Saturday, 29 August 2009
A small and strange looking boy dressed in a giant fake moustache, wearing a chef's hat emblazoned with the word 'chef' written in sausages, with an Earthward plummeting aeroplane on his shoulder, advertising a seasoning called Praise Allah.
A work of staggering genius or Dadaist madness? Who can tell?
From Gourmet- The Magazine of Good Living, November 1960.
Tuesday, 25 August 2009
Sunday, 23 August 2009
Friday, 21 August 2009
Thursday, 20 August 2009
Monday, 17 August 2009
"Officers of the Northwest Sunbathing Association: back row, president Merlyn Troska, Secretary Jim Sutherlin; front row, Treasurer Mel Stevens, ASA trustee Ruth Kirk, Vice-president Les Bowser".
From the 1956 Modern Sunbathing and Hygiene Annual.
Sunday, 16 August 2009
Arnos Grove Underground station. From Design at Work, produced jointly by the Royal Society of Arts and the Council for Industrial Design.
As far as I know the station is exactly the same now but with a different lamp-post outside.