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Catalog Number 10645-2241
Title Proof, Printing; John Falter; Offset Lithograph; Pall Mall Cigarettes
Object Name Proof, Printing
Description Color offset lithograph on white paper. Printing proof advertisement. An advertisement for Pall Mall Cigarettes. The upper half of the ad is an illustration of two men, probably mechanics for the military, standing in front of a piece of machinery, and airplane engine? The man on the proper right side wearing a hat and looking up at the other man on the proper left side. This man has no hat, but is comparing the size of two cigarettes. Underneath the illustration is the tagline 'Compare Pall Mall with your old cigarette.' Below that on the proper right side is an illustration of a Pall Mall cigarette pack. On the lower proper left side are two columns of text, on starting with '...For Generosity,' the other with '...For Smoothness.' Below the text is an illustration of two cigarettes, one is a Pall Mall cigarette, the other is an outline of a smaller cigarette with 'place your old cigarette here' typed inside. At the very bottom is '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) 11.937
Width (in) 8.811999999999999
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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