A Wise Old Owl and Father’s Day B.V.D. Clothing for Dad or Fred Allen and Texaco Old Ad


Shipping to United States: $4.99

1942 WW2 era Father’s Day original vintage advertisement for B.V.D. Men’s Clothing. The ad features a wise owl and an assortment of men’s clothing of the period. It is 10x14.

A BONUS is another ad on back of the same page for Texaco Dealers. Featured is vintage comedian and star Fred Allen who “who started as a juggler but for starting his car he now uses “Fire Chief,” gasoline. Please see the scan. This ad is 5.5x14 and will be sent uncut on the original it appeared.

The ads are in very good condition with light aging.

REMEMBER: these are NOT 2 separate items but the front and back of a SINGLE page. They are both being listed because of possible multiple interests or topics.

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