Monday, November 15, 2010

Marjory C. Woodbury, Nashua Woolnap Blankets, 1918

Click image for 865 x 1300 size. From Taschen's "All-American Ads 1900-1919".

"Sleep Warm

Fur, wool, feathers or cotton have no warmth in themselves. No matter how heavy his fur or feathers, any animal would freeze if it were not for the way Nature weaves the blanket which covers him. Tiny air cells between the fibres retain the air which keeps out the cold and keeps the blood heat in. That's the priciple used to give Nashua Woolnap Blankets their soft warmth.

Nashua Woolnap
Pure Cotton Blankets
Keep You Warm

Their deep, velvety pile holds in the bodily heat of the sleeper in each tiny imprisoned aie cell, and keeps him comfy and snug. Many beautiful patters to delight the eye - gay plaids, soft tans and grays and dainty cream striped borders. You get maximum warmth and long, long service at surprinsingly low cost.

Individually wrapped, they reach you fresh and clean. When you buy your Nashua Woolnap Blankets, look for the ticket."

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