What am I seeing here?!
1960fury
Posted 2019-12-08 1:45 PM (#591281)
Subject: What am I seeing here?!



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Is it a real (1955) ad? Never saw it before.
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https://www.ebay.com/itm/08679-1955-PLYMOUTH-CAR-AD-ART-LAMINATED-PO...
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Viper Guy
Posted 2019-12-08 2:34 PM (#591283 - in reply to #591281)
Subject: Re: What am I seeing here?!



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It’s a “doctored up” old Plymouth magazine or promo ad of a ‘55 Plymouth.
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56D500boy
Posted 2019-12-08 3:28 PM (#591288 - in reply to #591283)
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Viper Guy - 2019-12-08 11:34 AM
It’s a “doctored up” old Plymouth magazine or promo ad of a ‘55 Plymouth.


They did try to make the 55 Plymouth's glamorous and exciting, appealing to young, vibrant but sensible "Young in Heart" couples:







Edited by 56D500boy 2019-12-08 3:28 PM
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1960fury
Posted 2019-12-08 5:34 PM (#591293 - in reply to #591281)
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I meant the wheels! Wire wheels on a Plymouth in an ad? And painted wire wheels?
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56D500boy
Posted 2019-12-08 9:58 PM (#591302 - in reply to #591293)
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1960fury - 2019-12-08 2:34 PM
I meant the wheels! Wire wheels on a Plymouth in an ad? And painted wire wheels?


I am sure that they were available as an option and presumably, a "glamorous" option, so they were featured in an advert to spice things up.



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firedome
Posted 2019-12-09 3:40 PM (#591347 - in reply to #591281)
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Ad agency puffery.
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ABloch
Posted 2019-12-09 9:35 PM (#591367 - in reply to #591281)
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Bumper wings too.
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mikes2nd
Posted 2019-12-10 3:52 AM (#591373 - in reply to #591281)
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this guy is getting banned from Ebay for copyright infringement...

I would just find a company to make you a poster... this guy sells a few and gets banned...
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