Tuesday, October 16, 2007

'Pop' Art Papermate pen ad, 1967

I guess it was only a matter of time before I succumbed to the prurient influence of the internet, so here's the shocking-but-inevitable massive and erect pens photo...

(click on image to engorge)

Looks like some of these swingin' a-Go-Go hipsters might have been a little *too* excited about Papermate's new line, but hey - - a happening is a happening, I guess...

Some extraneous defining of terms, via the inevitable Wikipedia links:
- 'Op art'
- 'Pop art'

2 comments:

Craig D said...

Oh, yeah!

I'm going to use this ad for my next "sixties psych" compiliation CD-R.

"Groovy" doesn't begin to describe these pens!

Term Paper said...

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