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Old 12-13-2012, 04:15 PM   #37
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Thanks for the nice comments. I'm just trying to make the boring parts slightly less boring.

Originally Posted by XC Rider View Post
Lovin' it Pomo; ain't Route 66 grand! Here's that Burma Shave sign you missed and a few others from when I came back east on Route 66 some years back.
Thanks XC. I remember seeing those now that you posted them. I couldn't memorize them all though.

If you want to feel the full brunt of their brilliant marketing, here is a near-as-comprehensive-as-it-gets list of the slogans organized by year. It is neat to see how they evolved. The first few slogans were more marketing and less fluff, not much rhyming.
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