Burma-Shave


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Burma-Shave

their signs seen as “verses of the wayside throughout America.” [Am. Commerce and Folklore: Misc.]
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The evolution of men's shave and skin care has finally advanced from Burma-shave to Thrive's innovative botanical, antioxidant-enhanced products that restore the environment while guaranteeing consumers will look good.
The guests were directed along the highway to the church by Burma-Shave style signs crafted by Donna Beard Doherty, the groom's aunt Cousin of the bride Charlotte Dixon of Millry, Alabama, served at the guest registry.
Seuss, poets who must have grown up under the spell of Burma-Shave, old poets, young poets, fat poets, lean poets, male poets, female poets, little boy and girl poets.
On Oakmont Way, near Cal Young Road, I recently saw three signs posted on telephone poles about a block apart, in Burma-Shave style: "Love .
This component of the Milwaukee Museum of Art offers three online teacher guides, The Power of Advertising: Burma-Shave, The Art of the Album Cover, and Character Trademarks.
It's a grotto, a shrine, crowded with some mementos clearly related to Route 66 - Burma-Shave signs - and others less so, like photographs of Leo Tolstoy and John F.
The coastal vegetation gradually gave way To an interminable, scrub-filled desert, Rhyming lines of signs for Burma-Shave, And railroad tracks with wooden water towers.
He said of a friend's poem that he had seen better poetry "on Burma-Shave signs with the last two parts missing.
Achieving great popularity in 1960, in no small part to Brian Hyland's hit single, "Itsy Bitsy Teeny Weenie Yellow Polka Dot Bikini," the polka dot bikini brings us back to a simpler time when Burma-Shave signs dotted the country side, Pink Cadillac's were in, Hula Hoops were hot and 3-D movies were considered cutting edge technology.
I'm old enough to remember the Burma-Shave signs along the roads of America, so reading "Burma-Shave" (pages 12-13) brought back some good memories.
Maybe, if he watches carefully, he'll spot more Burma-Shave signs before their trip is through.
Or even why horses became the natural enemies of Burma-Shave signs.