A very strange and yet beautiful Christmas ad, complete with holly berries in the background, for Helmar Cigarettes circa 1920; we restored the text as it was fairly worn away.
Never mind that the packaging motif is Egyptian as opposed to Turkish!
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With a new month, comes a new project from Howard Lamey of littleglitterhouses.com--a copy of the vintage "high school" putz from the late Papated's site: the House of the Month for 2005; click on the link and keep scrolling down the page http://www.cardboardchristmas.com/forums/viewtopic.php?f=2&t=423
Tiny Things Are Cute is having a goodbye to summer sale through Monday; click on the link http://www.tinythingsarecute.com/
A really fab Flash Gordon post--cool images too--over at Toys & Stuff http://www.toyconnect.blogspot.com/2013/09/just-imagine-prelude-to-flash-gordon-on.html
LOVE all the Christmas postings over at Viewliner--there are 24--Christmas seals, Santa and more http://www.viewlinerltd.blogspot.com/search/label/Christmas