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Indian History Rewritten
The Indian civilisation, considered to be the product of clash and subsequent inter mixture of the white-skinned civilised invaders and the dark savages native to India, has been rightly questioned in recent years, and the mischievously fabricated history of...
History & Anthropology >> Indic / Vedic
The Truth Behind the History of the Necronomicon
I don't think there are many people out there who haven't heard of the Necronomicon and the dreadful things connected with it. We've all heard the theories about how it is a Satanist tool; actual copies of the book are bound in human skin and how you risk...
Deities & Heros >> Chthulu
History of the Egyptian Religion, part I: Early Dynastic Period
I - Predynastic - Early Dynastic Period. The temples were in essence the *Home of the God* and thus a place where only Pharaoh as the Son of God and those he appointed as his deputies, could meet with the god. This goes all the way back to Archaic and...
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of Egyptian Medicine and Philosophy
When medical knowledge past is considered, lack of aseptic technique, pain-killing drugs and antibiotics are an accepted part of our modern legend of these ancient healing practices. You will find that none of this is true when it comes to Ancient Egypt....
Religions >> Egyptian
History & Anthropology >> Egyptian
History of the Egyptian Religion, part II: The Old Kingdom
II - The Old Kingdom ca 2686-2181 BC During the Old Kingdom the Egyptian society moved from tribal communities to a fully developed theocratic system, where the power of the king was absolute. The great pyramids of Dynasty 4 was made possible by technological...
Religions >> Egyptian

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Ho-ho-ho! It bears repeating-- : advertising characters in the Land of
Pesach Yizkor 5771
Burma Shave. Slow down, Pa. Sakes alive.
The Advertisement As Literary Genre Preview
SHE PREFERRED SHAVE. The product's catchy five-liners and six-liners were, according to BURMA SHAVE historian Frank Rowsome, Jr. (Rowsome, 1965.
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granville 2010 fall newslette...
Little did we know of the history? Burma Shave was a struggling family business when the son came up with the idea of consecutive signs with catchy slogans.

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Remembering that roadside cut-up, Burma-Shave
You can find a few more jingles on my blog, as well as links to Burma-Shave history. In short, though, the signs began losing effectiveness by the 1950s. The company was unable to post signs near big cities or on interstates.

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Burma-Shave - Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia
History. Burma-Shave was introduced in 1925 by the Burma-Vita company, owned by Clinton Odell.
Feeling nostalgic? Now you'll rave! Here's the story of Burma Shave
There are some funny stories in the history of the Burma Shave Company.
NPR : Burma Shave Signs, Present at the Creation
Give Us Back/Our Burma Shave
In his forward to the 1990 reprint of Frank Rowsome, Jr.
Burma Shave Slogans of the Fifties
Burma Shave animation Way back in 1925 young Allan Odell pitched this great sales idea to his father, Clinton.

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