1944 Widow Writing Letter of Thanks Original Vintage Ad by Travelers Insurance Unique and Interesting Story Clayton Underhill Art


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“I have a letter to write this evening“ is the theme for this 1944 unique original vintage advertisement by Travelers Insurance Company. Ad by Clayton Underhill has nice art of a widow with a letter to mail in her hand to Travelers. Ad tells her story about here husband had been accidentally killed at the plant he worked. She was left with 2 small children but because her husband had insurance at the plant and they would receive a payment each month that provided for the family. Now after she had received the last check after 20 years. An old ad that still is meaningful today. Please see the scan.

This ad is 10x13 and in very good condition with nice detail and color.

Vintage advertisements and articles are becoming more and more collectible for their nostalgia look and unique eye-appeal. They also are suitable for framing and are becoming more scarce as the supply of vintage paper products continues to decrease. Please note this is an original, vintage product advertisement and NOT a reproduction.

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