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Mary had an ashtrayFull of ashes white as snowAnd every time she drove the carThe tray would overflow.She dumped it on the road one dayWhich was against the rule,The road is very ugly now'Cause she was such a fool.
From a 1970 anti-littering ad:
Posted at 09:13 PM in Advertising from the 1970s, Vintage Ads, Vintage Advertising Illustration, Vintage Public Service Announcements (PSAs) | Permalink
Interesting post. And funny re your disclaimer to not being into fashion -- I wrote something similar and quite a few other Photo Hunters whose blogs I've visited today did so too. Seems like even though many of us Photo Hunters are female, a large proportion of us aren't much into fashion! :)
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25 February 2011 at 01:33 AM
The ashes wouldn't be much of a problem because they would biodegrade very quickly. It's the nasty butts that take a while to break down. But if Mary is having to empty her ashtray that often, I don't think she's going to be around very long anyway.
Cute ad, though, and interesting pop culture reference. Love the display font!
25 February 2011 at 09:47 AM
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