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Monday, September 21, 2015

Coca-Cola

Just an old advertisement seen in Vermilion, Illinois.  I would love to know how old it actually is.  Probably not as old as I think, but then again, maybe it is with it being under the roof.  It has been protected a little bit from the weather.

15 comments:

Revrunner said...

Right next to a coke machine. Nice! :-)

John @ Sinbad and I on the Loose said...

These old ads on sides of buildings never disappoint.

Beth from VA, . . ."E" said...

i love anything old Coke. way cool!! they are slowly disappearing. ( :

Judy said...

I love these. I see some painted on old barns here but they are pretty much faded out that you can't read them anymore.

Stephanie said...

Nice shot!

John "By Stargoose And Hanglands" said...

Wikipedia shows a wall-advert like this, with a hand holding a Coke bottle aloft, and says that it dates from 1943, so perhaps yours is of similar vintage. It's certainly redolent of that period.

Jacquelineand.... said...

I've always loved those old signs... remember the 'See Rock City' signs you used to see on barns everywhere?

Sandra said...

i love it. brings back memories of my child hood when there were signs like this on every builig

eileeninmd said...

Good morning, I love the old coca-cola signs. It brings back some happy memories. Enjoy your day and the new week ahead!

Nancy Chan said...

During my younger days, coca cola used to come in this bottle. Now they are all in cans. I loved to drink iced cold coca cola with a pinch of salt.

Susan said...

Oh I love this!!!!!

TexWisGirl said...

nice find.

pattisjarrett said...

Love the look of this.

Ida said...

That's a great sign. - It does look to have some "age" to it. I wonder if there is some way to find out how old the sign is.

EG CameraGirl said...

It's attractive no matter how old it is.

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