Front pages (and usually back, middle or other pages) chosen at random (more or less) from my collection of mostly 20th Century mostly British newspapers. Weekly new posts on Sundays, a Random Cutting on Wednesdays and a Random Advert on Fridays.
Friday, 14 December 2012
Random Ad - Gilbeys Port (1920's)
This 1920's advert for Gilbeys Invalid Port is simple and elegant with a beautifully drawn hand.
Two questions though. Shouldn't there be an apostrophe before or after the 'S' in Gilbeys? Who would buy port that wasn't 'valid'?