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GONE, BUT NOT FORGOTTEN PART 2

YESTERDAY IN PART 1, we discussed the obsolescence of arsenic wallpaper and the Chaparral 2J Sucker Car, both appearing in the book Extinct: A Compendium of Obsolete Objects. Today in … Continue reading

May 4, 2022 · 4 Comments

THE ART OF IMPERIAL AIRWAYS

FROM 1924 TO 1939, Imperial Airways linked the British Empire during what in retrospect is termed aviation’s Golden Age. It was a golden age of aviation graphics too, as displayed … Continue reading

August 27, 2021 · Leave a comment