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Object ID 001487

Object Name Lucky Strike magazine advertisement

Object Desc Print advertisement for Lucky Strike smoking tobacco from the Saturday Evening Post. In wood frame with cardboard backing

Collection General Collection

Accession # CMY001906

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General Category Printed Material

Category Advertisements


Source Category Found In Collection

Accession Date JAN 1,1991


Location Tobacco Exhibit

Object Date 1927

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Status On Exhibit

Object Keywords Saturday Evening Post,tobacco,smoking,Lucky Strike,advertising,print advertising,periodicals,magazines,

Title Lucky Strike magazine advertisement




Description / Abstract

Physical Description Paper magazine advertisment in a wood frame with glass and cardboard back. Rectangular. Print is on white paper with graphic of tobacco tin at center with orange background. At top edge text is for magazine page 44, Saturday Evening Post, March 12, 1927. Text at bottom of page, "Men like the flavor / women enjoy the fragrance". Circle at lower right with "15" in it. Frame is painted gold. On back there is metal piece at top edge for hanging. Cardboard is attached via metal nails to bail. Masking tape along top and bottom edges and right side. Dimensions (include frame): 15 1/16" H x 11 1/16" W x 5/8" D


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Image Caption CMY1906



Date FEB 15,2014

Summary fair

Assessor BN

Notes Needs attention. Frame is not archival. Should be removed. Paper is in good conditoin. Light yellowing and discoloration on edges. Some creases along bottom 1/4 of page. At left edge just above center there are two holes in page with no loss of paper Frame is in fair condition. Dark marks along top. Wear and white marks along bottom edge. On back side, tape is loose and unattached at lower right edge. Wood frame has accretions and residue from tape along edges. Metal nails are rusted. Masking tape is discolored. Black mark on cardboard at right edge center. Cardboard has wear, creases and light scratches.


Date FEB 20,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 1 from Room 7 - automatic entry by admin

Date FEB 25,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Room 7, Shelf 11 from Room 7, Shelf 1 - automatic entry by admin

Date MAR 23,2014

Summary Status change

Notes Status changed to On Exhibit from On-Site Collection Storage - automatic entry by admin

Date MAR 23,2014

Summary Location change

Notes Location changed to Tobacco Exhibit from Room 7, Shelf 11 - automatic entry by admin



Date APR 15,2014

Notes Home Location: Room 7, Shelf 16