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Flippin’ Burgers, Suburbia Style
Sea Nymph - 1956
Soft Drink - detail from 1953 Squirt Soda ad.
Want something good?  Coca Cola, 1951.
Motel Pool
Beach Ball
Swimsuits - detail from 1958 Marina Del Mar swimsuits ad.
Catalina Swimsuits - 1954
Skirts Ahoy!  Detail from 1952 Cole of California ad, art by Ren Wicks.
1959 Thunderbird
1964 Pontiac
Swimming Pool Fun… I’m wisely using my short window of opportunity to give you something new!

RIP Horace Silver (1928-2014)

From the 1955 album Horace Silver And The Jazz Messengers.

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Happy Summer! - detail from Johnson’s Sun Tan Oil ad.
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“A Life On The Ocean Wave, A Home On The Rolling Deep” art by Dick Sargent - detail from cover of Saturday Evening Post - August 22, 1959.