Daily Archives: May 28, 2010

1985: Would You Buy Gas from a Gorilla?

Chuck’s Conoco used a gorilla named Bubba to sell gas in 1985. Would you buy gas from a gorilla? I’d make a joke about the oil spill here, but it probably wouldn’t be very nice.

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1960: Farmers Talk How About How the Spring Is Going

The Daily Globe asked how spring work was going for farmers in 1960, and got some different answers. Next post at 6 p.m.

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1945: Your Country Is Still At War. Are You?

Your country is still at war, said this Hamm’s Beer ad from 1945 in Luverne. Are you? Next post at 11 a.m.

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