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Posted this other day before site recovery from backup but don’t see it now. 
 

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Oh, the amount of verbiage that went into every ad back then.

You could practically fit a chapter of War of the Worlds on this. (o:

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There was a question about this building being designed to resemble a hot dog. It was designed to resemble an airliner. I believe it is in  the Guidebook. This has come up here before.

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4 hours ago, icedstitch said:

What would make this fun to read is them saying all dogs served at the fair were made there.

They actually did make them there, and you could pick a pack to take home with special World's Fair packaging.

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This was taken from under one of the Swift "wings" of the Hall of Industrial Science which was just across the way - it is an original 8" x 10" transparency:

 

 

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17 hours ago, Bill Cotter said:

They actually did make them there, and you could pick a pack to take home with special World's Fair packaging.

That's fantastic.

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