1946 The Cat Comes Back Shell Oil or Firestone Contro Fashion for Swimwear and Girdles Original Vintage Advertisement

$19.95

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“The cat comes back” is the theme of this 1946 original vintage advertisement for Shell Oil and Gasoline. It features a neat and vintage art drawing of cat which stands for catalyst in high octane gasoline.

A BONUS is another ad on the opposite side the same page for Firestone Contro which was used for fit and wear on sportswear, lingerie and shoes.

The ads are 10x14 and in color. They are in very good condition with some aging. Please see the scans.

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.

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 scarcer 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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  • Europe : 1 - 3 weeks
  • Asia Pacific : 2 - 4 weeks

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