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Catalog Number 10645-2237
Title Proof, Printing; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Pall Mall Cigarettes
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Printing proof advertisement. This is an advertisement for Pall Mall cigarettes. On the top is an illustration of two military pilots speaking to one another. One is seated in the cockpit of a plane and facing away from the viewer, while the other is facing out. He is showing the seated pilots two cigarettes; the longer Pall Mall and another, shorter cigarette. Beneath the illustration is the header "Compare Pall Mall with your old cigarette" in large cursive letters. There are two columns of print below the header; one claims "...FOR GENEROSITY" and the other states "...FOR SMOOTHNESS" Next to the columns of text is a depiction of a red pack of Pall Mall cigarettes. Beneath the columns is a drawing of a Pall Mall cigarette and a dotted outline below it, reading "PLACE YOUR OLD CIGARETTE HERE" Beneath the cigarette drawing, it says "You'll see this better cigarette 'WHEREVER PARTICULAR PEOPLE CONGREGATE'"
Date 1940
Year Range from 1940
Year Range to 1940
Material Paper, Ink
Medium Offset Lithograph
Artist Falter, John P.
Made Falter, John P.
Makers mark Copyright 1940, American Cigarette and Cigar Co.
Height (in) 12
Width (in) 8.812
People Falter, John Philip, 1910-1982
Other Name Advertisement
Event World War II
Credit line John P. Falter, Lafayette Hill, Pennsylvania
Collection Falter, John P. Collection
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