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    Default Surviving Adverts and Shop Signage

    There is a thread dealing with cut off roads how about old adverts, Ill start the ball rolling with this one.



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    Excellent thread DP.

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    great picture!

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    Beaver Radio Whitechapel.



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    Great pic,s. I suppose there must be loads of places, will keep my
    eyes open on my travels

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    Quote Originally Posted by drone_pilot View Post
    There is a thread dealing with cut off roads how about old adverts, Ill start the ball rolling with this one.

    Great idea.
    Please say where they are.
    I've not seen this Prebbles one before.

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    A few more..














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    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ode_rFzQb6g

    Ok - ok, not the same type of old advert but check out the ending, I don't remember it like that - do you?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Gerard View Post
    Beaver Radio Whitechapel.


    That white cladding has all been removed now, revealing the original frontage underneath.

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    Quote Originally Posted by Ged View Post
    http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ode_rFzQb6g

    Ok - ok, not the same type of old advert but check out the ending, I don't remember it like that - do you?
    LOL
    " If you know your history, then you would know where you coming from".


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    Great thread! Thanks, everyone!

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    The most unusual ad I remember was the one for Manns Brown Ale. The billboards adds didn't last to long and you will understand why. The ad depicted a party situation with a number of people drinking Manns Brown Ale and the slogan read;

    "Enjoy a Manns Brown and widen the circle of your friends". These adds appeared in the early sixties.
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    Was there one on the Lisbon?
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    Quote Originally Posted by Ged View Post
    Was there one on the Lisbon?
    Lol!!! you're getting worse Ged

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    Perhaps Mandy, I've just apologised to someone who PM'd me
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