|Title||Ad, Lipton Tea, 6: celebrity endorsement ads for Lipton Tea; clipped various magazines, 1944 + 1945.|
|Object Name||Ad, Magazine|
|Collection||Hoboken Manufactured Products Collection|
|Credit||Museum Collections. Gift of a Friend of the Museum.|
|Scope & Content||
Six motion picture stars celebrity endorsement advertisements for Lipton Tea, 1944 and 1945. Printed magazine advertisements clipped from unidentified publications; all are printed in full color; size circa 5-1/2" wide x 10-1/2" high with irregularly clipped edges.
Lipton Tea was a product of Thomas J. Lipton, Inc., which was based in Hoboken at this time.
All were movie stars at some time, but not all were promoting a current film.
1: 1944. Barbara Stanwyck, starring in "Double Indemnity."
2: 1944. Betty Hutton, starring in "And The Angels Sing."
3: 1944. Veronica Lake, starring in "The Hour Before the Dawn."
4. 1945. Jeanette MacDonald.
5. 1945. Gary Cooper, producer - star of "Along Came Jones."
6: 1945. Gracie Allen. (Allen with her husband, George Burns, became hosts of The Maxwell House Coffee Hour radio show in September 1945. They appeared in many advertisements promoting Maxwell House.)
|Year Range from||1944.0|
|Year Range to||1955.0|
|Caption||1: Lipton Tea ad; Barbara Stanwyck, 1944|
Business & Commerce