Lost Advertisements–Harry Davis for Sweet Caporal

17 Jul


A 1914 advertisement for Sweet Caporal Cigarettes featuring Philadelphia Athletics Coach–sometimes referred to as the team’s “Assistant Manager” after their 1913 World Championship– Harry Davis:

Harry Davis says:

“If you can get the newspaper boys to give you a puff, you’re some satisfied.  That is if it’s a puff of Sweet Caporal.”


2 Responses to “Lost Advertisements–Harry Davis for Sweet Caporal”


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