Saturday, May 19, 2007

Ebony Ad, 1970: Hair Stylists Recommend Raveen

Great faces, great names, *awesome* salon names...

It's a two-page ad that ran in the December 1970 issue of Ebony magazine.

Looking at the variety of the photos, I'm guessing that the Raveen company solicited their professional clients for a testimonial and asked them to include a photo.

Some of these photos look like very quick snapshots, some like a studio shot, perhaps to promote their salon.

And then there's a few of these that look suspiciously like old yearbook photos...

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1 comment:

Donna Lethal said...

I love salon names. I wonder if any of them are still around?

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