Triumph 650cc 1950
Classic motorbike with sidecar.
Eccles caravans 1953
Quarter page ad. Eccles were the main UK touring caravan builders for a number of years.
Douglas socket lights 1931
This US company was formed in 1902 and is still producing auto accessories as I write (7/09).
Texaco Fire Chief gasoline 1947 #1
These pictures with the kitten and .....
Texaco Fire Chief gasoline #2
... the dog just tickle me!
Esso Ethyl 1937
Anglo-American Oil Co advert.
US ad with imagery and wording that would have been just as familiar in the UK - "Put a tiger in your tank" and "The Esso sign means Happy motoring".
General Squeegee tires 1947
Ordnance Survey Maps 1991 Bicent
Great retro look.
Dunlop Tyres 1950
Painting by C E Turner of the highwayman John Cottington. One of a series of paintings commissioned by the Dunlop Rubber Company.
National Benzole 1951
Nice image of winged Mercury.
The wise yachtsman watches his boom… the wise motorists chooses Essolube.
Dunlop Tyres 1949
Painting by C Walter Hodgers of the White Bull, Ribchester, Lancs. One of a series of paintings in the “Famous Inns and their Signs” series commissioned by the Dunlop Rubber Company.