Unused, new old stock (NOS), metal Salem cigarette advertising sign featuring an African American couple. Please read the full description below. Sign is marked “1985(4), R. J. Reynolds Tobacco Co.” and “PTD in USA, 1975 82-N-B”. Introduced as part of an ad campaign to attract African American smokers. True or not, or even politically correct studies were done that supposedly determined menthol cigarettes had more appeal to this group. This 31 year old sign is in near mint condition, NO rust, NO dents, excellent graphics and colors. This target direct marketing sign is 21 1/2” by 17 1/2” by 1/2” has pressed frame effect. It has been cleaned and waxed. See photos.
Drury House Antiques has over 500+ advertising items available for purchase. Over 100 Advertising Signs,150 Tobacco Tins, Cigar tins, Coffee tins, Tea Tins, candy Tins, Peanut Butter Tins & Wood Boxes, Advertising Clocks and Hand Held Advertising Fans. All in excellent to near mint condition, ALL on SALE. To purchase with MC or VISA please call Drury House Antiques 802-824-4395 EST or use PAYPAL