Retro Xmas Ad

Most of the Christmas ads in the 1930 Star showed business-as-usual:  easy terms and shiny radios and thin stylish women struggling home with a dozen foil-wrapped boxes in their fur-draped arms.

At the bottom of the page, though, there’s this:


Special Hard Time Dental Prices. Upper or Lower Maroon Rubber. Extractions for three quarters. With novocain!

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