Armour Ads

These are just a small portion of the ads that we have for sale. None of these are reproductions, all are original. Most of these are large ads, larger than our scanner bed. Therefore the view shown on the page may not completely show the ad. They are placed in a plastic bag with a cardboard backboard for protection. Please e-mail us with your specific interests.


HOME
PAGE
AD
PAGE
MAGAZINE
PAGE
HOW TO ORDER
PAGE
NEW LISTING
PAGE
 
e-mail Vic with questions

DESCRIPTION
SOURCE
QTY.
PRICE
VIEW AD
PAYPAL
Black and white 7 1/2" x 11 1/2" ad for their Star Bacon. The intention of this ad is to make the public realize that adding bacon to your dinners will allow you to add variety to your family's meals. The ad headline introduces "4 Sunday Night Suppers built around Star bacon" and has pictures of Cheese Toast with Star Bacon, Stuffed Star Bacon Slices and Frankfurters Wrapped in Star Bacon. The ad says that these recipes and more are available in their recipe book, 36 Ways to Serve Star Bacon.
March 1930
Better Homes & Gardens
1
$8.50
View Armour 4

Full color 9 1/2" x 13" ad for their Mayflower Vegetable Oleomargarine. The ad has a picture of two tasty looking biscuits that have already been buttered. On one side of these biscuits is the knife that was used to butter them and on the other side is a package of Armour's margarine. The ad headline reminds you that "You know it's good - it's Armour Margarine!". This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
October 4, 1948
Life magazine
1
$8.00
View Armour 1

Full color 8" x 11" ad for their their Pantry-Shelf Meals with emphasis on their Chopped Ham. Over a picture of a kitchen table set with bread and four bowls filled with spaghetti topped with slices of chopped ham is the headline Ham n' spaghetti suppers - 25 cents apiece". The text gives the recipe for this unique meal and the bottom of the ad shows some of the 25 different Armour Pantry-Shelf Meals to choose from".
August 1952
Woman's Day
1
$8.00
View Armour 5

Full color 10" x 13" ad for more things you can do with their Miss Wisconsin Cheddar Cheese. The ad has a picture of "Macaroni squares - rich with Miss Wisconsin Cheddar Cheese" that has been cut into six helpings and one has already been taken. The text has the recipe for this tasty and unusual delicacy that you too can make in your kitchen.
October 1952
McCall's
1
$8.00
View Armour 9

Full color 7 3/4" x 10 3/4" ad for another one of their Pantry-Shelf Meals. While showing several cans of a variety of these products the emphasis is placed on a can of Chili Con Carne and has a picture of a table set with bowl of this product and name tags by each one. The ad headline claims that "This spicy chili is always the winner - after the game!" and has another picture of a group of happy fans dressed in warm clothes and heading for the house with Armour Chili Con Carne.
November 1953
Woman's Day
1
$8.00
View Armour 6

Full color 9 1/2" x 13" ad for their Cheddar Cheese. There is a delicious looking picture of an apple pie with one helping cut out and placed onto a plate with a good-sized piece of cheese cut from a block with a label that says "Sharp Aged Miss Wisconsin Cheddare Cheese". The headline says "From our rolling dairy country comes a fine cheddar stamped 'Miss Wisconsin'" and the text mentions things other than an apple pie that will be helped by a slice of this cheese. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
November 12, 1956
Life magazine
1
$7.50
View Armour 7

Full color 10" x 13" ad for their Cheddar Cheese. There is a picture of a package of this cheese, a grater, some grated cheese and a bowl of just-made Macaroni and Cheese. The headline promises that "For flavorful macaroni there's a better cheddar stamped 'Miss Wisconsin'" and the text talks about the flavor of this product and the different ways it is available. This ad is larger than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
March 18, 1957
Life magazine
1
$7.50
View Armour 8

Full color 10" x 13" ad for their Canned Chopped Ham. This ad has a picture of a dinner table set with a Ham and Yam Dinner and the caption under the picture tells you how to create this masterpiece, at your house not mine. The text talks about this product calling it "sugar-cured and juicy" while mentioning it is in a loaf where you can slice it for sandwiches or for a meal.
June 5, 1962
Look magazine
1
$7.50
View Armour 10

Full color 4 1/2" x 13" ad for their Back Ribs with Barbecue Sauce in a can. The ad has a picture of a can rotating over a grill filled with ribs cooking and the headline introducing "meaty new idea...Ribs in a Can. All smoked - All sauced - All cooked". This ad is taller than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
August 24-31, 1963
Saturday Evening Post
1
$7.50
View Armour 3

Full color 4 1/2" x 13" ad for their Ribs in a Can. This ad, for this unusual product, has a picture of a can of this product setup on a rotisserie over a grill full of cooking ribs. The ad calls it a "Meaty new idea" and claims that you will get "2 1/2 pounds...all smoked, sauced and cooked" in each can that you buy. This ad is taller than my scanner bed so the outer edges of the ad will not be visible in the scanned view.
November 16, 1963
Saturday Evening Post
1
$7.50
View Armour 2

Full color 10" x 14" ad that wonders "How do you bacon out of a package of Armour Star Franks?". Under the picture of the bacon and under the picture of the Franks comes the answer. It says "No trick. Just look for the specially marked package of Armour Star Franks. Inside you'll find a coupon worth 15 cents off the price of Armour Star Bacon at your favorite food store." So the mystery has been solved. As they say at the bottom of the page under a hot dog that has been wrapped up with bacon, "And that about wraps it up".
May 13, 1966
Life magazine
1
$7.50
View
Armour 11

Full color 10" x 13 1/2" ad with a picture of an elephant lifting a package of Armour Hot Dogs and a container of Planter's Peanuts up on his trunk. Oh yeah, the elephant is also identifying by saying "Hot dog". The words to the ad say "What do you say to 10 cents off on Planters Nuts? Say Armout Star Franks". The text explains by saying that "Every specially marked package of Armour Star All-Meat Franks contains a coupon good for 10 cents off on the purchase price of any jar of Planters Dry Roasted Nuts: peanuts, mixed nuts, cashews, pecans, almonds or Spanish Peanuts".
May 19, 1967
Life magazine
1
$7.50
View
Armour 12









BACK TO HOME PAGE