Posts Tagged ‘Ads from the Past’
This 1975 ad was a throw back to yesteryear as the Calhoun Elementary School released its last paper. The ad was for Uptown Cards & Gifts, which was located behind the school at 3007 Hennepin Avenue. Thatcher ImbodenHow cities work and change, how they are the product of their inhabitants and outside forces, and the […]
Fur and a matchbook?
An ad from 1989
Harris Hardware, once located at 3045 Hennepin Avenue, placed this ad in the 1975 Calhoun Elementary School newspaper. The ad was a throwback. Check out this 1981 ad that’s a bit more conventional. Thatcher ImbodenHow cities work and change, how they are the product of their inhabitants and outside forces, and the resulting livability keep […]
A 1975 ad of Uptown’s Orr Books.
This 1975 ad for local Mexican restaurant, South of the Border.
Seedless or seeded raisins? Your pick for 30 cents.
A Lyn-Lake construction firm pushes new two-car garages in 1963
A 1941 ad for Dean’s Coffee Shops, which had a location at Lake & Hennepin.