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.

Next post at 9 a.m.

This entry was posted in Uncategorized and tagged , , , , , , , . Bookmark the permalink.

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

*

You may use these HTML tags and attributes: <a href="" title=""> <abbr title=""> <acronym title=""> <b> <blockquote cite=""> <cite> <code> <del datetime=""> <em> <i> <q cite=""> <strike> <strong>