Story: Advertising

Advertisements on stamps (3rd of 4)

Advertisements on stamps

An unusual place to display advertisements was on the back of postage stamps. People were invited to contemplate their buying needs before licking and sticking.

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Alexander Turnbull Library
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How to cite this page:

Jock Phillips, 'Advertising - Radio and other advertising methods', Te Ara - the Encyclopedia of New Zealand, http://www.TeAra.govt.nz/en/photograph/22406/advertisements-on-stamps (accessed 9 April 2020)

Story by Jock Phillips, published 11 Mar 2010