Thursday, September 8, 2011
Whitey Hawking Post
I was not even four months old when this issue of LIFE magazine hit the newsstands. Always nice to see Mark Antony smoking. And Liz not wearing a wedding ring.
- April 13, 1962
On page eight of that issue we see Whitey Ford hawking Post Cereal Trading cards.
image lifted from
this ebay auction
I didn't know about these Mantle and Maris cards with advertising backs until doing some searching for baseball related advertising images for a
previous blog entry
This is a far cry from the earliest baseball card advertising I've seen (
September 8, 2011 at 11:25 AM
that's a great find for someone... and the 13th of April is my birthday! Just.... 8 years later...
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