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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons

Automobile ads kept magazines going through good times and hard. High-ticket items, they could afford to pay for color reproduction when that was too expensive for most other products. Everybody knows something about cars! Some of these ads were created by the best artists in the business. And some of them are just fun to look at as nostalgia; or, if you prefer, ancient history. Trucks here, too. Also wagons and carriages.  



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The Ford V-8 engine makes quite a difference. Couple driving into the parking lot of the stadium for the big game! Easy to handle in crowded traffic; that's why so many women drive Fords. Published in the November, 1934 issue of GOOD HOUSEKEEPING. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Shaft-driven, the aristocrats of motordom, and oh so cute. Is someone driving this? Published in the January 15, 1910 issue of SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN. Source: Steve Kirch, collector, and creator of a great website about SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN in the past Restoration by: magscanner
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This is the car which has rendered other electric types obsolete. Elegance, as seen when two women step out of the box on wheels, fresh as when they began. Published in an early 1900's issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Buy your tires based on their style and you can go safely to the beach and pick up babes. This is an interesting layout, seeming somewhat right- and bottom-heavy, and forcing the eye to start with the word "Extra". Published in the April 27, 1929 issue of COLLIER'S MAGAZINE. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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From every store comes Christmas cheer, says Santa in a note, as International Trucks deliver millions of packages of presents. Published in an unidentified 1939 magazine.. Artist: Source: eBay sellers Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
by Myron Perley
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Ad for the Willys-Knight Six, an unusual motor-car with an engine you'll never wear out. Distinguished and remarkable. Great painting of an autumn scene, with your liveried driver opening the door for you as you leave your estate. License plate number 510-12. From the November, 1925 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Artist: Myron Perley Source: Renita Ivey Restoration by: Renita Ivey
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Elegance is the word in this ad for Packard, which links the car visually to Medieval princesses with big dogs. "The supreme combination of all that is fine in motor cars." From the July 156, 1927 issue of the LITERARY DIGEST. Artist: Source: Renita Ivey Restoration by: Renita Ivey
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Now we're talking! Note the different models of cars. Only one of them is an Arrow, but we're putting all the Pierce cars in this section just to keep them together for you. Published in the January 5, 1905 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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This unlikely name for a car is said to be for a Crow rebadging of a Black Motor Company automobile. Published in 1911 issue of MOTOR AGE. Source: eBay seller babbettesstuff1 Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in a 1903 issue of the CYCLE AND AUTOMOTIVE TRADE JOURNAL Artist: Source: eBay seller papermerchant Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
by F. X. Leyendecker
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Five passenger electric can be driven from both the front and rear seats; all passengers face forward. When riding alone with your wife sit beside her and drive from the rear seat. Don't sit in front and look like a tired chauffeur. When riding with three or four people drive from the front seat and have an unobstructed view. Artist: F. X. Leyendecker Source: Galen Handy Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for General Motors Trucks, from the June, 1919 issue of the AMERICAN REVIEW OF REVIEWS. Source: Magazineart.org physical archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
by C. Everett Johnson
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Prestige; only a few can enjoy the luxury of the Rauch & Lang Electric. Show by furr-trimmed robe and boots, top hat with silk gloves, and other signs of wealth. Artist: C. Everett Johnson Source: Galen Handy Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in the November 16, 1912 issue of SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN. Source: Steve Kirch, collector, and creator of a great website about SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN in the past Restoration by: magscanner
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Published in a 1903 issue of the CYCLE AND AUTOMOBILE TRADE JOURNAL. Artist: Source: eBay seller papermerchant Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Firestone Tires, from the July, 1920 issue of the AMERICAN REVIEW OF REVIEWS. Source: Magazineart.org physical archives Restoration by: magscanner
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The Klaxon can be heard by another driver half a mile ahead. Wow. It can be heard by everyone else, too. Purposely harsh and startling. Frightens the horses. The driver who hears a Klaxon does not stop to think; he turns to his side of the road involuntarily and promptly. Published in the March 31, 1910 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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by C. Everett Johnson [probably]
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Artist: C. Everett Johnson [probably] Source: eBay seller babbettesstuff1 Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Cole Motor Cars 8-cylinder Toursedan, with windows that store out of sight to make it similar to a touring car. Published in the November 23, 1916 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine.
