1944 WWII Soldier at Sea Permutit Sea-Water Desalting Kit or Hammermill Bond Paper Original Vintage Advertisement


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How to drink sea water and live” is the theme of this 1944 WW2 era original vintage advertisement for Permuitt Sea-Water Desalting Kits that could be used in the war. The ad features a photo of a WW2 soldier on a raft at sea drinking water that was purified by the Permuitt De-Salter.

A BONUS is another ad on the opposite side of the same page by Hammermill Paper. Featured in the ad is are pictures of a secretary and her boss using the Hammermill “3 Steps that Get Things Done.”

The ads are 5x11 and in very good condition with nice detail. They will be sent uncut on the original pages they appeared.

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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