My How Times Have Changed Dept.: Vintage Gun Ad

Um…yeah. Sometimes there are not words. “Absolutely Safe?” “Accidental Discharge Impossible?” “PAPA SAYS IT WON’T HURT US?” Wow. I mean, WOW. This ad must date sometime between 1891 and 1917. On a side note, I can’t help but observe that Iver Johnson is no longer in business (although they somehow kept the name going until 1971 […]