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by George Gibbs
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Columbia Cars are built in Hartford, Connecticut, a city where close caliper machine work has been a habit for 70 years. But they will still get you down south to Daddy's plantation! Published in the May 19, 1910 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: George Gibbs Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for United States Rubber Company Tires, from the July, 1920 issue of the AMERICAN REVIEW OF REVIEWS. Source: Magazineart.org physical archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Serene sunset of an evening drive. Your chauffeur stops the car to direct your attention to a particularly brilliant bit of scenery. A wife (might be yours) stands up to see it better. The artist could be the Williams who did -1909A. Published in the March 4, 1909 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for the Marmon 34, published in the June 1, 1918 issue of SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN.
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Compare to the previous ad, also for the Model 34. Published in the January 30, 1918 issue of SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN. Source: Steve Kirch, collector, and creator of a great website about SCIENTIFIC AMERICAN in the past Restoration by: magscanner
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Five cylinders, air-cooled, no water, no radiator, no fan, no flywheel, no muffler. Wow. Published in a 1907 issue of MOTOR. Source: eBay seller babbettesstuff1 Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Chevrolet cars, from the June, 1927 issue of the PEOPLE'S HOME JOURNAL. You have a car, your woman deserves a car, too.
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
by George Gibbs [?]
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A really NEW limousine, one suitable for you to travel in to the opening of the opera season, or whatever. Lighted interior. Step carefully, dear. Published in the December 7, 1911 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: George Gibbs [?] Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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by Leonard
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In true taste and elegance, but lenient on the purse strings. ...running mate to Cadillac, enjoying all the economies of their great joint volume of production. Elegant sophisticates leave superbly fancy event in their La Salle. From the March, 1930 issue of GOOD HOUSEKEEPING. Artist: Leonard Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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by S. Crosby B.
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The joys of touring. Here's the Peerless Girl, No. 5. What a joy to tour with her, eh? Published in the March 3, 1904 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: S. Crosby B. Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Willys-Overland Automobiles, with art by famed illustrator and cover artist Herbert Paus, from the November 23, 1916 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Put the windows down (with disappearing sashes), and the sedan becomes something like a touring car; an early convertible design. It's a Touring Sedan.
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Ad for Firestone Tires, from a 1930 issue of an unidentified magazine.
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Ad for Garford Trucks, from the September 29, 1913 issue of the SATURDAY EVENING POST. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Chevrolet cars, focusing on economy and how it will help send they boy off to college. The car that is complete! No extra parts to buy. There it is, just outside the window. From the April 30, 1938 issue of COLLIER'S MAGAZINE. Artist: Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Ad for Willys-Overland automobiles, from the October 26, 1911 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Long paragraph of text, and a picture of the car if you are still reading.
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Elaborate ad for Baker Electric Vehicles, showing five different models that capture the range and market for these early electrics. Published in the October 1, 1908 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for the Locomobile Six, shown on Riverside Drive in New York City. Hey, that's Grant's Tomb on the left. Published in the October 26, 1911 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. With ten-inch upholstery, "your chauffeur does not have to slow up for cross-walks, car-tracks, or rough spots in the streets." The rough spots may be hard on the tires and suspension, but that's nothing compared to the dents you'll get from the pedestrians you hit if you don't slow up for the cross-walks.
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Ad for Studebaker Electric Automobiles, from the August, 1902 issue of HARPER'S MONTHLY. A box, a battery, and a motor, and there you are! Let's go for a little ride down the driveway from the manor house. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Truffault-Hartford Shock Absorbers, from an unidentified 1910 magazine. "I have driven my Apperson over 50,000 miles without breaking a spring...."
