More Wills’ Cigarette Cards – Civilian Defense Tips in WWII Britain

For many years it was the practice for cigarette manufacturers to put what was called a ‘cigarette card’ inside each packet of cigarettes. These and others were produced by the cigarette company ‘Wills, in collaboration with the ARP (Air Raid Precautions), an organisation dedicated to the protection of civilians from the danger of air-raids.

[Images found in here. Related post here.]

The .Gif Friday Post No. 714 – Drop N’ Drown, Fire Llamas & A Flaming Wheelie

[Found herehere, and somewhere on Pinterest.]

The .Gif Friday Post No. 710 – Christmas Fun

All .gifs by Polish artist Kajetan Obarski.

[Found here, here and here.]

The .Gif Friday Post No. 698 – 3-Way with Happy Ending, Laundromat Sterilizer & Mae Klong Market

[Found here, here and here.
More about Thailand’s Mae Klong Market here.]

The .Gif Friday Post No. 658 – Demo Bueno, Stockin’ the Station & Zamboni Flambé

[Found here, here and here.]

The .Gif Friday Post No. 656 – Smiley Fireus & The Ska-letones

[Flaming emoji found here. Don’t remember where I found the other guys.]

Halloween Snack Tray, Betty Boop & Mickey Mouse (plus CA fire escape)

[Image found here.]

I really am sorry about posting that as far as you know, so check out our Halloween archives instead. If that’s not enough, try these oddities from 1933:

Happy Halloween!


Meanwhile, THIS is scary:

Stay safe.

 

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