[Writing in Art] I Call It My True Companion by Coles Phillips

This is another Coles Phillips-illustrated advertisement for Sheaffer fountain pens. It appeared in Motion Picture Classic in 1920.

I Call It My True Companion by Coles Phillips, 1920

I Call It My True Companion by Coles Phillips, 1920

[Book Nerd Links] 12 Vintage Advertisements Starring Famous Authors

I adore vintage adverts of all kinds, but inevitably my favourites feature famous people. There is often a gap between a celebrity’s public image and the products or services they are willing to represent in exchange for money and more press. Naturally, I am in love with this list.*

12 Vintage Advertisements Starring Famous Authors [COURTESY FLAVORWIRE]

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*My only complaint: I wish they had included more than one ad featuring a woman writer.