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
by Louis Fancher
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The Pierce Runabout, a smaller car ... suitable for a woman driver. That's a bit less common for 1909, eh. Wouldn't you want to be on that street back in the late summer of 1908.... Published in the January 7, 1909 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Louis Fancher Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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by Fred mizen
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Couple driving through the rocky mountain lands of the far West stop to look at distant scenery through binoculars. A six in the price range of a four. Published in a 1929 issue of BETTER HOMES AND GARDENS. Artist: Fred mizen Source: Cynde Georgen, Trail End Historic Site, Sheridan Wyoming Restoration by: Cynde Georgen
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Your wife can drive your children through the winter snows in this car; you will have confidence in its reliability. Artist: Source: Galen Handy Restoration by: magscanner
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Baker Electrics at the National Capital -- over one hundred and thirty of them used by Washington society. Shaft driven! Artist: Source: Galen Handy Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for the Federal Motor Truck Company, from a circa 1916 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Dodge Brothers closed cars, appealing to feminine tastes. From the June, 1917 issue of HEARST'S MAGAZINE. Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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by J. W. Hupp
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The superfine small car, suitable for days playing golf by the country estate. Published in the July, 1920 issue of AMERICAN REVIEW OF REVIEWS. Artist: J. W. Hupp Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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The price of a Moon car is an appeal to your reason. First page of a two-page spread. Published in the June, 1919 issue of AMERICAN REVIEW OF REVIEWS. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Two-page spread (with the previous image) about how the car would have finished the race if it hadn't been driven badly, and had no actual mechanical problems except for a mistaken driver. Just read about the failures of the other cars! Published in the September 1, 1911 issue of MOTOR AGE. Source: eBay seller babbettesstuff1 Restoration by: magscanner
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A conservative design for a car aimed at conservative buyers. High quality, economically run, and moderate price. The company logo is printed in a typeface emulating documents from the early 1700's. Old. Published in the April 7, 1921 issue of MOTOR AGE. Source: eBay seller babbettesstuff1 Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Goodrich Tires, from the June, 1919 issue of the AMERICAN REVIEW OF REVIEWS. Source: Magazineart.org physical archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for the Willys-Overland Model 46, four cylinders and 20 horsepower, from the May, 1911 issue of the COSMOPOLITAN. Makes a two-page spread with -1911B, next image.
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Nice linework on this picture of rich suburban happiness, though the car is too big and the people too small. It all just reminds one of Mister Toad and his wild ride. Many words describe the pride of Kokomo. From the April 20, 1912 issue of the SATURDAY EVENING POST. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Ad for the Dodge Victory Six, emphasizing how well it will fit into the family's needs and is hence suitable for women. What a cute shade of yellow-green. As published in the September, 1928 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for the Studebaker "40" open-top touring car; published in a 1910 issue of EVERYBODY'S MAGAZINE.
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by School of J. C. Leyendecker
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Formally dresses couple about to enter their Pierce-Arrow car, waiting for them, under the control of their steely eyed driver. Published in the October 14, 1909 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: School of J. C. Leyendecker Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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by J. J. Gould
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Selling the story more than the hardware. Oddly, this drawing seems to be dated 1906, as if it had been commissioned earlier than 1908, but not run. Or perhaps we just haven't seen it in earlier issues. Published in the September 17, 1908 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: J. J. Gould Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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by Edmund Davenport
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Back to layout with a trowel. I think you can absolve Davenport of this one, as he probably did the main image, with an implicit Winter story told for those who look at it for more than a minute, and someone at the shop pasted things onto a board for the rest of it. Published in the February, 1927 issue of AMERICAN MERCURY. Artist: Edmund Davenport Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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by Timmins [?]
