1944: Smash Them with the Smashing Sixth

In this 1944 advertisement for war bonds that was, it seems, paid for by a movie theater, we are urged to "Smash ’em with the smashing sixth," referring to the sixth war loan. The ad features a cute little missile crushing a Japanese flag.

Gary Cooper was playing "Casanova Brown" in 1944.

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