Friday, August 17, 2012

In the year 2000

I'm loving these images from early 20th-century French cigarette cartons. Like so many things, it's sometimes a shame that the future we live in doesn't align to the visions from the past! I'm especially sad that here in Brooklyn I can't take a whale bus across the East River when I'm going into Manhattan. Time to keep dreaming.





Above: Archival Clothing's new sample maker



3 comments:

Lizzie - The Vintage Traveler said...

Wow! As a teacher, I'd have loved having one of those books-to-brains machines.

Andy said...

As a past student, I would have loved one of those books to brain machines too. Would make studying a thing of the past.

The Eye said...

These are brilliant! I especially love the last one with the kids in the class...LOL

Such great imaginations!!

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