Cory Doctorow at 10:41 pm Thu, Dec 16, 2010
ADVERTISE AT BOING BOING!
Decorated Insurance Ad
Nice. I actually work for this company…or the French mega-conglomerate that it has become in the 100 years since this advertisement ran.
I actually work for this company
May we thereby assume that they’re still represented by “men of character,” then?
I can’t speak thus about State Farm, I tell you what.
I rather like this one from Jugend magazine, 1901:
Read ‘After the Ball’ by Patricia Beard — the story of how Equitable was the Enron of the Gilded Age — and then tell me how “compelling” you find this ad.
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