6.2.13

Vintage Match Book Advertising



Met a guy today who has a rather nice collection of vintage and antique matchbooks-- the kind used for advertising, with pictures printed on the matches.  I only snapped a couple photos, but I just love these little anachronistic pieces of ephemera.  They're little bits of clever art.


{ above:  exterior of Club So-Ho's Continuous Floor Show matchbook.
below:  interior of matchbook. }


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... And I came across LeafClutter's rather covetable collection while trolling Pinterest:




{ above three photos:  via Leaf Cutter Designs blog }

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