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Distributed by:
Pepsodent Company, American, 1915 - 1944  Search this
Subject of:
W. G. Hay, American, died 1978  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper
Dimensions:
H x W: 3 3/4 × 3 7/16 in. (9.5 × 8.7 cm)
Type:
paper dolls
Date:
1931
Description:
A color paper doll depicting a radio announcer sitting at a desk. The man is blonde, wearing a gray/bue suit with a blue tie with his arms folded onto the desk in front of him. At the bottom of the front of the paper doll, in black type, reads [BILL HAY]. There are two black tabs at the bottom of both the right and left side of the paper doll (meant to be bent back for the doll to stand upright). The tab on the right has text in white vertically printed reading [COPYRIGHT 1931/BY THE PEPSODENT CO.]. Reverse is light brown with black text, reading [For Strong, Healthy/Teeth/Use Pepsodent Tooth/Paste twice a day - See/your dentist at least/twice a year.]
Topic:
African American  Search this
Advertising  Search this
Amusements  Search this
Radio  Search this
Sitcoms  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2014.53.8.5
Restrictions & Rights:
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera-Advertisements
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
GUID:
http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5b225d33a-a051-4517-aef8-e09d182d56f9
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2014.53.8.5