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We're about to go into the Depression, but you can't tell that from this ad for the Studebaker Commander Eight Brougham, with six wire wheels and trunk standard equipment. The signature over by the flowerpots is only quasi-legible. Published in the March, 1930 issue of GOOD HOUSEKEEPING. Artist: Timmins [?] Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Ad for AC Spark Plugs, with a typical late 1930's layout of picture, text, small movie clips for slice-o-life verity, and some logo graphics. Not to mention a horse taking a bath. From the April 30, 1938 issue of COLLIER'S MAGAZINE Artist: Source: Charles Perrien Restoration by: Charles Perrien
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Ad for Babcock Electric Carriages, published in the May, 1911 issue of COSMOPOLITAN.
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From Root & Van Dervoort Engineering Company, of East Moline, Illinois, a motor car that improves with use. Published in the July, 1920 issue of AMERICAN REVIEW OF REVIEWS. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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No complications. Turn on power and steer. Published in the June 4, 1903 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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Ad for Thomas cars, from the E. R. Thomas Motor Car Co. in Buffalo, NY. Published in the October, 1911 issue of COSMOPOLITAN.
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Beef up your car with aftermarket products, so it will survive the trip through the mountains. Ad for Stromberg Carburetors, from the June, 1919 issue of the AMERICAN REVIEW OF REVIEWS. Source: Magazineart.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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The Packard Eight upholstery invokes the spirit of the Gobelin tapestry makers under the patronage of French King Louis XIV. Available in broadcloth, silk, and velour. Take that, tuck and roll. From the October, 1927 issue of GOOD HOUSEKEEPING. Artist: Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
by Edward Penfield
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It's been a fabulous evening out at the Theatre, and now our car is waiting for us right at the street. Suddenly Pierce is selling the image, and not so much the mechanical aspects of the car. And they've hired the best artists to sell that image. Published in the August 15, 1907 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Edward Penfield Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
by Ludwig Hohlwein
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The Pierce-Arrow at Nuernberg. Tour among the schlossen in a poster by Hohlwein. Published in the November 10, 1910 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: Ludwig Hohlwein Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
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Long continued success. The Milburn, the modern light, low slung electric, is just the thing to drive to the interpretive dance festival out in the woods. Artist: Source: Galen Handy Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
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Essex Super Six Challenger Coupe shown on yellow background as man photographs woman in graduation gown, holding a bouquet of flowers, and standing in front of the car that is presumably her graduation present. Restful comfort in the new Essex is illustrated symbolically by a woman on a cruise ship sitting in a deck chair. Low price, high quality. Published in the June, 1931 issue of GOOD HOUSEKEEPING. Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
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Ad for the Silver Anniversary Buick, published in the September, 1928 issue of the LADIES' HOME JOURNAL. A beautiful little yellow roadster, and a car that is suitable for women. Ladies, start your engines! Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
by C. Everett Johnson
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Artist: C. Everett Johnson Source: eBay seller babbettesstuff1 Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
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Lotta Miles portrait, framed by a tire, and don't forget to keep smiling with Kelly tires. Published in the 1920 souvenir program for the Hippodrome Theatre, New York City (honorary magazine). Source: Mariangela Buch Restoration by: Mariangela Buch
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
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Merely to see it is to place high estimate upon it. From Mars Hill, Indianapolis, Indiana. Published in the January 1921 issue of AMERICAN REVIEW OF REVIEWS. Artist: Source: MagazineArt.org Physical Archives Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
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The American version of the Austin, advertised to rich people in the November, 1930 issue of COUNTRY LIFE. A two-seater. Artist: Source: eBay seller babbettesstuff1 Restoration by: magscanner
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Magazine Art: Automobiles, Trucks, and Wagons
by R. W. Crumpton
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Life holds two big days, wedding day and buy an automobile day. Wowser to drive away from your wedding in a car like this one. Published in the June 16, 1910 issue of LIFE, the Humor Magazine. Artist: R. W. Crumpton Source: Tom Harris, on eBay as tabasco_life Restoration by: magscanner
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