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Saturday, August 01, 2015
Comic Book Ads: Wheaties, Part 4!
Continuing a look at the Wheaties ads from Golden Age comics (can you believe it was December the last time I posted these?)! As noted before, Wheaties really hit their stride in their comic book ads when they started using famous athletes in their comics ads -- this is a precursor of sorts to when they started featuring athletes on the boxes of the cereal. Here's some more ads:
I have to admit, I have no idea who any of these people are, not following sports myself!
Believe it or not, this isn't the end of these! There'll be more in the next issue!