Thursday, 3 June 2010

Tonics, Soda water, Soda pop and Soft drinks ...

It's a hot, sunny day here in Sweden. And the temperature climbs like a steeple-jack. Time for a carbonated beverage and a wonderful ad from Life, 1927. [Click to enlarge.]


Anonymous said...

Hi Joakim

Sorry for this off-topic question. Someone told us about a 1944 US giveaway comic-book

Donald Duck 1944 Christmas Gambles Giveaway Comic Book

The cover is at:

This book supposedly contains comics Taliaferro gags and the story:

Do you know anything about it?

Ref. at



Joakim Gunnarsson said...

François: Unfortunately I don't have it, and I have never seen it for real. So I'm afraid I can't help.