Calvin Coolidge Says, June 13, 1931

January 12, 2021

Date: June 13, 1931 Location: Northampton, MA (Original document available here) The current national convention of advertising men indicates what a great business in itself scientific publicity has become. A few years ago advertising was a mere incident of merchandising which was given little thought; now it is one of the cornerstones of commerce. Advertising […]

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Calvin Coolidge Says, December 6, 1930

December 15, 2020

Date: December 6, 1930 Location: Northampton, MA Summary: Article advocating for advertising. (Original document available here) When I was a boy in the hills of Vermont twelve miles from the railroad the only merchandise I saw was in the country store. But my horizon was widened by certain publications containing pictures and descriptions of things […]

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