Mad Men?

April 8, 2015

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I’m pretty sure that most people my age and a little younger would assume that this is a picture of Alfred E. Neuman, resident guru of Mad Magazine from our youth in the 1960s.  It is, in fact, an ad for a Vancouver dental practice from July 1904, many decades before Neuman was conceived.

Image from “World“, 1904 July 21, p.1

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Night Music: Manfred Mann’s Earth Band

April 8, 2015


Image: The Tulips At the Window

April 8, 2015

Tulips at the Window

Today. Right now. Strong and robust, they are at their very peak.

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