 15.125
People Ball, J.M.
Other Name Advertisement
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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