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Title Advertisement featuring Duncan Hines promoting Monsanto Plastics.
Collection Duncan Hines Collection
Object Name Ad, Magazine
Other Number Broadside 1560
Description Newspaper advertisement featuring Duncan Hines promoting Monsanto Chemicals and Plastics. The advertisement originated in the March 11, 1950 edition of the Saturday Evening Post.
Printed in the top half of the advertisement is a illustration of Duncan Hines in a kitchen full of Monsanto Plastics products. In the lower right corner of the illustration is a box containing the following text: "Duncan Hines famed authority on "where-to-eat," author of ADVENTURES IN GOOD EATING; LODGING FOR A NIGHT; VACATION GUIDE; ADVENTURES IN GOOD COOKING, AND THE ART OF CARVING IN THE HOME."

The bottom half of the advertisement features illustrations and descriptions of the products featured in the picture with Duncan Hines. A headline in the lower right side reads "For adventures in good living ...Monsanto Plastics." A few paragraphs discussing the Monsanto Plastics products are printed below the heading.
Subjects Advertisements
Plastics
People Hines, Duncan, 1880-1959
Existence of Copies
Catalog Number 2005.43.213
Dates of Creation March 1950
Extent Colored advertisement printed on magazine quality paper; advertisement has been removed from the magazine.
34.8 cm x 26.9 cm
North Latitude 0
South Latitude 0
Number of Images 1